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AuthorJessica La

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October 16, 2017

Four years ago Grandma was diagnosed with melanoma. For a long time, the cancer was contained to the diagnosis itself; we couldn’t see the cancer on her at all. She would go for her daily morning walks, she would tend to the garden, and almost desperately, because she never learnt to drive, she would jump […]

July 24, 2017

(de)construct, directed by Cerea Maree Brown, is an emotional whirlwind. Performed at La Mama Theatre in Melbourne from June 28 to July 2, this dance-theatre piece unfolds on a small and strangely lit stage. Nabs Adhan, Lucy Pitt, Antonia Yip Siew Pin, and Jai Leeworthy embark together on a deeply personal conversation about identity, social […]

June 6, 2017

CW: Discussion of sexual harassment   Our evening transitioned seamlessly from bobbing to the slow paced, gentle voice of Frankie Cosmos into a slow trek up in the crisp night air back home. We headed towards the glowing traffic lights that marked the sharp turn onto our road. Far down the length of the street, […]