Category archives for: Adelaide Festival

Festival Review: Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Festival Review: Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

For over twenty years, Danny Elfman has been linked to the TV theme of a certain animated dysfunctional family and to the scores of most Tim Burton movies.

Festival Review: Unsound Adelaide

Festival Review: Unsound Adelaide

Unsound showcases just a tiny fraction of international electronic music, with the 2nd day featuring Forest Swords, The Bug, Shackleton, Atom and Robin Fox.

Festival Review: Fela! The Concert

Festival Review: Fela! The Concert

A full-on Afro beat concert party of the Broadway musical, “Fela!” which traces the life of Nigerian musician and human rights activist, Fela Kuti.

Festival Review: Blow the Bloody Doors Off

Festival Review: Blow the Bloody Doors Off

Showcasing the best tunes from four of Sir Michael Caine’s early flicks, musical director Terry Edwards chose, played and conducted, interspersed with excerpts from all but the latter films.

Festival Review: The Cardinals

Festival Review: The Cardinals

When their puppets go missing, 3 cardinals must act out their own evangelical puppet show with utter seriousness and crippling theatrical ineptitude.

Festival Review: Beauty and the Beast

Festival Review: Beauty and the Beast

A unique retelling of Beauty & the Beast, combining the fairytale with the true-life story of the performers, Julie & Mat: she a Carnie & he a thalidomide victim.

Festival Review:  Abdullah Ibrahim

Festival Review:  Abdullah Ibrahim

Jazz pianist, Abdullah Ibrahim started playing in the 50s at the height of the popular jazz movement and recorded the first South African jazz record.

Festival Review: Black Diggers

Festival Review: Black Diggers

With a healthy dose of salty irony, Black Diggers depicts tales of the hundreds of Aboriginal soldiers who fought for Australia in World War I.

Festival Review: Orbo Novo

Festival Review: Orbo Novo

The Australian premiere of this dance piece is based on the work of neuroanatomist Dr Jill Bolte Taylor who, after a stroke, wrote the book My Stroke of Insight

Festival Review: Mixed Rep

Festival Review: Mixed Rep

Mixed Rep is a mixture lifted from the Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet’s growing repertoire: Violet Kid, Ten Duets on a Theme of Rescue and Indigo Rose.

Festival Review: Vampillia

Festival Review: Vampillia

Featuring members of bands from all over the musical spectrum (but mostly noise and experimental rock), Vampillia are an eclectic (and very eccentric) band.

Festival’s Major Partner Emirates Offers Artist Development Opportunity

Festival’s Major Partner Emirates Offers Artist Development Opportunity

Adelaide Festival of Arts has partnered with Emirates Airline to offer two South Australian artists in the early stages of their career an opportunity to fly to an Emirates destination for a professional development experience.

Festival Review: Nufonia Must Fall

Festival Review: Nufonia Must Fall

An utterly charming, live puppet show made up of multiple puppets on beautifully designed miniature sets projected onto a movie screen & accompanied by incredible music.

Festival Review: Azimut

Festival Review: Azimut

Based on the centuries-old tradition of Moroccan acrobatics, this mesmerising blend can only be described as ‘human art’, exploring Sufi traditions with a modern edge.

Festival Review: Tommy

Festival Review: Tommy

A fresh, jazz interpretation of The Who’s original concept album of ‘Tommy’, a rock opera produced in 1969 and since reimaged for both the stage and screen.

Festival Review: Beckett Triptych

Festival Review: Beckett Triptych

The State Theatre Company SA presents three short plays by Samuel Beckett, one of last century’s most influential writers and a father of Theatre of the Absurd.

University of Adelaide Embraces Mad March Festivities

University of Adelaide Embraces Mad March Festivities

The University of Adelaide will again be embracing the festivities of Mad March in 2015, with both past and present students and staff showcasing their knowledge and talents to the wider community.

3D Model Of Adelaide Oval On Show

Visitors to Adelaide Oval can now view the iconic structure in a different light – thanks to the talents of two University of Adelaide students.

Untzz Twelve Inch X Laneway Festival

Untzz Twelve Inch X Laneway Festival

With just over a week to go before the St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival returns to its new home in Port Adelaide.

Agent for Change Shakes Up Adelaide Arts Scene

Agent for Change Shakes Up Adelaide Arts Scene

Performer, maker, teacher, speaker and mosquito buzzing in the ears of the arts industry, Caroline Bowditch is coming to Adelaide.

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