come and join me

A bunch of weeks have flown by since February 1 and they are a flurry of memorable moments that are more than likely couched in mundanity. This is how life goes on though, right? Sizzling along with a brief flash in the pan here and there. Then, every once in a while, the sublime creeps…

Step into my coffin. I’ll show you around.

I’m in the thinking stages of making a show about what it might be like to wake up in your own coffin. Writer Ellana Costa and I want to look at the hard reality of ghosthood. What if you were a ghost with limits? What if you couldn’t defy gravity or boundaries but were stuck…

rian

I went and saw Rian last night for Sydney Festival. “Joyous and exhilarating, the latest creation from Irish dance company Fabulous Beast is a thrilling evening of music and dance. For this internationally acclaimed work, director and choreographer Michael Keegan-Dolan collaborates with composer Liam Ó Maonlaí of Hothouse Flowers, drawing inspiration from Ó Maonlaí’s 2005…

superhuman

Sometimes the internet is a blessed thing. Of course a Tumblr blog entitled Cats That Look Like Pin Up Girls exists. Yesterday I saw two shows at Carriageworks as part of Sydney Festival: It’s Dark Outside and Othello C‘est Qui. Othello C’est Qui‘s blurb: “Of all the roles for black actors in the western world,…

it’s dark outside

This evening I saw It’s Dark Outside, which is currently showing at Carriageworks as part of Sydney Festival. “From the creators of multi-award winning production The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer comes this heartfelt adventure of an old man wandering into the wild. As the sun sets he is swept up in a…