August 23, 2018

String ensemble HIP to the times

The Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra plays period pieces on period instruments.
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

What’s on TV: Thursday, September 6

Thursday Picks: Police Custody: One Punch, Loch Ness, Beach Cops
August 23, 2018

‘We all make mistakes’: Jones apologises for using racial slur

Alan Jones dropped the N-word as part of a foul-mouthed rant while discussing leadership rumblings in Canberra.
August 23, 2018

Asia Argento: #MeToo actress now admits to sex with underage boy

Argento and a friend discussed the sexual encounter with former co-star Jimmy Bennett, according to the exchange published by TMZ.
August 22, 2018

Less is more for survivors on the margins of life

Debra Granik's Leave No Trace is about people pushed to the margins; living without safety nets.
August 22, 2018

The Big Bang Theory goes supernova, will end with its 12th season

The hit show's final season will take it to 287 episodes and into the history books as the longest running "multicamera" comedy series.