Rankin leads one of the country’s leading arts for social change organisations with projects ranging from initiatives in the Pilbara town of Roebourne to Acoustic Life of Sheds in Tasmania. He tells Jo Litson about Big hART’s work, and growing up on a Chinese junk.
She succeeds Ali McGregor, who has helmed the Festival for the last three years.
More magician than homme fatale in his Thierry Mugler original, Ratzke still transported his audience on a titillating journey of the imagination.
An immaculate, thrilling show by one of the greatest Broadway divas of our time.
A 'middling' cultural icon presenting songs from his 'middling smash' brought the house down.
In his probing new play Justin Fleming brings Wagner and Hitler together through the music drama Rienzi.
Hungarian State Opera has cancelled 15 shows in its Billy Elliot run following a barrage of homophobic press, including claims the show could turn children gay.
A wonderfully rendered (if perhaps over-faithful) staging of Sondheim’s masterpiece of a black satire.
The Australian playwright shares the "carry on" in her new Molière adaptation, now playing at Darlinghurst Theatre Company.
A director, writer and actor, she has previously worked with Malthouse in her capacity as an actor.
A new look at a memorable, if flawed, Australian musical.
With the help of a sparkling misfit ensemble, Charly Zastrau and Ali McGregor have created a seamless, incisive tribute to the American singer-songwriter.
Sydney underbelly and Adelaide jazz songstress/composer were an almost perfect match.