Premiering at Adelaide Film Festival, Isla’s Way interrogates the remarkable and unintentionally radical life of carriage-driving, sheep-shearing queer octogenarian Isla Roberts.
Vitalstatistix’s annual experimental art hothouse Adhocracy returns this week, with 13 projects that speak to both the new ideas and emergent forms of practice capturing Australia’s artistic minds.
Theatre Republic will this month present its second Future:Present – a quick-turnaround playwriting incubator that offers audiences four plays designed to speak not just to our era or our year, but to our moment.
This intensely physical stage work created by a collection of independent artistic collaborators is – at its highest points – made hypnotic through the use of some genuinely original devices and ideas.
Shifting community values and expectations are forcing South Australian cultural organisations to navigate a thorny path between corporate sponsorship, including from fossil fuel companies, and limited alternative funding options.
Jonny Hawkins’ ode to, and example of, well-crafted storytelling brings together little moments from across some well-lived lives to form a beautifully layered and intimate larger picture.