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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | June 18, 2019

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performing arts, stage shows, theatre

performing arts, stage shows, theatre

Neon Tiger: seeking the heart of Bangkok

November 2, 2018 |

Neon Tiger, a grungy karaoke bar off tourist-central Khao San road, sets the stage for two opposites to find themselves and each other in the busy heartbeat of Bangkok. Read More

Brad Sherwood talks Whose Line and the martial art of Improv

October 27, 2018 |

Whose Line is it Anyway, the show where everything is made up, and the points don’t matter. Read More

Don Giovanni – The #MeToo of Opera

October 25, 2018 |

A man who had his servant keep record of all his sexual conquests as well as his bespoke flattery, categorised by the physical appearances of women.

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Voices of Strength: Women in Voice, Hannah Grondin

October 18, 2018 |

Women in Voice, an institution of female vocal empowerment enters its twenty-sixth year of raising its voice to institutionalism of musical expression.

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Taking stock of bloodlines: Bloodstock, Julie Vulcan

October 15, 2018 |

Blood binds us all. From bloodlines to blood pacts, it is the common cause we all protect with every beat of our hearts.
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Learning how to live, through Deathfest 2.0: Jo Thomas

October 15, 2018 |

Death is an intense fear in all of us, and Deathfest 2.0 is here to help us understand and alleviate those fears of death, so innate.

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Faith and Science Clash in Nearer the Gods

October 6, 2018 |

Isaac Newton – inventor of calculus, godfather of physics, and the scientist Einstein admired – is the subject of Nearer the Gods, David Williamson’s (The Perfectionist, Gallipoli) new play, premiering this weekend as the first performance in the Bille Brown Theatre. Read More

A HORRORfying End To BrisFest

October 1, 2018 |

What do you love about the good old horror genre? Is it the spine-tingling sensation that you get when faced with the opening strains of the soundtrack’s soft strings, pervading your very core? Read More

Envying Those More Carnal

September 30, 2018 |

Are you happy for all their success, when they always get the things that you yearn for, when they are always just that bit better than you?

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A Coupla Dogs: Every Dog Has Their Day

September 28, 2018 |

As part of Brisbane Festival 2018, Dog Spoon presents the world premiere of their new work A Coupla Dogs.   Read More

Raise a glass to gin-soaked cabaret Mother’s Ruin

September 23, 2018 |

‘It’s a good time though!’ exclaims blonde bombshell Libby Wood to a concurring crowd. As one half of Mother’s Ruin – one third if we count Jeremy on piano’s speakeasy charm – she could be describing her own show. Read More

The Mermaid’s Tail

September 22, 2018 |

The fairy tales of Brothers Grimm have taken a dive into the poisoned ocean and fished up a trove of short stories about the threat of toxic mermaids.
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Steen Raskopoulos’s Stay

September 22, 2018 |

Raskopoulos balances light and dark in his one-man show Stay, guiding the audience through a layered performance of various characters, memories, and interactions. Read More

Romeo is (thankfully) Not the Only Fruit

September 21, 2018 |

It is a truth universally acknowledged that all queer love stories must be told through the use of song, dance, and, in the case of Romeo is not the Only Fruit, a reminder of all the tropes plaguing queer romances in popular culture. Read More