August 23, 2018

Quiet destroyer Franks takes centre stage for milestone test

All Blacks prop Owen Franks rarely speaks publicly, preferring to let his ruthless expertise in the dark arts of the front row do his talking for him.
August 23, 2018

String ensemble HIP to the times

The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra plays period pieces on period instruments.
August 23, 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan vs Eugenie and Jack: What do their engagement interviews reveal?

MEGHAN MARKLE, 37, and Prince Harry, 33, married in May. Princess Eugenie, 28, and Jack Brooksbank, 33, will marry in October. How do their engagement interviews compare?
August 23, 2018

Social Seen: Sydney’s usual suspects flock north for Hamilton Island Race Week

Sydney's best-known VIPs and social climbers make their annual pilgrimage to The Whitsundays; the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards; and Glassons launch their summer swim collection. By Amy Croffey – amy.croffey@fairfaxmedia.com.au.
August 23, 2018

Bang on a Can have yet to find a boundary they won’t cross

When young music graduates Michael Gordon, David Lang and Julia Wolfe moved to New York in the 1980s, fresh from Yale, they found a city divided along arbitrary lines.
August 23, 2018

Olivia Newton-John hits back at ‘false’ reports over tour cancellation

The singer cancelled two upcoming speaking appearances, sparking concerns about her health.
August 23, 2018

Robyn Archer review: A dangerous dance on volcano’s lip

Robyn Archer revisits the Weimar Republic's anti-fascist anthems by way of a timely warning of history repeating itself.
August 23, 2018

The kids are alright with the changing face of TV families

The traditional family has long been challenged by television producers, and that’s a very good thing, psychologists say.
August 23, 2018

The enduring appeal of Sherlock Holmes

For more than a century, there’s only been one man who comes to mind when the word detective is mentioned – Sherlock Holmes.
August 23, 2018

Mourinho needs positive reaction from United against Spurs

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho badly needs a performance and result to encourage his club's supporters when they take on Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Monday.
August 23, 2018

Zlatan clothing line closes after £18m loss

Former Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic's A-Z clothing line is closing down after two years following losses of £18m.
August 23, 2018

What’s on TV: Thursday, September 6

Thursday Picks: Police Custody: One Punch, Loch Ness, Beach Cops