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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | July 5, 2020

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August 23, 2016 |

It’s that time of the year again where we all gather to celebrate and be amazed by the creative art, culture and talent that our city holds, with this years return of the 2016 Brisbane Festival.   Read More

Spanish Film Festival Review: Ma ma

April 24, 2016 |

Penélope Cruz gave the performance of her career in ‘Ma ma’ a heartbreaking yet surprisingly light-hearted film. Chronicling the cancer diagnosis of Magda (Cruz), the film detailed how she sees the disease as a means of truly starting to live her life and how her new vitality for life touches and influences the people around her.

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Reel Inspiración – The 2016 Spanish Film Festival

April 19, 2016 |

Returning for another year to Palace Centro and Barracks Cinemas is the Spanish Film Festival. Across three weeks over thirty films and short films from Spain, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico and more will be showcased, offering a glimpse into a vibrant, modern culture steeped in history and innovative, raw filmmaking. Read More

Review: Dead Royal

September 27, 2015 |

Eighteen years after her death, people are still entranced by the spectre of Lady Diana Spencer. Chris Ioan Roberts’ Dead Royal brings the People’s Princess back for one last night, in a brutal vivisection of royal life, public sentiment and the civilians who get caught in the cross-fire.

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Review: Prize Fighter

September 16, 2015 |

Stepping into La Boite, the air is heavy with the smell of gym equipment and sweat. Raucous pop music pumps through the speakers, while on stage the actors and extras of Prize Fighter are mid work-out. Audiences are flocking to the theatre eager to discover if this play delivers on its considerable promise; they leave having witnessed something extraordinary.

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QPAC’s Front Yard Music Extends Play For Brisbane Festival

September 4, 2015 |

When Brisbane Festival fever hits the city this September you can be sure the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) will play host to the fun and free entertainment you have come to know and love.

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Interview: Prize Fighter’s Thuso Lekwape

September 1, 2015 |

Brisbane’s buzzing for Prize Fighter to hit La Boite on September 5 as a part of the Brisbane Festival – we spoke to actor Thuso Lekwape about what the show means to him.

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Collusion’s Desirelines

August 18, 2015 |

Dance, music and animation come together in Desirelines, an electric new chamber ballet by Collusion. Set to premiere at Brisbane Festival in September, this spellbinding new work stands out from the crowd.

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Brisbane Festival: Our Top Five

July 15, 2015 |

As the mercury plummets, and Brisbane shivers through the worst weather of the year, Brisbanites can take solace in one thing: the incoming cold means it’s almost time for Brisbane Festival.

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Valentine’s Busk

January 5, 2015 |

Do you like good music for pocket-change? Are you hunting for a weird and wonderful New Year’s resolution? How does breaking the World Record for Largest Busk sound to you?

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Review: How To Keep An Alien

September 30, 2014 |

“A fling with an alien became a thing with an alien became a ring with an alien!” laments Irish actor/comedian Sonya Kelly in her latest offering, How to Keep An Alien.

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How To Experience Riverfire On Any Budget

September 24, 2014 |

Ahhh, Riverfire- a quintessential celebration of Brisvegan solidarity as well as a sparkly visual display of well-spent tax payer money. Where would we as a city be without the explosive night that is Riverfire?

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Make Yours A Scotch And Soda

September 23, 2014 |

What do you get when you combine a bunch of Australia’s most talented acrobats with some of our most innovative musicians? A pulsating cosmic womb of creativity, that’s what! Read More

Catch Free Music At Brisfest Santos Twilight Series

September 22, 2014 |

If you haven’t already checked out what’s going down at South Bank for the Brisbane Festival this year, then don’t fret, because there is still time to see the remaining free acts at this years Santos GLNG Twilight Music Series.

A new and exciting series of free live music performances has turned the grassy green of the River Quay into a music festival that will showcase some of Brisbane’s most up-and-coming musicians. Read More