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Will Dickie's 'Team of the Decades', an outdoor responsive theatre set, engages the audience to explore human strength and weakness.  Heads Up Festival, Victoria Dock park, Hull. The very model of a man
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The very model of a man

12 February 2020

Pep talks from alpha males and drills with the coach are all part of the show in Team of the Decades, as Robert Housley finds out.

Reading time • 3 minutesFringe World Festival
A dozen cheeky answers
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A dozen cheeky answers

31 January 2020

Robert Housley finds much to tantalise in the sexy circus show, How Much Do You Love Me?

Reading time • 3 minutesCircus
Photo: David Cox Behind the scenes of the suburbs
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Behind the scenes of the suburbs

22 November 2019

Review: WA Youth Theatre Company, The Cockatoos · Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of Western Australia, 21 November · Review by Robert Housley · Behind the…

Reading time • 4 minutesTheatre
Blueprint for the future
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Blueprint for the future

7 October 2019

AWESOME Review: DADAA and CircusWA, Experience Collider ⋅ Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of Western Australia, October 4 ⋅ Review by Robert Housley ⋅ Experience is fundamental to…

Reading time • 3 minutesCircus
Members of Cloud Nine Members of Cloud Nine Sweet dreams
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Sweet dreams

7 October 2019

AWESOME Review: Giovanni Consort, Cloud Nine ⋅ Centenary Galleries, Art Gallery of Western Australia, October 5 ⋅ Review by Robert Housley ⋅ Chilling out has little to…

Reading time • 4 minutesMusic
Photo: Kate McIntosh Playing with time
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Playing with time

22 February 2019

Perth Festival review: Kate McIntosh, Worktable ·
Gallery Central, North Metropolitan TAFE, 21 February ·
Review by Robert Housley ·

Reading time • 3 minutes
Ursula Martinez in Free Admission Ursula Martinez performing in a white suit against a red curtain Brickbats and bouquets
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Brickbats and bouquets

15 February 2019

Perth Festival review: Ursula Martinez, Free Admission · Studio Underground, February 14 · Review by Robert Housely · The art of bricklaying, typically, is practised by tanned alpha…

Reading time • 3 minutesPerth Festival
A group of circus performers manipulating a large sheet of plastic Tackling plastic through acrobatics
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Tackling plastic through acrobatics

15 February 2019

Kinetica, 450 Years · Big Top at The Woodside Pleasure Garden, 13 February · Review by Robert Housley · Some scary numbers are linked to the…

Reading time • 3 minutesFringe World Festival
A man sings into a mic with hands on heart Born to dance
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Born to dance

8 February 2019

Fringe World review: Brown Record Label, Movin’ Melvin Brown – A Man, A Magic, A Music! ⋅ Big Top at Sunset Veranda,  February 7 ⋅ Review by Robert…

Reading time • 3 minutesFringe World Festival
Jess with Barrelhouse, Kidogo, Fremantle, 12 December 2018 Man with top hat leans over pedal lap guitar Blues and bonhomie
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Blues and bonhomie

1 February 2019

Fringe World review: Lucky Oceans and Jessie Gordon Present: The Piano Has Been Drinking ⋅ De Parel Spiegeltent, 31 January ⋅ Review by Robert Housley ⋅ The spiegeltent and…

Reading time • 2 minutesFringe World Festival

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio