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February, 2021

 

Fashion Community Week 2021

Fashion Community Week cordially invites fashionistas to virtually attend the 12th edition of the Award-winning fashion week this March 10th to 13th 2021. The organization values community over commercial and provides an inclusive platform for emerging talents. The four-day event will feature an industry conference, networking session, shopping event and a new type of virtual fashion show experience. All events are taking place LIVE and accessible to view through multiple platforms globally! The virtual fashion week will kick off on Wednesday, March 10th with a Worldwide Fashion Tech Conference withRead More


DVD Release: Greenland

                                              Director:    Ric Roman Waugh Cast:  Gerard Butler, Morena Baccarin, David Denman, Hope Davis, Scott Glenn, Holt McCallany, Roger Dale Floyd, Andrew Bachelor, Merrin Dungey, Gary Weeks Rating:    M Running Time:    119 Australian Distributor:    Amazon Prime   Another movie has bypassed the cinema and gone straight to a digital release. This time it’s ‘Greenland‘, the latest collaboration between Gerard Butler and his ‘Angel HasRead More


Single Release: Courtney Keil – Hummingbird

Fresh off the back of her performance at Melbourne’s iconic music venue – The Espy – singer-songwriter Courtney Keil launches her sophomore single ‘Hummingbird’. Upbeat and inspiring, this gem was born out of the Melbourne 2020 lockdown with Rod McCormack (3 x CMAA Producer of the Year), Templeton Thompson (Reba McEntire, Jo Dee Messina, Little Texas) and Sam Gay (Deric Ruttan, Little Texas, Bryan White). Born and raised on a working deer farm in the Adelaide Hills, now living in Melbourne, Courtney has worked toward her release of music for years. ‘Hummingbird’ lands on theRead More


EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST CLOSING SOON FOR VIVID MUSIC 2021

Expressions of Interest for Vivid Music 2021 close on Friday 26 February. This is the last chance for musicians, producers, music promoters and venues to register their interest to be part of Australia’s largest event, Vivid Sydney, returning for its 12th year in 2021 from 6 to 28 August. In past years, Vivid Music has attracted headline acts such as The Cure, Ruel, FKA Twigs, Boy George, Wendy Matthews, Sampa the Great and Florence and the Machine performing live at iconic Sydney venues including Sydney Opera House, Carriageworks, City RecitalRead More


BRUNSWICK BALLROOM OPENING GALA & UPCOMING SHOWS

Melbourne’s most dynamic and exciting new performance venue, the BRUNSWICK BALLROOM is thrilled to announce the Opening Gala will be hosted by one of Australia’s most multi-talented and prolific performing artists Eddie Perfect alongside hilarious and captivating newcomer Margot Tanjutco. The BRUNSWICK BALLROOM OPENING GALA will take place on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th March. The Gala promises to be a cabaret love-letter to Melbourne, celebrating our beloved arts industry reopening its doors post-pandemic in the heart of one of its iconic neighbourhoods. Revelling in the diversity, spirit and anarchyRead More


Film Review: Another Round

Director:    Thomas Vinterberg Cast:    Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Magnus Millang, Lars Ranthe, Maria Bonnevie, Helene Reingaard, Magnus Sjørup, Silas Cornelius Van and Albert Rudbeck Lindhardt Rating:    M Running Time:    117 Australian Distributor:    Umbrella Entertainment   Another Round follows Martin (Mads Mikkelsen), a dull teacher stuck in the doldrums of a midlife crisis. His wife can barely stand him, he has a distant dynamic to his kids, and his lengthy lectures fail to incite much interest from his students. While attending a birthday dinner with his teacher friends (played respectively by Thomas Bo Larsen, LarsRead More


2021 Port Fairy Folk Festival

An announcement we’ve all been waiting for! The Port Fairy Folk Festival returns in March with a mini-series, providing a little festival for big music lovers. Taking place on the March long weekend, Friday 5 to Monday 8 March 2021, the Port Fairy Folk Festival March Concert Series celebrates homegrown folk talent, and includes Kutcha Edwards, Nigel Wearne, Ruth Hazleton with Fiona Steele and Luke Plumb, Louisa Wise, Charm of Finches, Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission, Kee’Ahn and an all-star line-up in the special event Keep the Circle Unbroken. Port FairyRead More


93rd Annual Academy Awards

Major Changes for 2021 The Academy has ruled that streamed films will be eligible, and the sound categories have been merged. The Academy is grappling with shuttered movie theatres and the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Films that were scheduled for theatrical release, that meet the other eligibility requirements and that are made available for Academy members to view on the organization’s members-only streaming service within 60 days of being made available on a publicly available streamer or VOD service, will be in the running. (This covers any and allRead More


Chicago to return to The Venetian Resort in September 2021

Due to popular demand, one of the most successful and critically acclaimed rock bands of all time – Chicago – recently announced it will return to The Venetian Theatre inside The Venetian Resort Las Vegas in 2021 for the fourth year in a row for a three-show limited engagement. The shows will be held on September 15, 17 and 18, 2021 at 8pm. Hailed as one of the “most important bands in music since the dawn of the rock and roll era,” the legendary rock and roll band with horns,Read More


Film Review: Bliss

Director:    Mike Cahill Cast:    Owen Wilson, Salma Hayek, Nesta Cooper, Jorge Lendeborg, Jr., Ronny Chieng, Steve Zissis, Josh Leonard, Madeline Zima, Bill Nye Rating:    MA Running Time:    103 Australian Distributor:    Amazon Prime   Bliss stars big names Selma Hayek and Owen Wilson. The film is a sci-fi drama with romantic implications that follows Greg (Wilson) recovering from a recent divorce and dealing with a mental health crisis, as he, fuelled by drugs and encouraged by his manic new friend, awakens his mind to the possibilityRead More