We were invited to capture the curtain call of the world premiere of Strictly Ballroom The Musical at The Lyric Theatre in Sydney last night. A standing ovation was given to the producers of the show. Photos by Johnny Au
Strictly Ballroom The Musical made its world premiere at Sydney's Lyric Theatre last night. Sydney's A-List celebrities walked the red carpet including Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin, Joel Edgerton, Danielle Spencer, Sonia Kruger, Rachael Finch, Rachel Griffiths and many more. Our photographer Johnny Au was there to mingle with the stars.
Nathan Atkins heads along to Strictly Ballroom: The Musical to give us all a taste of what we're in for in the anticipated production. The show finishes up its run of previews this week ahead of its official premiere this weekend. More details about the show can be found on the official website HERE.
Homeground festival was held at the Sydney Opera House over the weekend featuring some of the best first nations music and cultural talent. Our photographer Johnny Au attended the Sunday session which featured indigenous artists such as Thaylia, Bow And Arrow, Glenn Skuthorpe, Ursula Yovich, Shellie Morris and Casey Donovan (pictured above). Dance acts include Move It Mob Style and Thomas E S Kelly.
Katie Noonan and Circa team up for "Love-Song-Circus" at the City Recital Hall in Sydney. Nathan Atkins was at the first show in Sydney last night and brings us these photos. The second and final performance will be on tonight!
the AU review attended the media call of the new production of Rogers And Hammerstein's The King And I at Opera Australia HQ. Starring Lisa McCune, Teddy Tahu Rhodes (Sydney and Brisbane) and Jason Scott Lee (Melbourne). The production of The King And I will be held at Lyric Theatre - QPAC in Brisbane, Princess Theatre in Melbourne and Joan Sutherland Theatre at Sydney Opera House. Photos by Johnny Au.
Perri Cassie takes us to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival with the Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow, which happened last night at the Palais Theatre. Check out the photos from the night here:
Pulp members Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey attended the world premiere red carpet of the documentary Pulp at Vimeo Theatre at SXSW. Photos by Johnny Au.
SXSW premiered the The Horror/Thriller film 13 SINS from director Daniel Stamm. Stars Ron Pearlman, Mark Webber and Devon Graye walked the red carpet tonight at Stateside Theatre. Photos by Johnny Au.
Paul McDermott returned to Adelaide with his acclaimed production, The Dark Garden over the weekend! Chad Lofts brings you this gallery from one of the highlights of the Adelaide Fringe Festival's opening weekend.
Spectacles amazed the crowd at their single launch of 'What Is Music' at FBi Social at Kings Cross Hotel. the AU review's Johto was there to capture the action
The Diavolo Dance Theatre are performing 6 shows at The Arts Centre in Melbourne (to Feb 9, details HERE) which is described as "Architecture in Motion". Here, the structures and the dancers bodies become one in this breathtaking performance. With quick paced acrobatics and aerial stunts, Carl Dziunka went along to capture all the action from these Los Angeles dancers.
Members of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra are playing a secret symphony performance tonight at The Melbourne Aquarium. Carl Dziunka was sworn to secrecy as he went along to take some pictures of the MSO members with the creatures of the deep.
As the Sydney Festival has come to an end, we look back at photos of some of the highlights from the final week of the festival with Visitors at the Sydney Opera house, Othello: The Remix and the one and only Kurt Vile. Photos by Jamie Williams and Prudence Upton.
Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo returned to Australia last week to perform his new composition Hurricane Transcriptions at the Sydney Festival. Jamie Williams from the Festival brings us these photos from the one off concert at the City Recital Hall.