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Sydney Comedy Festival Performer Showcase

Sydney Comedy Festival Performer Showcase
  THE 2013 SYDNEY COMEDY FESTIVAL REVEALS STELLAR LINEUP   One of Australia’s biggest annual comedy events, the Sydney Comedy Festival, has announced its star studded lineup of shows that will headline the Festival’s ninth incarnation from 22 April to 11 May 2013. The Festival is proud...

Hackagong 2012: A Cultural Report

Hackagong 2012: A Cultural Report
4/12/2012 HACKAGONG 2012 A Cultural Report by Harrison Engstrom There is something about the entrepreneurial spirit that can excite any man. The idea that you're making something that could change the world or even just a community, leaving an impact for years to come, that's truly what it's...

OzComic-Con Melbourne 2012 Wrap-Up

09/07/2012 OzComic-Con had a lot to live up to. With the name alone OzComic-Con already had the problem with being compared to the biggest convention of its kind, the San Diego Comic-Con. The second I heard the name I got crazy excited, could the people who organize the biggest Comic/Pop...

Noah Hathaway Interview - Supanova 2012

Noah Hathaway Interview - Supanova 2012
20/06/2012 I know I haven't been a pop culture journalist for a long time, but Noah Hathaway may have been my favourite celebrity interview. Mr. Hathaway was a huge child actor, turning up as Boxey in the original Battlestar Galactica and one of the kids in Troll, but he is most notably known...

Jennifer Hale Interview - Supanova 2012

Jennifer Hale Interview - Supanova 2012
20/06/2012 Mass Effect 3 had a lot of bad press earlier this year, but one thing that you really can't say a bad thing about is the lovely Jennifer Hale. Hearing her voice time and time again in Bioware's famous franchise is enough to send tingles up most fans spines. I was able to have a chat...

Matthew Reilly Interview - Supanova 2012

Matthew Reilly Interview - Supanova 2012
20/06/2012 Matthew Reilly may be one of the biggest geeks you will ever meet and I mean that in the nicest way possible. Reilly turned up to Supanova in the DeLorean from Back to the Future, which he owns and gladly put on display for the event. He also has a life-size Han Solo Frozen in...

Supanova 2012 - Part III

Supanova 2012 - Part III
19/06/2012 Sydney Supanova 2012 Part III - Sunday   Sunday is a different day for everybody. For the religious it is a day of rest, for many it's just a day to take in a movie or get some work done. I try and keep Sunday's as breezy as possible and unfortunately Arcadia woke up...

Supanova 2012 - Part II

Supanova 2012 - Part II
19/06/2012 Sydney Supanova 2012 Part II - Saturday   After getting home slightly after eleven from my first night at Supanova, I had to get up early for an airport run the next morning and with very little sleep and McDonald's breakfast, I didn't think I'd be up for another day at...

Supanova 2012 - Part I

Supanova 2012 - Part I
19/06/2012 Sydney Supanova 2012 Part I – Friday (Opening Night)   Supanova has been a long standing pillar of geeky perfection amongst the sporting events and writer festivals that come and go through this city. Set on the outskirts of the city, at the Sydney Olympic Park, one can...

Lou Sanz - The Neverending Storage Review

Lou Sanz - The Neverending Storage Review
12/05/2012 I've always seen Lou Sanz as a relationship comedian, mainly because putting people into categories is easy and creates a way for me to formulate the world to make sure I understand things. Her brand of comedy is actually quite broad and whilst most people going into the Neverending...