Gemma's Latest Articles
Book review: Women & Children, Tony Birch
Tony Birch's latest novel canvasses violence, race and religion.
How Bluey made the move from animation to stage
ArtsHub speaks with 'Bluey's Big Play' puppetry director Jacob Williams and performer Jess Golle on translating from screen to stage…
Film review: Napoleon
Ridley Scott’s interest in ‘great men’ and strong female characters is once again on display, but even at 158 minutes,…
Performance review: Son and Wolfgang’s Magical Musical Circus, Playhouse Theatre, QPAC
A Circa double bill featuring new work from First Nations-led ensemble Circa Cairns, and a family-friendly reimagining of Mozart and…
Book review: The Sitter, Angela O’Keeffe
A multilayered novel about the wife of French artist Paul Cezanne becomes a dual portrait of two women a century…
Performance review: Chopin’s Piano, QPAC Concert Hall
Musica Viva’s unique stage adaptation of Paul Kildea’s book on the composer Chopin, his preludes, and one fateful instrument.