Marika Dobbin It must be the first opera to be held in a strip club.
Marika Dobbin The Rainbow Serpent Festival will go ahead as planned for more than 10,000 ticket-holders this Australia Day weekend after it received a last minute council permit.
Marika Dobbin Mother of a Melbourne man who died at last year's Rainbow Serpent Festival in regional Victoria from drug-related causes has joined a campaign to have the event reinstated.
Marika Dobbin When Jennifer Li took to playing an imaginary piano on the dining-room table when she was just seven, her grandfather asked if she would like to have lessons and an instrument of her own.
Marika Dobbin Audience members rarely do headstands in the aisles during Melbourne Symphony Orchestra concerts at Hamer Hall.
Marika Dobbin Plenty of arthouse cinemas have closed in Melbourne in recent decades, but rarely has a new one opened.