September 3, 2018

Festival of Dangerous Ideas seeks ‘civilised disagreement’

The world must urgently regain the art of "civilised disagreement" if we are to start tackling the myriad global challenges we face, says Simon Longstaff.
September 3, 2018

Alan Jones says he is ‘very comfortable’ with his role in Liberal implosion

Angry, at times nasty, and intent on setting fire to his enemies, Alan Jones threw plenty of barbs on Q&A.
September 3, 2018

Malthouse remounts Cloudstreet, brings Wake in Fright to the stage

Malthouse Theatre's 2019 season includes a slew of inspired adaptations and Australian and world debuts, with a little bit of star power thrown in.
September 3, 2018

Town Hall to become ‘a little Sri Lanka’

Sydney Town Hall will be transformed into a "little Sri Lanka" for three weeks next year when Belvoir takes over the city landmark with a new play.
September 3, 2018

Conway Savage, a Bad Seed and pioneering rock pianist, has died

Conway Savage had his own distinct touch when it came to playing piano.
September 3, 2018

Kingswood review: Garage to glitter balls at variety gig

Kingswood swap the garage for the R&B club night at a show previewing their upcoming album.
September 3, 2018

When four seasons are not enough

Until recently, dancer and choreographer Thomas ES Kelly knew little about Italian baroque music - and his relationship with Vivaldi's Four Seasons went only as far as listening to the theme from Chef's Table on Netflix.
September 3, 2018

Japanese authorities ‘examining’ Netflix series Dark Tourist

The show, narrated by a New Zealand journalist, is currently available in Australia. 
September 3, 2018

Plenty Serious Talk Talk review: Spoken and unspoken, Vicki Van Hout has much to say

Vicki Van Hout is a bold personality on Sydney's dance scene, and this is reflected in her solo show.
September 3, 2018

Melbourne Writers Festival takes a new tack

Hits, misses and fake funerals were all part of first-time director Marieke Hardy's Melbourne Writers Festival.
September 3, 2018

No Kidding: Jim Carrey’s new comedy is seriously dark

From Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind director Michel Gondry and writer Dave Holstein, Kidding is a portrait of a children's entertainer in meltdown.
September 3, 2018

Have Kendall Jenner and Ben Simmons split?

It is being reported that the romance between the model and the Australian basketballer has "cooled off" and she is hanging out with Anwar Hadid... again.