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Our Mob, God’s Story

Our Mob, God’s Story

Claudia Haines-Cappeau, Staff Reporter
March 22
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Commemorating the Bible Society’s 200th anniversary, 65 Indigenous Australian and Torres Strait Islander artists have created an art book that shares their faith and artistic talent. The book, Our Mob, God's Story, showcases 115 paintings, each piece a portrayal of the artist’s interpretation...

Get Ready to Food Truck Rumble

Get Ready to Food Truck Rumble

Jack Cooksey, Reporter
March 22
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Perth Food Truck Rumble (FTR) returns to the Cultural Centre in the city on 26 March from 11am-8pm, offering what the organisers claim to be "the best choice of street food in Perth." The event,  in its fourth year, will have 30 different food trucks all offering "unique street style food" from...

A Decade of WAAPA in the Park

A Decade of WAAPA in the Park

Elodie Bouttier, Reporter
March 21
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Music lovers, brace yourselves! Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts is about to hold its eagerly awaited, 10th  WAAPA in the Park show. The academy's best jazz and contemporary students will be showcasing their talents with a variety of songs at the popular annual free concert. The audience w...

Nintendo’s Switch Hits Australia at Last

Nintendo’s Switch Hits Australia at Last

Jack Cooksey, Staff reporter
March 14
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Iconic gaming console manufacturer Nintendo is back with a powerful new console,  set to be launched in March. Building on its success from the Nintendo DS and Wii, Nintendo's whizzes hope the new Switch console  will appeal to today's generation of gamers. The newest feature on the Switch...

Mythical Creatures come to Life with Magical Park App

Mythical Creatures come to Life with Magical Park App

Elodie Bouttier, Reporter
March 10
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

Dinosaurs and fairies can now be seen by children and their families thanks to the Magical Park App. Cities around Perth have collaborated with Magical Park creator Geo A.R Games, to bring family fun as part of Parks Week 2017 which runs from four to 18 March . The app can only be used in participating...

Review: Green Room a neo-Nazi band bloodbath (really)

Review: Green Room a neo-Nazi band bloodbath (really)

Chris Spencer, Entertainment Editor
May 23
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

We have a new director to watch: Jeremy Saulnier. It isn’t every day that an indie writer-director from Portland can score two Star Trek alums to star in his third film Green Room. By that feat alone, Saulnier deserves praise, but I won’t sell him short. Saulnier has crafted a taut, no-holes ...

Review: Eddie the eager cliche inspirational Eagle

Review: Eddie the eager cliche inspirational Eagle

Ryan Langley, Staff reporter
May 23
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Eddie the Eagle directed by Dexter Fletcher is a family film, retelling the true story of Michael “Eddie” Edwards, a British underdog turned Olympian,  played by Kingsman: The Secret Service’s Taron Egerton. To hide the fact that he is no longer a handsome, suave secret agent, Egerton juts out...

Review — X-Men: Apocalypse is rock solid

Review — X-Men: Apocalypse is rock solid

Chris Spencer, Entertainment Editor
May 23
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Director Bryan Singer handles the latest in the X-Men franchise, X-Men: Apocalypse, with a dynamic purpose that just gets better as the movie goes on. He has a blank check at hand, allowing Singer to go all out with explosions and action that may look similar to any other comic-book movie, but is f...

20 Iconic British Kids’ Programs from the Early 2000’s

20 Iconic British Kids’ Programs from the Early 2000’s

Drewe McAllister, Staff Reporter
May 23
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Being born in 90's Britain, the early 2000s were fantastic for kids television. Whether it was before school or after school or on a weekend morning you were either a CBBC kid or a CITV kid and to be honest, both of them were amazing. Here are our top picks of kids' TV from that golden era. 1. Tracy...

Review: Angry Birds – just as bad as you might expect

Review: Angry Birds – just as bad as you might expect

Alex Warner, Staff Reporter
May 23
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

While it's possible to adapt video games into amazing films, The Angry Birds Movie is not among them. Although there are some okay moments, and some of the cast deliver a few good vocal performances, it is a film I would not recommend. The film is directed by first time directors Fergal Reilly and Clay...

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