Category: events

Luisa Miller Review

If you saw the heading and picture and thought that Luisa Miller was a new singer doing a series of concerts, you are forgiven. Really only opera aficionados are familiar with the nineteenth century Italian opera entitled Luisa Miller. And…

A romantic escape to The Rockies

On a sweltering Sydney Sunday morning, and on Valentine’s Day no less, you could be excused for thinking it was rather odd that I would be sat at a screening of the Rocky Mountain Express at the IMAX Darling Harbour. But, my…

Alesandro Ljubicic, The Scent of Painting

Opening on the 5th of February, visitor’s to Alesandro Ljubicic’s The Scent of Painting exhibition at the Michael Reid Gallery in Sydney will be treated to a sensory overload of vibrant colours and aromas. In his newest exhibition, the Sydney…

Sydney Valentine’s Guide

Valentine’s Day Eve Valentine’s Mon Amour (Electro-Swing) “Sydney’s first and only night dedicated to all things Electro Swing and vintage sounds.” Valentine’s Beach Party This pre-Valenties party is all about food drinks, and good times. “Hopefully we will be partying…

Ed Saloman at Courtyard Sessions, Seymour Centre | photo: Nathan Atkins

Ed Saloman kicks off the Courtyard Sessions

The Seymour Centre’s courtyard was packed last Friday (5 Feb) when a relaxed afterwork crowd gathered to take in a solo show by Louis London frontman, Ed Saloman, at the Courtyard Sessions opening night. The rain that had threatened to fall all…

New Zealand Craft Beer Symposium 2016

The New Zealand Craft Beer Symposium is underway across Australia. Many of New Zealand’s finest craft beer brewers have taken over the taps of local bars in celebration of Waitangi Day weekend, and The Plus Ones were fortunate enough to…

The Barber of Seville Review

If Rossini were alive today he would surely be thrilled rather than insulted, as some have suggested, to know that his magnum opus, The Barber of Seville, is inextricably linked in the minds of modern audience members with Bugs Bunny….

The Coffee Shop Networker

My experience becoming confident and charismatic in a room full of strangers in a workshop lead by Social Guru, Russy Ross. Despite being a part of The Plus Ones I am not always the most social of creatures. So when…

Courtyard Sessions, Seymour Centre Sydney

10 Best Things About the Courtyard Sessions: Larry Heath’s Take

Free live music; beers, barbecue and giant vintage games in the sun; brand new bands fresh on the scene: what’s not to love about the Seymour Centre’s Courtyard Sessions? Founded in 2012, the Sessions are a platform for up-and-coming local…

5 Boat Parties in Sydney

As things start cooling down and the evenings draw in, us Sydney-siders have a mission, nay, responsibility of maximizing our ‘I’m On A Boat’ check-ins and selfies (while we still can). Below is our list off five upcoming ones to…