Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly reunite in a light-hearted sequel that’s a welcome respite from the dark and solemn Marvel blockbusters of the previous year, writes Rachael Mead.
The barbs fly thick and fast in experimentalist filmmaker Sally Potter’s gleefully nasty black comedy.
On face value, watching someone balance rocks doesn’t sound like a particularly enticing way to spend an hour, but within minutes Dutch performance artist Nick Steur will have you absolutely spellbound.
He may claim that fatherhood has toned him down but Sam Simmons’ new show is still packed with his trademark style of random, absurdist humour that fans know and love. ★★★★
As a fan of Tom Gleeson’s acerbic comedic style from his Hard Chat segments on the ABC’s The Weekly with Charlie Pickering and hosting the game show Hard Quiz, I was excited to see him live. I was also a little nervous. ★★★★½
‘Memorial’ is an elegy for the fallen soldiers of The Iliad that, through its potent alchemy of poetry, music and clever use of an enormous chorus, delivers a powerful statement about the human cost of war.