Dr Diana Carroll

Dr Diana Carroll is a writer, speaker, and reviewer based in Adelaide. Her work has been published in newspapers and magazines including the Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, Woman's Day, and B&T. Writing about the arts is one of her great passions.

Dr Diana's Latest Articles


Concert Review: Destinations, Belle Chen, OzAsia Festival

An engaging evening of new-wave classical music.


Exhibition review: Salon des Refusés 2021

The alternative Archibald and Wynne Prize Selection makes its Adelaide debut.


Concert review: Symphony Series 5, ASO

Pianist Konstantin Shamray shines in an exceptional performance of the hallowed ‘Rach 3.'


Concert review: Musica Viva

A delightful musical journey from New Guinea to New York.


Theatre review: Glengarry Glen Ross, Bakehouse Theatre

A finely staged tale of greed, desperation and corruption.


Book review: Puff Piece, John Safran

Captain Sarcasmo digs deep into the murky world of big tobacco and the future of smoking.


Concert review: Musica Viva Australia, Adelaide

A musical degustation encompassing 80 years of French composition.

'The addition of a live orchestra both enhances and changes the filmic experience. It does focus your attention on the magnificent score by that amazing master of movie music, John Williams.'Photo by Claudio Raschella

Concert review: Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader do battle with the ASO!


Theatre Review: Hibernation, State Theatre Company SA

Can the world close down for a year to save the planet?


Concert review: Symphony Series 4, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

The return of a veteran conductor at the ASO makes it seem almost like the good old days.

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