Review Scene: Peter Hook and the Light – Corner Hotel, 3rd October 2017

October 6, 2017 Anna-Maria Megalogenis

It’s rare to see an original founding member of an iconic post punk band performing original songs and a set devoid of any new material without pretence or ego. Such a band member is Peter Hook, the bassist of seminal bands Joy Division and New Order and the love in the room is palpable. “I love you Hooky” screams a fan in the audience, “I love you too…. Bernard” retorts Hook, to chuckles and laughter within the crowd. […]

Scene News: Foreign Bodies – Australian Premiere

September 22, 2015 Scene News

The Australian premiere of Melbourne playwright Andy Harmsen’s exciting new work, Foreign Bodies – a seductive and seditious study of primal urges and exoticism. Sly Rat Theatre Co-Artistic Director Alan Chambers features alongside Canadian trained, […]