Articles on ‘international’

British theatre producer escapes two years in jail for gay play

Published in the British newspaper The Guardian, it was reported today that David Cecil, a British theatre producer, was arrested in Uganda for staging a play about homosexuality despite  ‘intervention from regulators’. His case was dismissed by a Ugandan magistrate yesterday as the prosecution could not produce any evidence against Cecil. The play The River and… Read more.

7 shows not to miss at the Comedy Festival

Every year, just as summer disappears and that all too familiar chill sets in, the funniest people from around Australia and the World descend on Melbourne. With over 380 shows the Melbourne International Comedy Festival commandeers every nook and cranny in which you can fit an audience, making one of the biggest problems choosing what… Read more.