SA’s peak arts industry body has warned it will be targeting marginal seats in the lead-up to the state election after its plea for new funding to redress the “dire” situation facing the sector was ignored in yesterday’s budget.
A swag of 2017 Adelaide Festival shows – including sumptuous centrepiece Saul, an intimate work by Restless Dance Theatre, circus show Backbone and 3D audio experience The Encounter – are vying for gongs at this year’s Helpmann Awards.
A kangaroo-sized flying turkey that lived in Australia more than 50,000 years ago has been discovered by Flinders University palaentologists.
Ever tried scotch with sashimi or whisky with ice-cream? They may sound like strange bedfellows, but the increasing diversity in whisky means there's a perfect match for any food, says connoisseur Craig Patterson.
Scottish singer and actor Alan Cumming segued from a stirring war anthem, to a condom commercial ditty and a dash of Miley Cyrus in an Adelaide Cabaret Festival show which was sentimental, sassy, hilarious and heart-wrenching.
Adelaide Cabaret Festival artistic directors Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect, who are serving up more than 50 shows at this year's event, nominate a selection of highlights from the electric – and eclectic – program.