Review of Lucia Di Lammermoor

Opera Australia’s current production of Donizetti’s canonical opera, Lucia Di Lammermoor, is not to be missed, especially by anyone who loves a good tragedy. We’re talking Shakespearean scale tragedy – forbidden love, betrayal, madness, murder and suicide. Could it get…

Ballet Preljocaj’s “Snow White” – The fairest ballet of them all

Ballet Preljocaj’s “Snow White” is a deliciously seductive production. One woman jealous of another’s beauty, an enchanted mirror, a poisoned apple, and seven friendly dwarves. An unquestionably good recipe for a dark and daring contemporary ballet, it’s the age-old fairytale…

Mixmag presents killer music series: ‘Miller Amplified’

Industry powerhouse Mixmag are back in the City of Sydney making some much needed noise! The electronic music tycoons have taken up residency in Sydney’s beloved venue Oxford Art Factory with their exclusive music series ‘Mixmag presents Miller Amplified. The…

Gabs Sydney 2018

GABS 2018: The Plus Ones’ Guide to the craft beer Disneyland

It’s Disneyland for beer drinkers and the GABS Beer, Cider & Food Fest is coming to Sydney! Originally known as the Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular, this festival capped off the monumental Good Beer Week celebrations in Melbourne and now the…

Underground Cinema DELIRIUM

Underground Cinema: DELIRIUM immersive cinema experience

With their latest immersive extravaganza, ‘Delirium’, the team at Underground Cinema have completely outdone themselves. The surprise setting, immersive acting, and mystery film are already ingredients for a huge success. They upped the ante for the one-of-a-kind experience that is ‘Delirium’….

Meatstock Sydney

Meatstock: Aussie BBQ, American Style

As an American woman living in Sydney, it’s been incredibly interesting to see classic American things (food, design, clothing, cultural standards) through the eyes of Australians. I had the pleasure of attending Meatstock: the festival of meat and music (and a…

Holey Moley Darlinghurst

Holey Moley minigolf opens in King’s Cross

Holey Moley is the minigolf-slash-bar sensation that is taking over Australia. Their newest Sydney location is right under the Coca-Cola sign in King’s Cross — the biggest (and, we daresay, most fun) location to date. The Plus Ones were on…

Sensation HRVY lands in Australia!

Following the launch of his brand new single, HRVY arrives Australia this week; the track, ‘Hasta Luego’, a duet, which features the Latin pop princess, Malu. On Friday May 11, the UK star will be live at the Home The…

Three Blue Ducks – Mexican Week

What better way to celebrate Cinco De Mayo than by feasting on an all-Mexican menu at Sydney favourite: Three Blue Ducks Restaurant, Bronte. The eastern suburbs establishment welcomed us for a tasting — featuring everything from Grilled Octopus Ceviche to spicy…