Category: Theatre

FRINGE THEATRE – Bromance – Wine Centre – 3.5K

One of the better small shows at this year’s Fringe – 3.5K

FRINGE 2018 – EURIPIDES’ ALCESTIS – 2.5K

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by Riccardo Barone Would Euripide be satisfied if one of his tragedies would be delightedly accompanied by Irish songs? It’s quite brave and tenacious! Who knows what would think C. W. Gluck, or J.B. Lully as well! The young sparking Scrambled Prince Theatre Company reinterpreted with humour and enthusiasm an ancient classic enhancing the meaning …

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FRINGE 2018 – KOKODA – 5K

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by Riccardo Barone A simple soldier. An Aussie soldier. No, not really a soldier, one of them, Commandos, one man army. Not really. Let’s start again: a  young mankind, a “chocolate soldier”, butcher meat, hero with no glory, someone who tried to be a soldier. What could have been the daily life of a soldier …

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KILLJOY – DESTROY THE FANTASY – ADELAIDE FRINGE 2018 – 4.5K

Sometimes confronting and often hilarious, the super-talented Killjoys have brought their joyous burlesque-cabaret-circus-rock show to the Adelaide Fringe. On their opening night on Tuesday, despite having to deal with injured muscles and broken shoes, they gave a wonderful performance in front of a very appreciative and engaged audience. Presented almost as a series of variety …

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FRINGE THEATRE – Borders – The Studio at Holden Street Theatres – 5K

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Borders – spectacular, spine-tingling, soul-piercing, unashamedly political. Ultimate union of peerless production and artistic transcendence. Kryztoff Rating 5K

FUEGO CARNAL – Gluttony – 5K

EMPYREAN  – 7pm March 2nd 2018 Review by GARY CLARKE   –  5K Reviewed by GARY CLARKE    5K Fuego Carnal is Spanish for Fire-Flesh  and the title of the show is brilliantly descriptive of this amazing performance.   When I first saw the flyer I  was impressed at the visual impact it made.  So as I was …

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MARATHON – ADELAIDE FRINGE 2018

With their dialogue falling into sync with the pounding of their feet on a lonely road at night Steve and Mark discuss life and love. They are in training for the New York Marathon. Brilliantly and convincingly brought to life by Ross Vosvotekas and Adam Cirillo who run for virtually the entire 55 minutes (they …

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FRINGE THEATRE – Mengele – The Bakehouse Theatre – 5K

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Mengele the man as reincarnated in “Mengele” the show. A must-see masterpiece, with a message more relevant than ever, “Lest We Forget”. Kryztoff Rating 5K

FRINGE 2018 – THEATRE – The Colour Orange: The Pauline Hanson Musical – Raj House – 4.5K

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The current political landscape is dark and divisive. At times like this, when politics becomes a caricature of itself, all we can really do is laugh. The Colour Orange outlines the history of One Nation and the unusual rise, fall, and rise again of Pauline Hanson. Through music played by five-piece band, The Flaming Howards, …

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FRINGE THEATRE — Fleabag— The Box @ GOUD — 5K

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Fleabag is funny, heartbreaking, honest and poetically beautiful all at once. It reminds us that well-performed theatre — with nothing but a chair as a prop and the audience’s imagination — is a true art. Even if theatre isn’t your thing, this will be. 5K