The Australian Ballet's Gala Spectacular is a star-filled highlights program designed to delight both ballet regulars and those new to the art form – and the audience response showed the ambitious production delivers on both counts.
Adelaide Cabaret Festival co-artistic directors Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect ensured this year's event went out with a world-class bang at the closing variety gala, Songs of Love and Revolution.
Rhys Nicholson's new show, I'm Fine, is a beautifully bitchy account of how this socially anxious young man has overcome bullying and social stigma to arrive at a place of mere mild neuroses. ★★★★
Peter Combe is one heck of a drawcard for little kids and adult kids alike. ★★★★½
It's been a while since we've had a western grace the big screen, so the time is probably right for Antoine Fuqua's remake of the 1960 film The Magnificent Seven.
Love was in the air at Glenelg over the weekend as around 400 writers from all over the country attended the Romance Writers of Australia 25th-anniversary conference, 'Ain't Love Grand!'