Category: dancing

Boozy Brunch under the stars

Boozy Brunch kicked off the New Year with their first annual NYE event ‘Under The Stars’. A perfect way to end the year, a cocktail soirée so stylish, we entered 2017 feeling all the good vibes. We were welcomed by the…

Cirque du Soleil brings KOOZA to Melbourne

Two years ago I had the pleasure of attending Cirque du Soleil’s production of TOTEM. This year the travelling circus/international behemoth, and purveyor of all things amazing was back in Melbourne with its hit, KOOZA. From its humble beginnings in Montreal,…

Sunshine leads the way for ‘hapno’ at Prince Bandroom

It’s not every day that you get to be part of of what was the ultimate holy experience at St Kilda’s iconic Prince Bandroom. The occasion was Midnight Mass, a congregation of techno fans from across Melbourne led by local…

Victorian Aerial Awards show provides jaw dropping tricks

‘When all else fails, join the circus’. Those were the words of wisdom from seventeen-year-old Miranda Walker, the winner of the Jaw Dropping Tricks Award at the first Victorian Aerial Awards ceremony this December.   Miranda, ‘That Circus Freak’ on Facebook, posts…

Piknic Électronik Melbourne

Piknic Électronik started as an epic open air electronic music festival held throughout Montreal’s summer months. Since its beginnings, the concept has spread to several cities across the globe, and luckily for us Melburnians we’ve been able to get our Sunday fix…

‘Burn The Floor’ at Arts Centre Melbourne

A night of mind-blowing moves, with scorching footwork and live musical accompaniment, is just some of what is on offer in 2017’s showing of famed Burn The Floor. Touring worldwide since the 1990s, this is their annual visit, attracting loyal fans….

Australian Tap Dance Festival dances into Melbourne

A show of leaping delights, finely-tuned skills, joyful exuberance, and team spirit was on show in spades at the Australian Tap Dance Festival’s gala showing, Rhythm Warriors. A breezy bunch of energetic performers stormed the stage and tapped their way into…

Melbourne Fringe: The Flying Xamels – ‘4+4=4’

As above, so below. The delightful whimsy and otherworldy magic which circus is famous for is well on display in The Flying Xamels’  show ‘4+4=4‘. The performance is situated in Upswing Arts’ cute circus precinct and bar, Emerald City’s Gingerbread House….