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The Sound of a Finished Kiss – featuring the songs of The Go-Betweens!

When an old mixed tape is unearthed, four friends rewind to Brisbane in the 1990s. Through a series of monologues interwoven with the songs they loved, they relive the events which shattered friendships and scattered friends to the four corners of the world. The Sound of a Finished Kiss is a new Australian musical celebrating the internationally-renowned song-writing talents of Robert Forster and Grant McLennan along with their evocation of Brisbane’s unique subculture in the final ...

The top 10 reasons you know Paniyiri Greek Festival is just around the corner…

Top 10 signs that Paniyiri Greek Festival is almost here: 1. The Taste Twitch – this can present as a slight tick in the corner of the mouth, or as an all-out drool when the thought of doughnut balls dipped in honey – otherwise known as Loukoumades or Honeypuffs – enters the brain. Ditto with any form of Greek BBQ. Or Baklava. Or Haloumi. Or Souvlaki. 2. Busy Legs, also known as The Zorba Walk - this has you walking sideways, back and forth, and often attempting an Olympic level ...

The Fish Lane Festival is back for 2018!

Kicking off from midday, this years festival will feature gourmet bites, premium booze and Brisbane’s best live entertainment. So strap on your party shoes and get ready to dine, drink and dance your way down South Brisbane's iconic Fish Lane. Signature dishes and gourmet street eats from: The Fox Hotel Five Sisters Cafe Billykart Bar Bird’s Nest Restaurant Chu the Phat Gelato Messina Julius Pizzeria (Mangia Mangia Street Goods) Kiss the Berry Ol School Nom on ...

Anywhere Theatre Festival will be exploding around Brisbane this May!

  The word that is key and unequivocal is “Anywhere”. Anywhere more than any other festival is a festival for performers and audiences. It is a festival where surprise and exploration is everywhere!   //   Anywhere Theatre Festival is a Brisbane-based not-for-profit company that has created numerous opportunities for creative collaboration and the sharing of stories. Head to the Anywhere Theatre Festival website for a full program of events and locations...

Twelfth Night Theatre Review

The staging and set design was a star of the night with a rotating floor that gave the audience an almost voyeuristic view of the proceedings and the incorporation of modern pop songs, compliments of Tim Finn (Split Enz and Crowded House) gave the play an accessibility more in line with a modern audience’s level of appreciation. The work’s comic take on mistaken identity and misguided love was given with a high energy intensity and more than a nod and wink to the audience. Break down ...

American Essentials Film Festival touring the country this May!

Opening nationally with Sophie Brooks’s directorial debut THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS featuring Girls star Zosia Mamet as Diana, an ambitious, aspiring writer who finds the perfect Brooklyn apartment only to discover that her new downstairs neighbour is her ex-boyfriend. Join us at the opening night for a New York style bite and live music. The strong program features hard hitting dramas including: 55 STEPS - based on the true story of the friendship between lawyer Colette Hughes (Hilary Swank) ...

Stones Corner Festival is back this May featuring legendary Brisbane band Custard!

s. The festival is excited to announce the return to Brisbane of the iconic rock outfit Custard, an extremely rare performance from The Mavis's,Screamfeeder, Diana Anaid, Shag Rock, Eliza & The Delusionals, The Brains Trust and so much more.   //   The festival will continue to thrive and expand as we promise to bring one of the biggest Brisbane street parties to the suburbs! All your favourite Food Trucks, Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries will be in attendance ...

Missy Higgins Solastalgia Australian Tour this May!

Kicking off in Queensland at Brisbane’s QPAC Concert Hall on Friday 4 May, the tour will go on to visit Toowoomba, Wollongong, Sydney, Canberra and Adelaide before wrapping up with a special hometown show at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre on Sunday 13 May. Higgins’ highly-acclaimed albums The Sound of White (ARIA Album Of The Year featuring hit singles ‘Scar’ and ‘The Special Two’), On A Clear Night (featuring North American gold selling single ‘Where I Stood’ and ‘Stee...

Watch the trailer for Palace Films new release – Loveless

Winner of the Jury Prize at the Cannes International Film Festival 2017, LOVELESS is the searing new drama from Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan, Elena, The Return), arguably the most fearless and vital filmmaker in modern European cinema. In the midst of a vicious divorce, and already embarking on new lives with new partners, Zhenya (Maryana Spivak) and Boris (Alexey Rozin) are impatient to start again, even if it means threatening to abandon their 12-year-old son Alyosha (Matvey Novikov...

Festival favourite and award-winning comedian David O’Doherty returns to Brisbane!

A true festival legend, fan-favourite and Melbourne International Comedy Festival Barry Award 2016 nominee, David O’Doherty has continued to gather award wins and nominations in Australia, Edinburgh and beyond. Don’t miss the high-flying king of the low-fi as he returns to Melbourne!   //   ‘Born to do comedy’ ★★★★1/2 Herald Sun ‘Quick witted acerbic stand-up' ★★★★★ The Skinny David O’Doherty Brisbane Power House 7pm Thursday 26 ...