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The Creative Issue – News for Creatives | September 23, 2020

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Spanish Film Festival Review: Truman

April 7, 2016 |

This year’s Spanish Film Festival features Truman, a tragicomedy already making waves overseas with a slew of awards including Goya’s (think Spanish Oscars) Best Film, Best Director (Cesc Gay), Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor and Best Screenplay (Tomas Aragay, Cesc Gay).
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Wondered: New Depths for Classic Characters

March 28, 2016 |

Wondered itself is a 45 minute long riddle, and you won’t find out the answer until the very end. Playwright and director Elodie Boal has woven together gunshot dialogue and dynamic physicality to craft an entertaining, clever and adventurous production. Read More

Meet Wondered Writer, Director and Actress Elodie Boal

March 22, 2016 |

Brisbane-born and bred Elodie Boal is someone to keep an eye on in the performing arts industry. She’s back this weekend for two nights only with Wondered, the final conclusion to Lewis Carroll’s Alice In Wonderland. Read More

Production Begins on Don’t Tell Feature In South East Queensland

March 15, 2016 |

Production is underway in South East Queensland for the new feature film Don’t Tell, starring well-known talents Jack Thompson, Rachel Griffiths, Aden Young and newcomer Sara West. Read More

A Bigger Splash: Human Evolution in the Key of C

March 6, 2016 |

Luca Guadagnino directs an outstanding piece of erotic drama in his newest film, ‘A Bigger Splash’. 

Tilda Swinton (We Need to Talk About Kevin) is the famous art rock musician Marianne Lane, whom is recovering from an extensive … Read More

Review – Mr Holmes

July 30, 2015 |

In Mr Holmes the world’s most brilliant detective grapples with a half-remembered failure that he fears will haunt him to his death. It’s a tragic lens through which to look at one of history’s great literary figures. Read More


July 17, 2015 |

I was going to write an introduction but they really don’t need one.

Dave’s on the phone now, we’ve greeted, he’s making toast, I wait for it to be smeared in condiments or whatever, he chimes in with the frustration of being unable to open a fancy cheese from its plastic wrapping, I laugh. Read More

How To Start Your Own Theatre Show: An Interview With The Travelling Sisters

December 12, 2014 |

Alright folks, do you want to know how to start your own show and travel around Queensland and New South Wales showcasing your talent?

Then read on because Creative Drinks interviewed Ell Sachs who forms part of The Travelling Sisters, a group of three very talented and driven Brisbanites who will be taking their quirky, comedy and cabaret act to a theatre near you! Read More

FAST 2014 – Coming Soon!

September 26, 2014 |

The Festival of Australian Student Theatre (FAST) begins soon in Brisbane, and it promises to be a great showcase of the best young up-and-coming Australian talent. The festival, now in its fifth year, brings together student theatre companies from across Australia as well as recent graduates. FAST provides an opportunity for these groups to network and for the public to enjoy some great original theatre. Read More

Black Diggers – Preview

September 25, 2014 |

Black Diggers aims to tell the untold story of Indigenous soldiers in World War I, and opens at QPAC on September 25th following its sold-out premier season at the Sydney Opera House. Read More

Brisbane Short + Sweet Festival

August 21, 2014 |

It’s that time of year again for Brisbane’s best, brightest, sexiest, smartest and overall talented individuals to flaunt their theatre skills for Brisbane’s fourth annual Short + Sweet Festival.

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Film Review: Young and Beautiful

May 6, 2014 |

French film Young and Beautiful brings its audience on a significantly different version of the typical coming-of-age drama. Read More

Wrecking Ball

April 7, 2014 |

Miley Cyrus in a year has become a recognised household name.

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The Vagina Monologues

March 26, 2014 |

The Judith Wright Centre will play host to the well-known dramatic works of The Vagina Monologues.

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