Category: Culture Queens

Fringe Interview – One-Man Comedy With James Hancox
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Fringe Interview – One-Man Comedy With James Hancox

Actor, comedian and theatre-maker James Hancox is bringing his brand new show, James Hancox: Action, to Home Economics at Girl School this January. Having relocated to Perth from the UK, James has quickly made his mark on local audiences and was even nominated for Best Comedy Award at Fringe World 2018. For those who caught his...

She Is Strong – Fringe 2021 Review
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She Is Strong – Fringe 2021 Review

Raw and personal, She Is Strong is the perfect example of why we all ought to be supporting local, independent shows at Fringe World Festival. It’s only natural that we, as an audience, would want to be constantly dazzled over the season. However, it’s shows like She is Strong that remind us that art doesn’t...

Supernova- The film with more than heart
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Supernova- The film with more than heart

Supernova reminded me why I love film. I am not a professional movie reviewer so you won’t find statements about the directing, the score or any of those. Just a sincere review of a new movie. The Covid-19 lockdowns had led me to forget about my love for the cinema. In fact this is my...

THE RETURN OF LIVE MUSIC CONTINUES – BIRDS OF TOKYO
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THE RETURN OF LIVE MUSIC CONTINUES – BIRDS OF TOKYO

Fremantle Prison opened its doors this weekend for a show that reminded us of the power of live music. After what was a tumultuous 2020 for the arts, it’s great to see live acts slowly make their way back into normality with Birds of Tokyo supported by Dunsborough local Brayden Sibbald and local 4-piece indie-pop...

Fringe Interview – Celebrating Uniqueness With Scarlet Bell Burlesque
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Fringe Interview – Celebrating Uniqueness With Scarlet Bell Burlesque

Both lively and spell-bounding, burlesque isn’t just about dazzling costumes and incredible stunts. In fact, it’s come to empower women of all backgrounds and walks of life. Not only is Scarlet Bell Burlesque preparing to amaze audiences at their upcoming Fringe World Festival show, The Weird & The Beautiful, but they also impart their skills...

Fringe Interview – BurLEZque, Perth’s First All-Queer Burlesque Troupe
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Fringe Interview – BurLEZque, Perth’s First All-Queer Burlesque Troupe

BurLEZque is Perth’s first all-queer burlesque troupe, with a difference. From educating their audience to providing endless entertainment, the members of BurLEZque have carved out a reputation for themselves. In their latest Fringe World offering, BurLEZque: Pillow Talk, they’ll be exploring love, sex and intimacy through a queer lens. We spoke to MC Ginger LaMinge...

YES there are still International shows at Fringe World 2021!
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YES there are still International shows at Fringe World 2021!

I bet you weren’t expecting to read an article with this title after the year we’ve had. For the last decade, Perth has been dazzled by local, national and international talent at Fringe World Festival. I’ve been popping over from London for the last five years. You probably thought you’d lost your chance to see...

Fringe Interview With Surrealist Comedian, Sonny Yang
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Fringe Interview With Surrealist Comedian, Sonny Yang

In the first of our Fringe World 2021 interviews, we have with us surrealist comedian Sonny Yang who is best known for his genre-bending creativity. For the upcoming Fringe World festival season, he reintroduces Sonny Yang’s Incredibly Stupid Adventure Game once again after a successful 2020 run to continue captivating and challenging showgoers. Drawing on...

Film Fanatics Unite – The WA Screen Culture Awards Are Here!
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Film Fanatics Unite – The WA Screen Culture Awards Are Here!

There’s no dispute that Western Australia is one of the most enviable places to be now in the world, and our vibrant film industry is one of the many reasons why. As such, the inaugural WA Screen Culture Awards is set to celebrate the achievement, innovation and ambition of our local industry. And it’s all happening...

Perth’s Best Outdoor Cinemas this Summer
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Perth’s Best Outdoor Cinemas this Summer

With summer nearly upon us, we can look forward to heading to one of Perth’s open-air cinemas to indulge in a feel-good flick. So whether you’re planning your next date or making chill evening plans with your friends, these outdoor cinemas are bound to make your summer more memorable. Also, here’s a word of the...