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RAW: Cabaret Festival – Michael Feinstein Sings Sinatra – 5K

Just the consummate performer and performance and one of the highlights of the festival, far surpassing how it opened with ONJ. 5K

RAW: Cabaret Festival – An Evening With Jimmy Web – 2.5K

Been there, done that. 2.5K

RAW: Cabaret Festival – Leo Sayer – 4.5K

The little Englishman, now happily resident in Sydney, was in great form on the first of four nights at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival. 4.5K

RAW: Cabaret Festival – Robyn Archer – The Other Great American Songbook – 4K

This was Archer’s world premiere of the material and it is all the pity it is the only show she is giving at this festival. However, anyone taken with American music should ensure they get to see a performance when she tours. 4K

RAW: What’s Wong?

Yes my headline is petty. It’s a weak pun at best, seemingly racist and condescending, which is a perfect set up for discussing the political discourse that has occurred over the last few days.

RAW: Human Rights Arts & Film Festival

The Human Rights Arts and Film Festival returns to Adelaide from 9 to 12 June with a program that seeks to raise awareness of human rights issues around the world through award-winning films and engaging visual arts. See post for details and links.

RAW: Adelaide Oval – How We Are Going To Pay For The Folly Of The Elites

The sporting elites of Adelaide may well reflect on the prices now being paid for the Adelaide Oval redevelopment, all announced since the vote last Monday week. No doubt the list will grow:

RAW: Theirs Yours Mine – Light Square Gallery – Nic Brown et al

Theirs Yours Mine is a group exhibition by five Adelaide artists currently showing at the Light Square Gallery in Adelaide. Nic Brown, Peta Alannah Chigwidden, Lara Merrington, Alice Potter and Talia Wignall are presenting a vast array of different artworks, united under the idea of what’s theirs, is yours, and mine.

Alex Grey Riding the Rainbow Interview Videos

It’s finally here folks! The video interview with Alex & Allyson Grey at Rainbow Serpent 2011 in four parts, enjoy.

RAW: License to punt un-Australian or just good sense?

I have to admit when I heard about the new proposed reforms to the pokies I was skeptical. Not because I am an avid pokies player but usual these preventative reforms for addiction usually rely on tax grabs and are so broad they tend to miss their targets.