Author: Matthew Wotherspoon

Lights! Camera! Laugh! New Yorker brings global tour to Toowong

Joseph Rasmus is no stranger to the spotlight. The award-winning US playwright, actor, writer and comedian is best known for his regular display of stand-up and improv at New York Comedy Clubs and the acclaimed musical, The Bipartisan. Now, having relocated from New York to Brisbane in early 2017, Rasmus is in pursuit of conquering the world stage with his new global comedy tour, Two Steps From Fame. This August, the people of Brisbane will have the opportunity to witness Rasmus’s ‘dead-pan style, observational humour’ up-close and personal for the first live recording of Two Steps From Fame, as he takes the stage at the Archway Bar...

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Queensland to come alive this July with state-wide music festival

An eclectic showcase of musical talent will span the state from this Friday, as part of the 2017 Queensland Music Festival that is set to engage audiences with vibrant song and storytelling. Running from 7 to 30 July, the QMF (Queensland Music Festival) will see over 100 performances in 45 Queensland towns and cities from nationally renowned acts such as ARIA Award-winning alternative rocker Dan Sultan to comedian Colin Lane, who will appear in the new musical Joh for PM – a satirical account of the life of ex-premier Joh Bjelke-Peterson. Singer-songwriter Katie Noonan has announced her first program as Artistic Director,...

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