AboutRegina Staier, Author at The Creative Issue
What does a mime say when he meets Marcel Marceau? Not a lot.
It might be surprising to hear that one of Australia’s leading musicians is oud (pronounced ud) player, Joseph Tawadros; every album made by Joseph Tawadros gets nominated for an ARIA, his last two winning it.
My Neighbour Totoro, 1988
It is inconceivable to hold an event in honour of Japanese cinema without showcasing the works of Hayao Miyazaki. Out of all the Japanese directors, Miyazaki is most loved and of his films, My Neighbour Totoro the most beloved.
I Fagiolini (pronounced Ee fah-joe-LEE-nee) is a side dish you accidentally ordered at an Italian restaurant, meaning instead to say fragoline (dessert).
As far as boring lives go, Hugi in The Paris of the North, is living one of the most painful. To compare this place to Paris is having a lend of your good humour.
For those who know – parents, grandparents, entertainers – children do not suffer boredom quietly. Something Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes and Dirty Beasts, a Shake and Stir co-production with La Boite from Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes, understands.
If you travel to Sandgate you will likely come to a confusing triangular shaped roundabout that leads to Sandgate Town Hall. Sharyn Henry, actor and theatre director who founded Elysium Theatre in 1999 sometimes hosts professional theatrical performances at this hall. The sharing of a public place means that at times, rehearsals take place outdoors, as in the case of A Chip in the Sugar starring local actor Toby Chittenden that Sharyn directed earlier this year. She says simply, she decided to start a theatre “to offer different facets or genres of theatre,” to her community.