REVIEWS

Joburg theatre review: Shrek the Musical: Musicals! It’s a genre you either love or hate. Shrek, at Gold Reef City’s Lyric Theatre, however, is
Film Review: Carol:
Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett, in Carol
Todd Haynes adapts the Patricia Highsmith novel The Price of Salt for the big screen in the visually beautiful
Review: Madame Zingara presents The Celebration:
A hunky Spanish aerial pole artist (Pic: Anton de Beer)
You know, without us gay boys this world we live
Review: Lost in the White City: Co-directed by Tanner King Barklow (The Invisible War) and Israeli Gil Kofman, Lost in the White City is a fascinating film about
Review: Saint Laurent:
Gaspard Ulliel as Yves Saint Laurent
Director Bertand Bonello’s epic portrait of the life of influential fashion designer Yves Saint
Review: The Imitation Game:
Benedict Cumberbatch is Alan Turning in The Imitation Game
Based upon the 1983 book by Andrew Hodges, Alan Turing: The Enigma and brilliantly
Music Divas Special: Taylor Swift, Barbra Streisand, Annie Lennox, Bette Midler & more.: BETTE MIDLER – IT’S THE GIRLS
The
Film review – We all need a little “Pride”:
Members of GLSM take to the streets in Pride
Their protests were met with a scale of
THEATRE REVIEW: ONE ARM:
Marcel Meyer in One Arm
I’ll never forget my introduction to the wonderful words and works of Tennessee Williams. It was in the early
MAMBA SPINS: MICHAEL JACKSON, MARIAH CAREY, LILY ALLEN & MORE: MICHAEL JACKSON – XSCAPE The King of Pop might have passed away in 2009 but
FILM REVIEW: THE 10 YEAR PLAN: Hailing from the studios of Cinema175 in West Hollywood, writer/director J.C. Calciano, creator of previous festival favourites
FILM REVIEW: THE FALLS: Unlike Ang Lee’s Oscar winning 2005 film Brokeback Mountain, American director Jon Garcia’s film The Falls is not big budget, overlong
REVIEW: QUEEN AT THE BALLET: This past week saw the opening of Sean Bovim’s much publicised and highly anticipated Queen at the Ballet at the Joburg Theatre.
SPINS: KATY PERRY, MILEY CYRUS, LORDE: The ladies are in the house! Jared Orlin reviews the latest releases from Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Madonna, Lorde and
SPINS: CHER, JOHN LEGEND, JOHN MAYER & MORE: Jared Orlin reviews the latest releases from veteran diva and gay icon Cher, the oh-so-sexy John Legend,
REVIEW: BEHIND THE CANDELABRA:
Michael Douglas and Matt Damon
Michael Douglas and Matt Damon gleefully throw their heterosexuality to the wind as they take
REVIEW: JIMMY IN PIENK: Being different has never felt so right in this passionate and heartfelt film. Jimmy in Pienk is a delightfully charming Afrikaans film
REVIEW: HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE: This Oscar-nominated documentary about the birth of AIDS activism in America’s gay community is being screened at the Encounters Film Festival. It's a testament to the human spirit and a moving and inspirational call to action, writes Luiz De Barros.
REVIEW: LES MISERABLES: The grim and astonishingly-long 80's musical epic finally hits the big screen with an impressive cast, including Hugh Jackman, who go all-out to impress. So, is it worthy of the adulation and awards?
REVIEW: SNOWMAN: UJ's THATSOGAY theatre festival in Joburg kicked off with the international work, Snowman, by Canadian playwright, Greg MacArthur - a very unusual and meaty offering, writes Moira de Swardt.