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Theatre - Britney Spears: The Cabaret

20 Aug-07 Sep Melbourne-based triple threat actor/dancer/singer Christie Whelan Browne (The Rocky Horror Show, 2014; The Importance of Being Earnest, MTC 2011)...

Comedy - Bill Bailey - Limboland

Thu 16 Oct Last in Sydney with his Qualmpeddler show, the star of Black Books, Have I Got News For You and Never Mind the Buzzcocks is returning...

Comedy - Chelsea Handler: Uganda Be Kidding Me (Sydney Opera House)

Thu 20 Nov Off the back of her US tour, Chelsea Handler, the host of late-night talk show Chelsea Lately, is bringing it to Australia for a limited set of dates....

Theatre - The Marriage of Figaro

06 Aug 2015-29 Aug 2015 As part of his 2014 season, Opera Australia artistic director announced a three-year partnership with David McVicar to create one new Mozart production...

Music - The Bellamy Brothers

Thu 16 Oct Howard and David Bellamy have been making country music for just under 40 years, and their legacy is impressive. They boast dozens of hit singles, more...

Theatre - Don Carlos

14 Jul 2015-15 Aug 2015 One of the most vocally challenging operas in the canon, Don Carlos is rarely performed – but one of Opera Australia artistic director Lyndon Terracini's...

Theatre - La Bohème

03 Jan 2015-16 Jan 2015 Powerhouse combo director Gale Edwards and designer Brian Thomson (Salome; HOSH's Carmen) created this production for Opera Australia's 2011 season...

Bars & Pubs - Tinnie Fest at The Norfolk

Sun 17 Aug Used to be that ordering a tinnie might get you a funny look from your friends at the bar – after all, weren't those little aluminium cans the sole...

Theatre - Anything Goes

08 Sep 2015-31 Oct 2015 Having teamed for Rodgers and Hammerstein's hits South Pacific and The King and I, John Frost and Opera Australia put Cole Porter's 1934 Broadway hit...

Theatre - The Magic Flute

02 Jan 2015-30 Jan 2015 This shortened English-language version of The Magic Flute was created specially with pint-sized opera-goers in mind, and makes the most of Mozart's fantastical...

Theatre - Madama Butterfly

27 Jan 2015-18 Mar 2015 Puccini's Japan-set opera is a staple of the modern repertoire, partly on account of the accessibly romantic score (including the incredibly popular aria...

Theatre - Turandot

24 Jun 2015-28 Aug 2015 Set in Ancient Peking, Turandot is the tale of a merciless princess who enacts revenge for an ancient crime by setting each of her prospective suitors...

Shopping - Harrolds sale

15-17 Aug Let's face it: the bank balance doesn't always allow us to deck ourselves out in designer fashion. But if clean lines, impeccable tailoring and forward-thinking...

Shopping - Sorry Thanks I Love You pop-up shop

18 Aug-24 Dec Last year, the Sorry Thanks I Love You team ran a pop-up shop in Surry Hills selling Bruny Island cheese and single malt whisky. This year, the online...

Restaurants - Gelato Messina's Mega Dega

Thu 21 Aug They claim it's been years in the making, and we don't doubt it – after all, we've spent what sometimes feels like years in the lines that snake outside...

Theatre - La Traviata

03 Jul 2015-22 Jul 2015 La Traviata is one of the most popular works in the operatic canon, thanks to its combination of high-stakes drama, romantic lyricism and earworms like...

Theatre - Faust

17 Jan 2015-13 Mar 2015 Gounod's Victorian-era opera is based on Goethe's cautionary tale about the doctor who sells his soul to the devil for the love of a beautiful young woman...

Theatre - Tosca

13 Jan 2015-17 Mar 2015 Bell Shakespeare founder and co-artistic-director John Bell transposes the political and sexual drama of Tosca to Nazi-occupied Rome, with a show-stopping...

The Oxford Tavern, Petersham

Topless waitresses. Jelly wrestling. Girls girls girls! As a kid, I'd always press my nose up against the car window when we drove past the Oxford Tavern. The neon lights seemed like they were winking their enticements when we stopped at the lights. Show More Summary

Art - HIDDEN Sculpture Walk

14 Sep-12 Oct The annual Hidden exhibition showcases over 40 sculptural works by top artists amongst the gardens and gravestones in the oldest sections of Rookwood,...

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