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  1. EPIC EVE!

    THEATRE REVIEW of GLAMM Productions THE WISDOM OF EVE Theatre Works Directed by Meredith Fuller

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    4 performances left: playing Fri 6.45, Sat matinee 1.45 & GALA 6.45, Sunday 5pm
    How do solve a problem like Maria..... fck wrong movie damn How do u solve a problem like my Eva, ah yes that feels better already. Not a musical not an opera but of operatic proportions this juggernaut of dialogue and intrigue is none-the-less a fascinating amalgam of script to film n back again... phew!!


    Arriving at the all now all too familiar "Theatreworks' in Acland St (just around the cnr from the only Penthouse I ever managed to live in longer than
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  2. MEN-acing/icing?

    “Gay you've got to hide your love away” written by Beatles/John Lennon is possibly the saddest song and I proudly claim it on behalf of all the men In My Life (I've loved them all) another Beatles anthem. I've paraphrased the title its really Hey not Gay, so, hey I've had to hide my love(s) away, Imagine that.

    I had lunch today (as ladies of my generation are want to do) with one of my dearest gay male friends yesterday lets call him Mark. He’s a father now lives alone n sees the kids at weekends so normal yet he is supposed to be a menacing person to other men, one of the hidden gays. Not so he is educated beyond need really handsome refined well travelled a collector of all fine things in lie and curiously too young to be a Beatles ...

    Updated 28th March 2015 at 09:31 PM by Mick Pacholli

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  3. Whitefella Dreaming




    WHITE FELLA DREAMING
    …… of the comparisons twixt early artists representations of the the darkness is now being counterpointed by our local indigenous people (Australian Aboriginals) apparently visionary opposing view, Yes in the dark ages bats dragons were all symbols of the Dark Side and poor reptiles were the creatures of the underworld or the Devil. Our young/Jung presenter tonight at CGJung Society of Melbournes’ monthly guest talk is Geoff Berry, with a PhD completed in 2009, about the relationship between white and black ideas regarding the earth and its symbols, such as the snake.

    We white folks see reptiles as devil creatures yet our Aboriginals see The Rainbow Serpent (a recurring image in their ...

    Updated 29th March 2015 at 12:46 AM by Mick Pacholli

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  4. Madame Butterfly

    Australian tenor Jason Wasley received a scholarship in 1991 to attend the Victorian College of the Arts Opera Studio in Melbourne. In 1993, Jason won the Herald-Sun Aria, which enabled him to further his studies in Europe.

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    The following year whilst working as an apprentice soloist with the Victorian State Opera, undertaking the roles of Sciarrone and The Gaoler in Tosca...a, Juan in Don Quichotte, Tarquinius in The Rape of Lucretia and Robin Oakapple in Ruddigore, Jason won the national award and represented Australia in the finals of the Placido Domingo World Operalia Competition in Vienna.



    After studying at Bertrand Russell Institute of Languages in Italy, ...
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