Theatre: A Powerful Take on Medea

      While Euripides’ Medea isn’t the cheeriest play in the ancient Greek canon, it is an enduring classic because it touches on human issues that have resonated...
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Perth’s Architectural Gems – Yes, We Still Have A Few!

    What do St George’s Cathedral, Fremantle Prison, and Cottesloe’s controversial Indiana Teahouse have in common? Answer: They’re among 50 Perth architectural icons...
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Marjorie Coleman: Life Through Beautiful Threads

    Marjorie Coleman has spent much of her life stitching and weaving beautiful things. For decades the Western Australian master quilt maker and doyenne of thread has...
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Recipe: Orzo & Feta Stuffed Peppers

Here is a wonderful recipe from John Gregory-Smith’s colourful new book featuring the most-loved recipes from Lebanon, Saffron in the Souks (Kyle Books). For thousands of...
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Crime: “The Pretty Girl Killer” Christopher Wilder

      Handsome and charming, surfer Christopher Wilder had the world at his fingertips. But the Sydney-born son of a naval hero became a serial killer. He ended up...
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Here’s Lucy: Catwalk Talk

Here’s Lucy: Catwalk Talk

  Happy Birthday, Styleaid!   Happy Birthday STYLEAID opened in spectacular style with a live performance of Pink’s Lets’ Get The Party Started. To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the WA AIDS Foundation’s biggest fundraiser, 15 designers/stores... read more
The Sapphires gals: taunted no more

The Sapphires gals: taunted no more

  Stunning young Sapphires stars Jessica Mauboy and Miranda Tapsell have the world at their fingertips, thanks to the film’s box office success. The hit flick – based on a true story of an all-girl Aboriginal troupe who toured Vietnam, entertaining the... read more
Artist Andrew Carter goes chook-crazy

Artist Andrew Carter goes chook-crazy

  Artist Andrew Carter’s new Free Range exhibition at Gallows Gallery is aptly named: his paintings are riddled with chooks! “It reflects my ‘free range ‘ state-of-mind, since I moved to Denmark two years ago,” he says.     Since the move from Fremantle... read more
Film: Holy Motors

Film: Holy Motors

  The plot of this movie defies explanation. It is at once weird and wonderful, mad, bizarre, disgusting and unpredictable. It is designed to shock, and involves the audience with its conceptual boldness and challenging ideas. The director/writer Loes Carax says... read more
One Nation Under Gun

One Nation Under Gun

      America had a typical reaction to the recent shootings at a Colorado movie theater, Wisconsin Sikh Temple and near Texas A & M University:  national gun sales spiked.  We watched the news, shook our heads in disbelief and then got in line for... read more
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