Category: music

The Operatives Present- Flying Lotus 3D

The Operatives Presents- Flying Lotus 3D

Steven Ellison AKA Flying Lotus is bringing his electrifying and mind-bending new show to Australian shores in late January. The experimental beatmaker and jazz musician will be showcasing a unique 3D stage performance that will be presented by Melbourne based…

Review of ‘Carmen’

The return of John Bell’s 2016 production of Carmen for Opera Australia is a welcome dose of heat in this summer that has not yet arrived. Bizet’s Carmen, even in its’ traditional form, is a risqué story. As if casual…

NYE in the Park – BEST. NEW YEARS. EVER.

To welcome a spectacular new decade, The Plus Ones enjoyed the BEST. NEW YEARS. EVER. at NYE in the Park — a top choice, no-fuss Sydney New Years music festival, that consciously escapes the chaos and crowds of the city. Now an…

La Bohème Review

La Bohème is back! In a revival of one of Opera Australia’s most popular productions, with some of its’ biggest stars returning to their acclaimed roles, it is sure to be a hit once again.   The story of La…

Event: NYE in the Park – Sydney New Years Eve Festival

If you’re looking for that no-fuss New Years Eve gig — we’ve found it for you. But get in quick, tickets are selling fast.     About this event NYE in the Park is Australia’s biggest New Year’s Eve Festival. Now…

Hair – 50th anniversary tour at the Opera House

There’s nothing quite like the Sydney Opera House throwing a birthday party for a musical. And on Thursday night, that’s exactly what they did to celebrate the 50th anniversary tour of the 1960s rock musical Hair (3 – 6 October). Wading…

Over the Influence – Conscious Clubbing at BuddhaBar

When my editor asked me if I wanted to attend a ‘sober rave’ on a Friday night, I must admit I said yes before she’d even stopped talking. Sober raving, or conscious clubbing, is a relatively new phenomenon – I’d…

Madama Butterfly Review

Voted to be the most popular opera of all time, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly has hit the Opera House in a style and on a scale as never before. Director Graeme Murphy’s contemporary take on the timeless classic marries stunning vocals…

Hozier Makes Sydney Opera House Debut

Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Hozier took Sydney to church with his particular brand of soaring soul and blues in his Opera House debut. His hybrid style found its home in the towering ceilings of the Sydney Opera House’s epic concert hall. Creating an almost…