Tag: Southbank

Jack Daniels Barrel House

Jack Daniel’s Barrel House Pop Up at Southbank

  Southern hospitality has arrived at Southbank with the annual Jack Daniel’s Barrel House pop up. We got a taste of the venue, festivities, and Jack’s finest at the launch event. The purpose made pop up has some real down…

Three Little Words Melbourne Theatre Company

Melbourne Theatre Company’s play ‘Three Little Words’

Melbourne Theatre Company’s Three Little Words plays to its audience demographic. On opening night the theatre was packed and the applause were lengthy for the world premiere of Joanna Murray-Smith’s new play. Murray-Smith is a Melbourne-based playwright and no stranger…

The Homosexuals Malthouse Theatre

‘The Homosexuals Or Faggots’ at The Malthouse

Subversive art is a fearful thing, not often attempted and almost never achieved, although every so often it takes to the stage, usually at the Malthouse Theatre. Declan Greene’s The Homosexuals or Faggots manages to weave the audience along a…

Australian Cider Festival showcases the best of Oz apples in a glass

The Australian Cider Festival made a stellar return this spring at the Malthouse Courtyard. Around thirty cider producers brought their finest for sample, alongside some delicious food trucks and bands. The festival really lucked out with the weather, with a…

‘Gonzo’, a play about porn, at Malthouse Theatre

Does the word ‘penis’ make you feel uncomfortable?  How about images of bouncing titties, pubic hair or boners?  I’m pretty comfortable on the subject matter, but I’m not sure about the average Joe.  If you are squeamish on the subject,…

PJ O’Brien’s OysterFeast

A sea of oysters and free flowing booze kept the winter chill at bay at PJ O’Brien’s OysterFeast. This annual event featured two hours of all-you-can-eat oysters. My plus one and I readied our lemon wedges and bravely rose to…

Exclusive party at The Barre with Time Out Melbourne

Need a place for an arty conversation? The Arts Centre Melbourne bar is set up to be your pre, post (and possibly during) show chat. In appropriately-titled The Barre (dance pun!) you can both grab a drink and gander at art….