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Comedy - Sam Simmons - Sydney Comedy Festival 2014

06-11 May Sam Simmons is bringing his act to this year's Sydney Comedy Festival with six scheduled shows. Known for blurring the lines between absurd and funny,...

Bars & Pubs - Yardarm Taphouse

Young Henrys, Mountain Goat, Feral Brewing and 4 Pines from just around the corner are all on the beer taps at Yardarm in Manly (that was originally...

Dubai: Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab and camel milk chocolate

Dubai. For most people it's a stopover as they transfer through the world's second busiest airport based on international passenger traffic. If you follow me on Instagram, you would have seen I spent five days in Dubai last month, part of an international media famil hosted by Dubai Tourism. Show More Summary

Around Town - Vince Gilligan: Breaking Bad

Thu 01 May As an early special event in the Sydney Writers’ Festival package, Vince Gilligan will be talking with Adam Spencer about the incredible journey from...

Around Town - Story Club: What a Way to Make a Living

Mon 07 Apr Story Club puts storytellers and people you might have heard of in a giant armchair to tell stories from their fascinating lives. It’s comedy gold....

Around Town - Impossible Wishing Tree

Sat 05 Apr Lily Cole is starting a wishing tree, just outside of the MCA, on Saturday April 5. She wants members of the public to write down their wishes on the...

Bars & Pubs - Pub classes

Pick up some new skills over a schooner or two

Art - Carol Jerrems: Photographic Artist

05 Apr-18 May This travelling exhibition from the National Gallery of Australia features prints from 1968-1978, during which time she made her reputation as one of...

Clubs - Frankie Knuckles Tribute Dance

Fri 11 Apr ‘Pioneer’ and ‘godfather’ are two words that get bandied around a lot when we talk about the evolution of dance music, but many people agree on...

Drug 'crimes' fuelling prison growth

I know prohibition doesn't seem to rate as an issue among Australian human rights campaigners, but if you think incarcerating hundreds of thousands of mainly non-white people for a victimless 'crime' is serious, prohibition should be...Show More Summary

Music - Rai Thistlethwayte at Rock Lily

Thu 10 Apr Pianist, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Rai Thistlethwayte has penned and sung some glorious pop as the front man for Sydney band Thirsty Merc. Also...

Music - Check Your Head at Rock Lily with Samantha Jade

Sun 20 Apr You’ll want to stick around this Easter long weekend because Check Your Head is back again with Aussie darling and X-Factor winner Samantha Jade. Be...

Clubs - Halfway Crooks Cruise

Sat 05 Apr Levins, Franco and Elston have been playing rap music every month to a small club in Sydney for around five years and they're celebrating like Diddy would,...

Music - Elizabeth Rose

Sat 05 Apr Young Sydney beatmaker and vocalist Elizabeth Rose is here to make you dance. Join her, and supporting artists Safia and Fishing, as she stops by at Oxford...

Clubs - Disclosure DJ set

Thu 24 Apr Sibling producer duo Disclosure have gone from strength to strength ever since their first record 2010. While we haven't seen any new music since they...

Around Town - April at The Star

The Star has it all this month from indulgent chocolate menus to world-famous comedy and music acts.

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