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The Wait is over! The cast of Hamilton Australia is announced!
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There are few community theatre companies in Australia that come close to surpassing the history and reputation of Gosford Musical Society, established in 1947. Known mostly to the their community as “GMS,” they have provided 71 years of quality community theatre programming to the Central Coast region. The company has grown substantially since its humble...
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This is a call to action for contemporary urban artists – there is an opportunity for you to explore your new and creative ideas! Visit www.cantdotomorrow.com/artists for info on how to get involved. Applications close 1 September 2019. Can’t Do Tomorrow is the first of its kind in Melbourne – a celebration of urban and contemporary...
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The easiest way to directly describe the Light the Way Home initiative is to use the press release. I find trying to use my own words brings up a lot of emotions – relief that it exists, frustration that we need it. Besides, I know that Vic Hanlon, Caili Christian and the dedicated team at...
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The story of the Boy Who Lived touched hearts and fired up imaginations all around the globe and just because Melbourne is about as far from the UK as you can get doesn’t mean that you can’t get involved with the Wizarding World! In terms of theatre, while you might have missed out on Wizard...
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Melbourne is such a hub of amazing emerging theatre, sometimes it can be hard to know exactly what to go to next. Luckily, Poppy Seed Theatre Festival is back with a carefully curated pick of the bunch. Now in its third year, the 2017 Festival program is a diverse showcase of some of Melbourne’s best...
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Here at Pop Culture-y, we’re vaguely aware that while we’re busy geeking out over the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, plenty of other nerds are gearing up for one of the most exciting seasons of the year: the AFL season. Angela Thompson, Gillian English and Vicky Hanlon are three such nerds. They’re two comedy producers and...
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Since 2005, the Funny Tonne has dared three die-hard fanatics of funny to go head-to-head in a race to see the most Melbourne Comedy Festival shows and win the Funny Tonne title. The current Funny Tonne record holder is Sarah Trevarthen, who smashed it in 2015 with 178 shows. In 2016, Jeremy MacPherson won the Funny Tonne with 158...
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The Academy Awards seem to have crept up on all of us this year, probably due to the distractions of “real world” issues. Nonetheless, with the backlash against 2016’s #OscarsSoWhite debacle, 2017 sees a greater range of diversity within every category both in terms of artists and stories. La La Land tied with Titanic for...
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Yes, it’s that time of the year again! Hundreds of comedians are converging on the fair city of Melbourne for a month of hilarity. Running from March 29 to April 23 across one hundred venues all around the CBD and inner suburbs, the city has once again become a veritable rabbit warren of comedy. With acts performing...