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Restaurants - Sydney Cooking School

When it comes to flexing muscle in the kitchen, this writer is usually pretty happy with spreading a slab of butter onto a plate of Ryvitas and taking...

Restaurants - The Cooking School

 “I am not a pastry chef,” warns Jessica, the boisterous woman leading a group of 16 – ranging from couples to one adorable nan/granddaughter...

Restaurants - The Grounds by the Sea

23 Oct-09 Nov If you can't bring the seaside sculpture exhibition to south Sydney, the Grounds of Alexandria are going to bring their pop-up café to Bondi's Marks...

Art - Higher Ground - Sydney Festival 2015

08 Jan 2015-25 Jan 2015 Step inside an Escher painting in this two-storey Hyde Park North installation created by Irish street artist Maser, inspired by the perspective bending...

Theatre - The Night Dances - Sydney Festival 2015

16 Jan 2015-17 Jan 2015 French cellist Sonia Wieder-Atherton plays Britten’s suites for solo cello, while movie star Charlotte Rampling performs the writings – poems, letters...

Music - Future Music Festival 2015

Sat 28 Feb 2015 Say farewell to summer the best way Australian music fans know how – by throwing shapes at this year's Future Music Festival, which is moving to a slightly...

Around Town - Waterfall Swing - Sydney Festival 2015

08 Jan 2015-24 Jan 2015 This perfect summertime play set (or intelligent swing) creates a cascading curtain of water that miraculously opens just in time to allow the rider to...

Restaurants - Thanksgiving feast at Rupert and Ruby

Thu 27 Nov Rupert and Ruby are hosting a Thanksgiving dinner for the American holiday devoted to Turkey and pumpkin spice. American-born Chef Eli Challenger...

Theatre - Deathtrap

10 Apr 2015-10 May 2015 With the novels Rosemary's Baby and The Stepford Wives under his belt, writer Ira Levin turned out this hit comedy thriller in 1978, and it's been in...

Theatre - Venus in Fur

29 May 2015-05 Jul 2015 Leopold von Sacher-Masoch's seminal 1970 erotic novel about dominance and submission is given a contemporary update by David Ives in this play, which...

Theatre - Detroit

17 Jul 2015-16 Aug 2015 The American dream goes up in smoke in Lisa D'Amour's Obie Award winning 2010 play about unlikely neighbours weathering the GFC. Veteran director Ross...

Film - A Walk Among the Tombstones

It’s the end of the old millennium. New York is a pusher’s paradise, Y2K fever is sweeping the globe and all crumpled crimefighters have a young black...

Music - Billy Idol

Thu 19 Mar 2015 Punk rock superstar Billy Idol will be touring Australia alongside Cheap Trick. Idol will play material from his new album Kings and Queens of the...

Music - Twilight at Taronga

30 Jan 2015-21 Mar 2015 For the past 20 years, the Twilight at Taronga music series has been enticing Sydneysiders who flock to the picturesque venue for concerts under the stars...

Gay & Lesbian - Transmission screening and Q&A

Wed 19 Nov Swedish filmmaker Staffan Hidebrand has been filming people affected by HIV and AIDS – starting right here in Sydney – since the early days of the...

Clubs - Ten great clubs for singles in Sydney

No matter what (or whom) you're looking for, you'll probably find it inside one of these dens of iniquity

Bars & Pubs - Halloween at Frankie's

Thu 30 Oct Frankie's Halloween party is back for a spook-tacular round two. Transformed for the night into Frankenstein’s Pizza by the Slice, there will be an...

Bars & Pubs - Outstanding on the Pier

Thu 30 Oct Sydney wine connoisseurs will have an opportunity to taste an unprecedented number of drops heralded as the state's best at this year's NSW Wine Awards....

Bars & Pubs - Date night at the Angry Pirate

Wed 29 Oct Every Wednesday from Oct 22 the Angry Pirate will be offering a free cocktail to anyone on a date through the matching powers of Tinder, Zoosk or Eharmony....

Bars & Pubs - A fresh Batch of soul

Sat 08 Nov Bluesy-soul revivalist, Chich, has partnered with Marrickville’s Batch Brewing Co to set up some awesome Saturday sessions. Chich released his debut...

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