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Theatre
13/10/2017
Love Hurts Ibsen’s ‘Ghosts’ at Belvoir Street Theatre
by Travis Ash
Marriage, family, faith, incest, love, STIs, ageing, youth, euthanasia... 'Ghosts' challenges us to live lovingly.
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Culture 26/9/2017
Unmarked Tracks: September A monthly Australian music column
by Aaron Curran
Unmarked Tracks travels the off-road paths connecting our music’s past and present.
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Review
20/9/2017
Father Mother Son Ravi Coltrane Quartet at The Basement
by Jack Cameron Stanton
Ravi Coltrane announced a return to conscious reality with a few notes on his sax that soared above the band… a feeling of dreams flying off and re-entering our sense of here and now. And just as quickly disappearing in a way that creates a sudden space for awe.
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Review
15/9/2017
Gang of Youths Go Farther in Lightness
by Mark Mordue
Go Farther in Lightness is nothing less than one of the great rock ‘n’ roll records of the year. Sometimes conviction is a form of genius all its own.
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Review
15/9/2017
Lost in Space ‘9 Hours Underground’ at Wilson Parking, Sydney Opera House
by Andrew Frost
In the event of apocalypse, what would this selection of art tell the future about who we were?
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Review
12/9/2017
It The kids are not alright
by Cameron Williams
The more time you spend with the kids the more you realise 'It' is a good film about friendship and growing up trapped in a mediocre haunted house.
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Culture 12/9/2017
Truth and Beauty London Grammar outgrow the age of anxiety
by Justine Landis-Hanley
“There were some very testing moments … where I was wondering if we could ever get past the creative differences.”
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Theatre
11/9/2017
Masks of Freedom Birdfoxmonster at Carriageworks
by Matilda Gould
“As soon as you tell someone that the person has an intellectual disability that’s all they hear and it becomes a one-dimensional understanding of who the person is and what the work is."
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