‘Fangirls’ at Belvoir

Fangirls makes me want to scream my head off and tell everyone to go watch Fangirls. It’s an absolute spectacle filled with always loveable and sometimes frustrating characters, with a pounding urgency that makes its two and a half running…

‘Slaughterhouse’ at Belvoir

Something is wrong. As ominous as an abattoir conveyor belt, the successive monologues in Slaughterhouse inch us closer to an inevitable end. Here, that end seems mostly about finding out what’s happened at a corporate rooftop party, which has turned out…

Gin Palooza Is Back (Hallelujah Amen) – The Plus Ones Sydney

Once the beverage of choice of Grannies and unwed Aunts, gin has been re-embraced by the public. Big time. If you’re a fellow gin lover, rejoice. From 21 – 24 November Gin Palooza returns to Sydney’s majestic Paddington Town Hall…

Much Ado About Nothing Review

We were curious as to why Bell Shakespeare Director James Evans chose to open his new production of the comedy Much Ado About Nothing with the climax scene – a blissful double wedding with “all’s well that ends well”. Not until…

Two Suns Premium Dry – Beer Launch

The Plus Ones were invited to celebrate the launch of Two Suns Premium Dry: a new beer born from a collaboration between two great brewing nations: Australia and Japan — and a perfect way to welcome the warmer months. Guests gathered…

Gwyn Olsen Field Blends Wine

Gwyn Olsen Field Blends Wine Dinner at The Botanic House

You know you’re in for a treat at winemaker Gwyn Olsen’s dinner when she shows up in a dress from Instagram star @imakestagram. You know the one — it’s tinsel, literally tinsel. And it’s awesome, just like Olsen herself. The…

‘Towards Zero’ by Agatha Christie at Genesian Theatre

No Agatha Christie play ever falls short, but Towards Zero at Genesian Theatre Company, directed by Pamela Whalan, is a suave theatrical delight. The first half was given the leisure of time to slowly set the mechanics of plot and…

Zephyr Bar Maison21G Sydney

Zephyr Sensory Summer Launch with Maison 21G Perfume

Perfume + cocktails – a combination so cool, it’s a wonder no one thought of combining the two earlier. Enter Zephyr Sky Bar and Maison 21G. Zephyr is the oh-so-cool rooftop bar in the Hyatt Regency, overlooking Darling Harbour; Maison…