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Review: Who We Were

Cast your mind back to the late nineties and early two thousands, when you were probably still in school and making chatterboxes. That mind-casting...

Review: Bomb Collar

I’ve been trying to find the best terms to describe Bomb Collar from Nick Delatovic at the Melbourne Fringe. It’s… strange. Uniquely so. If...

Review: Michael Shafar in Jewish-ish

Michael is Jewish. Well…he’s Jewish…ish. In an hour of gags, Michael discusses what that’s meant to him, and how it’s turned him into the...

Review: Breathing Corpses

Arriving at Candyland Arts Space feels much the same as arriving at Jim’s storage space, one imagines. There is a cold industrial feel, both...

Review: Blank Tiles

The start of Dylan Cole’s show, Blank Tiles, would have you believe the world of competitive Scrabble is a nail-biting, edge of your seat...

Waiting for Jurassic World 2

As is always the case with successful films in this day and age (Jurassic World grossed over a billion dollars in 2015), much is...

Review: The Space Between

The Lavazza Italian Film Festival is once again with us, offering cinema patrons exceptional variety to chose from; everything from drama to comedy, and...

Review: Screw Loose

Melbournians certainly love a festival, don’t we? Seems like there’s a new one starting every week, so it’ll surprise no one to hear that...