Theatre Review: The Jungle and the Sea at Belvoir is truly extraordinary theatre

Theatre Review: The Jungle and the Sea at Belvoir is truly extraordinary theatre

Written and directed by S. Shakthidharan and Eamon Flack, The Jungle and the Sea at Belvoir follows a family as they fight to survive during the Sri Lankan Civil War. Spanning fifteen years, we witness the family, Mother Gowrie (Anandavalli), Father Siva (Prakash Belawadi) and their four children, Lakshmi (Emma Harvie), Madhu (Nadie Kammallaweera), Abi … Read more

Photo Gallery: The Black Crowes – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (13.11.22)

Photo Gallery: The Black Crowes – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (13.11.22)

Photo Gallery: The Black Crowes – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (13.11.22) – The AU Review Rock and Roll is back! with The Black Crowes absolutely lighting up a sold-out Sydney’s Enmore Theatre on the 30th Anniversary tour of their 90s album Shake Your Money Maker. Brothers Chris and Rich Robinson turned on their southern … Read more

Hotel Review: The Ven Embassy Row brings comfort and friendship to Dupont Circle, Washington DC

Hotel Review: The Ven Embassy Row brings comfort and friendship to Dupont Circle, Washington DC

At 2015 Massachusetts Ave NW, right by Dupont Circle in Washington D.C., on Embassy Row, you’ll find a newly remodeled hotel that very much wants to be your friend. And, as it turns out – it’ll likely be a mutual feeling. Inspired by a Scandinavian “hygge” design aesthetic that leans towards coziness and minimalism, and … Read more

Photo Gallery: IDLES + Pinch Points – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (02.11.22)

Photo Gallery: IDLES + Pinch Points – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (02.11.22)

Photo Gallery: IDLES + Pinch Points – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (02.11.22) – The AU Review British band IDLES returned to Australia on their second tour, selling out two shows at Sydney’s iconic Enmore Theatre. Lucky me was there to catch their first show! High energy from the get-go, IDLES whipped up the punters … Read more

Photo Gallery: George Thorogood & the Destroyers – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (31.10.22)

Photo Gallery: George Thorogood & the Destroyers – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (31.10.22)

Photo Gallery: George Thorogood & the Destroyers – Enmore Theatre, Sydney (31.10.22) – The AU Review Classic rock legend George Thorogood & the Destroyers returned to Sydney’s Enmore Theatre on his Good To Be Bad Tour: 45 Years Of Rock. George and his band absolutely ripped through his signature rock and roll classics … Read more

Photo Gallery: Aldous Harding + H. Hawkline – City Recital Hall, Sydney (22.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Aldous Harding + H. Hawkline – City Recital Hall, Sydney (22.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Aldous Harding + H. Hawkline – City Recital Hall, Sydney (22.10.22) – The AU Review Last night Aldous Harding returned to Sydney, playing a sold-out show at the City Recital Hall. The setlist was dominated by her latest album, the fabulous Warm Chris. There wasn’t much chat from Aldous, but it … Read more

Photo Gallery: Maddy Jane + Chloe Dadd + Jet City Sports Club – Mary’s Underground, Sydney (15.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Maddy Jane + Chloe Dadd + Jet City Sports Club – Mary’s Underground, Sydney (15.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Maddy Jane + Chloe Dadd + Jet City Sports Club – Mary’s Underground, Sydney (15.10.22) – The AU Review Bruce Baker October 16, 2022 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Maddy Jane + Chloe Dadd + Jet City Sports Club – Mary’s Underground, Sydney (15.10.22) Maddy Jane ended her Bloody Finally Tour … Read more

Photo Gallery: Dear Seattle + STUMPS + Horror My Friend – Crowbar, Sydney (14.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Dear Seattle + STUMPS + Horror My Friend – Crowbar, Sydney (14.10.22)

Photo Gallery: Dear Seattle + STUMPS + Horror My Friend – Crowbar, Sydney (14.10.22) – The AU Review   Dear Seattle brought the final show of their Someday tour to Crowbar in Sydney on Friday night. It was sold-out and came with a stellar undercard, with STUMPS, Horror My Friend and Sophisticated Dingo in … Read more

Cabaret Review: L’Hôtel at the Sydney Opera House is a decadent indulgence that will leave you wanting more

Cabaret Review: L’Hôtel at the Sydney Opera House is a decadent indulgence that will leave you wanting more

Photo: Daniel Boud Bringing together performers from Australia and abroad, L’Hôtel at the Sydney Opera House combines cabaret, circus and a touch of burlesque all within the walls of an opulent French hotel lobby. Directed by Craig Ilott and choreographed by Lucas Newland and Jo Cotterill, the audience is invited to take a seat in … Read more

Theatre Review: Never Closer at Belvoir (25A) is a powerful depiction of friendship that is a must see

Theatre Review: Never Closer at Belvoir (25A) is a powerful depiction of friendship that is a must see

A group of friends gather in a house, drinks in hand, as one begins to tell a ghost story. The atmosphere is playful, vibrant and full of friendly bickering. Someone turns on the radio and they begin to dance. The throwaway abandon of youth is heavy in the air when suddenly, in the distance, an … Read more