Review: Sugar, Sugar!

Pictured (L to R): Maureen Bowra, Natalie Renouf, Jenny Usher, and Anna Welch. Liquid Lunch Picture Credit: Geoff Lawrence, Creative Futures Photography. The talented Candy Shop Show Australia team have this year picked up where their hit, 2015 Anywhere Festival Jazz Age Dance Cabaret (music and dance from the 20s, 30s, and 40s) left off. The follow-up […]

REVIEW: Conversations with Goddesses

Tucked away on the second floor of South Brisbane’s Fox Hotel you’ll find Fish Lane Creative Studios. For the next few days, this quirky arts space will be the Anywhere Festival home of Conversations with Goddesses, a mixed media cabaret presented by Louise McCabe. Keeping an open mind is one of the key things I’ve learned to do when […]

Review:Conversations with Goddesses

Review:Conversations with Goddesses

10 May 7:30 This performance was held in a busy, (surprising on a Tuesday night) venue The Fox Hotel but luckily we went to level 2, the Fish Lane Studios so the buzz of downstairs was not able to be heard. We are greeted with a small stage with a red chaise lounge, a lap […]

REVIEW: Tragedy!

When writer, director and performer Elizabeth Scales takes to the stage in “Tragedy!”, toga-glad and statuesque as she parades about, the tone is set for her attempt to save the modern world from self-destruction. The, in-effect hour-long monologue begins with Sophocle’s “Antigone” recognition of the wonders of man and the need to honour the laws […]

Review: Bliss

Bliss by Underground Productions I saw this on the final night of its run at the festival; being a Sunday night and Mother’s Day I thought the numbers of this very interactive show might be low.  I was delighted to see that it was sold out! Thank you Underground Productions and writers Jack Bradley, Kurtis […]

Review: Dolores

08 May 2016 5pm I find myself at an art studio at Newmarket, the shed is now a space set in where we see small kitchen space with toys, colouring books left lying around, beside that is a dining table that is perfectly clean and clothes rack full of clothes drying and a basket full […]