Review

Women in Australia: Stories of Courage

 

· Tuesday, September 18, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

As part of Sydney Fringe 2018 Peach Productions presents a collection of eight new short plays written and directed by women of diverse backgrounds.

Le Dernier Appel

 

· Tuesday, September 18, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The dynamic Le Dernier Appel (The Last Cry) is set against the backdrop of New Caledonia’s forthcoming referendum, which will determine whether the one-time penal colony becomes independent of France.

Book– Mopoke

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Shortlisted for Picture Book of the Year 2018 by the Children’s Book Council of Australia, this book is fun and a high-quality and timeless addition to any bookshelf. 

Film–Juliet, Naked

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Juliet, Naked is no Monty Python. There’s nothing surreal here – indeed it’s all very real. With few belly laughs but many chuckles, Juliet, Naked is impossible to dislike but hard to love.

Fresh angles on the world’s wild treasures

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Sergey Gorshkov has to plan for months and take all his camera gear and other supplies in by helicopter but he still finds any excuse to visit Wrangel Island in the Arctic Ocean in the Russian Far East.

Waterloo artist explores place amid displacement

 

· Monday, September 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Camden, Brooklyn, Waterloo is an exhibition about place – a challenging theme for an artist living in social housing and who has no idea where the government will locate her next. What Rosalind does know is that her tiny row-house and garden are in the first area slated for demolition beginning in late 2019 and she awaits word about the next step.

Boundless plains to share?

 

· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Real Australian and Site of Passage are two exhibitions that show clearly why Australia’s diversity should be nurtured and celebrated.

Theatre – Macbeth

 

· Friday, August 31, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Macbeth is a very “blokey” play despite the infamous Lady Macbeth, and the title character is a stereotypical bloke for whom action is more natural than talking.

Theatre – Le Dernier Appel

 

· Wednesday, August 22, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The dynamic Le Dernier Appel (The Last Cry) is set against the backdrop of New Caledonia’s forthcoming referendum which will determine whether the one-time penal colony becomes independent of France. Holding approximately a quarter of the world’s nickel deposits, New Caledonia has a prosperous economy, however, the indigenous Kanaks are subject to economic exploitation and social discrimination.

South Sydney Puzzle – August 2018

 

· Wednesday, August 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

This gives, for example, 12 + 3 x 45 – 6 – 7 x 8 + 9 which works out to 94 (remember: multiplication is done first, then…