Monthly Archives: March 2010

Jellicle cats come out to play

Figures moved amongst the shadows of the theatre, lithe and probing as they stalked through the aisles of seated people. Their eyes glistened in the dark, their tails flicked restlessly behind them and their ears were silhouetted against the greenish glow of the empty stage. Continue reading


A Golden Weekend at the Plains


Lou Barlow played a secret set. Photo: Shaina Kaye


The car was stacked with gear, the convoy was arranged and the slabs of canned beer had been bought – for the second time this festival season.

Golden Plains, only in its fourth year, is the little sister of Meredith, the BYO music festival in country Victoria. Although it’s little in size, with less tickets being released than for Meredith, it makes up for it with the class acts to perform. Continue reading