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Review: Trumbo

Often, biopics feel to me as if they are cheap cash-ins – sometimes deliberately having their release delayed to coincide with related real-life events. Work...

Review: The Lucas Conundrum

The Lucas Conundrum, directed by Ashley Tardy, is a cleverly written production, the short hour that it encompasses showcasing the shallow and money hungry...

Aussie Comedy’s Battlers

“A symphony and a musical are two different things, you fucking country hick.” – Tommy Dassalo (Dum Dum #267) Australian comedians are an embattled...

Review: Zoolander 2

I think we ought to be bracing ourselves now for a new era of Zoolander quotes, because Zoolander 2 is almost as quotable as...

Review: Saturday Night Fever

One word can describe the production of Saturday Night Fever, and that’s disco-tastic. The musical revival is energetic, bursting with enthusiasm from the musicians...

Review: Deadpool

After twelve years of development hell, Deadpool has finally arrived. It’s silly, it’s fun, it’s fourth-wall-breaking and it’s not meant for children; it’s exactly what...

Review: Dirty Grandpa

After fifteen minutes of trailers and the first five minutes of Daddy’s Home, I left the theatre and informed the staff that they’d put...

Review: Trickster

Welcome to the world of cabaret where, according to writer/performer Bradley Storer, you need three things to make a show: a dance number, a...