New Working Group presents Looking Glass

If your looking for cutting edge theatre to stir your inner senses then look no further than Looking Glass, currently staged at fortyfivedownstairs. Be prepared for a challenging and entertaining evening to see through the end of winter. Looking Glass…

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The Butterfly Club Spring Launch 2017

Jump into The Butterfly Club this spring and be prepared to shake out your woolies and laugh your way into the new season with a show and a cocktail. Here’s my top picks for The Butterfly Club spring program September…

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Indian Film Festival of Melbourne – The Plus Ones’ Guide

The Indian Film Festival will once again be held in Melbourne from 10 August to 22 August. As a country with one of the biggest film industries in the world, churning out over 1500 movies annually, the cinematic experience is…

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‘The Ballad Of Reading Gaol’ at The Old Melbourne Gaol

In the dark cold of a Victorian prison, no one hears your cry. That was how it seemed for us, audience ‘inmates’, as we heard his searing lament on incarceration by famous 1895 convict, and literary giant, Oscar Wilde, in…

Winter Night Market VIP Party

Over Melbourne winter yet? We can’t make the cold weather go away, but we can help you take the edge off at the Queen Victoria Winter Night Market. It’s a firey wonderland full of mulled wine, global cuisines, local vendors,…

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BandTherapy with Zac Jones

BandTherapy does not offer mental help for dysfunctional musicians (although I did feel mentally relieved after my session). BandTherapy is actually a new form of rehabilitation that blends dance, reformer Pilates, and martial arts. The founder of BandTherapy, Zac Jones,…

THE SMITH OPENING

The Smith Grand Reopening

The Smith in Prahran closed late last year in order to reopen this month twice the size and twice the fun! The Smith is a 300-seater pub and function venue located at the High St end of Chapel St. We were greeted…

Best of August: What to see, eat, drink, and do

August is here! We can begin the countdown to spring. That does not mean you need to be any less busy though so we’ve pulled together our top picks for what you need to be doing this month. And let…

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Gelato Appreciation Class at Gelato Messina

If there’s one thing most Melburnians can agree on it’s our common, undying love for Gelato Messina. From their experimental weekly specials with witty names to their hilarious ads featuring customer voicemails from New Year’s Eve, the company’s light-hearted sassy sense…