Stage Articles

Kobborg and Cojocaru: The 'other' Royals are coming

Australian Ballet's Manon proves there's more than just Wills and Kate for Sydney to look forward to.

May Issue of Limelight: Seven Wonders of Shostakovich

The secrets of Shostakovich, Elgar's Asylum music, Dame Kiri's farewell plus Emma Ayres on a bike...

Musical review: Strictly Ballroom (Baz Luhrmann, Global Creatures)

It may only take two to tango, but it takes more than that to make a great musical.

The Little Match Girl Passion (or when is opera not opera?)

David Lang's Pulitzer Prize winning Little Match Girl Passion is Australia bound, but is it opera?

Theatre review: Cock (Melbourne Theatre Company @ La Boite)

Mike Barlett's latest production takes a fresh view on identity and sexuality

Stuart Skelton and Barrie Kosky win at Opera Awards

Heldentenor and iconic director fly the flag at this year's International Opera Awards.

Dance review: Don Quixote (Imperial Russian Ballet)

Impressive performances as Russian ballet company get their teeth into a Spanish tale.

Mickey Rooney has died

Legendary Hollywood child-star, TV and musicals actor (and husband of eight), passes away at 93.

Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2014 launches in style

Kate Ceberano talks about her three-year stint as Artistic Director and reveals her top picks for this year.

Stephen Sondheim can help you find the perfect date

Or how online arts reviews have the potential to become the hot new place for musical lonely hearts.

Crowds swamp Town Hall for Hobart Baroque 5x5s

Baroque festival receives overwhelming response to new initiative, 5x5x5@5.

Concert review: Kiss me, Katherina (Southern Cross Soloists)

Southern Cross Soloists continue their tradition of excellence, contributing to Queensland's unique music scene.

In the musical shoes of Sally Whitwell's women

Iconic Australian pianist returns to Canberra with provocative concert series celebrating women composers.

Artist goes on trial for displaying his Coq

Steven Cohen in court for performing in front of Eiffel Tower with a cockerel tied to his penis.

Art Music Awards 2014 now open

Nominations for the 2014 Art Music Awards are now open.

Dance review: Manon (Australian Ballet)

Lana Jones is a powerful, seductive presence interpreting Sir Kenneth MacMillan's classic choreography.

Elliott Wheeler talks Strictly Ballroom the Musical

The Sydney-based composer and arranger on translating the much-loved Australian film for the stage.

Theatre review: Ganesh vs The Third Reich (Back to Back)

A hard-hitting look at myth, war and cultural appropriation from Geelong's Back to Back Theatre.

Theatre review: Neighbourhood Watch (MTC)

Big hearted production sidesteps overt sentimentality and challenges audience to look to home for stories of compassion and human connection.

April Issue of Limelight: Miloš – New Guitar Hero

Montenegrin guitar star Miloš. Plus the 25 top European summer festivals worth travelling for.
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