Interview

Samantha Jade Shines Again

    This is Samantha Jade’s second time performing at Big Gay Day – but this time around there is much more for her to work with, as Lloyd Copper found out. Born in Perth, Samantha Jade dabbled in child modeling before winning X Factor in 2012 and conquering the pop world with her songs […]

Purred Lines: Rum Tum Tugger’s Modernising Cats

Write up of the character Rum Tum Tugger played by Daniel Assetta in the performance of ‘Cats’.

Australia’s Wildest Wog Is Getting Hitched

  If the name Mary Coustas doesn’t ring any bells, Effie Stephandis might. And bells are ringing her way – wedding bells. The stereotypical, wise-cracking Greek goddess Mary created to most Aussies is guaranteed to raise a smile. It was the late ’80s and after having success with a stage show, ‘Wogs Out Of Work’, […]

Born Into The Bizarre: Baby With The Bathwater

  If you like your theatre a bit like politics – absurd and sometimes contradictory – then ‘Baby With The Bathwater’ might be your cup of tea. Originally written by Christopher Durang in the early ’80s, the play has been suitably updated to include references the audience will be more familiar with. Danxia Yang plays […]

Retro Made For The Futurismus

  When the past has passed, but the future is yet to come, there are as many questions as there are answers. Should we laugh at the flying cars predicted in ‘The Jetsons’ iconic space cartoon 50 years ago, or will one day people, or other beings, laugh at us for our iPads, Smart TV’s […]