Going Out

Sisters do Penrith proud

Working with a sibling is most people's idea of a nightmare but for Victoria and Barb Baillie keeping it in the family has...

New play reveals extraordinary love affair

Love and literature come together in the world premiere of the theatre production ‘All My Love’ at The Joan this July. ‘All My Love’ is...

Ryan and Candy hope their house rules

Not a bad idea – buy a house, go on a reality television series and have the whole place renovated for nothing, right?...

New blood for classic band

How do you introduce a band that’s racked up over 30 amazing years in the industry, performed more than 5,000 live shows, played...

Afternoon of free live music in Penrith

Love music but can’t spare the cash for concert tickets? Then head to The Joan this Sunday for an afternoon of free live performances. Classical...

80s icon Belinda Carlisle returns to Australia

Heaven will be a place in Rooty Hill when Belinda Carlisle hits the Rooty Hill RSL stage this month. The American singer/songwriter originally came to...

Get ready to be amazed

Take a dive into the world of kung fu, Chinese culture and spirituality when the Shaolin Warriors come to the Evan Theatre stage this...

Shop and create at The Westies Fringe Markets

The Westies Fringe Markets debuted in May and, after the success of the first round, the markets will be making their return this September...

This musical really rocks

The Who’s ‘Tommy’ is hitting the stage this month with local theatre group the Blue Mountains Musical Society set to take audiences into the...

Free play pays tribute to ANZAC spirit

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli a free theatre production titled ‘Gallipoli –A Manual of Trench Warfare’ will be on...

The memories live on

The memory and legend of the world’s most popular performer lives on through the guise of Max Pellicano, whose uncanny resemblance and equally...

Wild World of Cat Stevens

Cat Stevens is responsible for some of the most beautiful melodies in music history. This April, entertainer Darren Coggan will celebrate 50 years of this...

Rae of talent

The beautiful and talented Jasmine Rae is the hottest property on the Australian country music scene but it won’t be long before she...

Lifetime of musical passion

Melissa Bajric has been doing wonders on the Australian country music scene for years but many people would be surprised to know that...

PSO's season set to sizzle

The beautiful and always entertaining Penrith Symphony Orchestra’s 2012 concert season begins this weekend when North and South American musical traditions are brought...

Fun, dancing and a great cause

Guests will have the chance to don a costume ready for a fun night out when OZWAC hosts their Heroes and Villains Charity Ball...

Noni takes us on an emotional journey in new play ‘Mother’

One of the great things about storytelling is that it allows us to form emotional connections with characters that we may never have had...

Art exhibit is a must see

A beautiful collection of Aboriginal art is currently on display at Penrith Regional Gallery. ‘21st Century Beginnings’ presents a selection of large-scale Aboriginal paintings...

Rockin’ the Aussie Arms

It’s pretty clear from the name that covers band Battered and Bluesed have a thing for rock and blues. The group formed 18 months ago...

Get hot and bothered at Panthers

When it comes to male revues Australia is punching well above its weight. The boys from the world’s number one male revue, Manpower Australia, will...

John's true blue

When you think of John Williamson you think of ‘True Blue’, ‘Malley Boy’ and ‘Old Man Emu’. The bearded country music...

There's a bear on stage

‘Play School’ has been an Australian television institution since 1966, making it the second longest running children’s television program in the English-speaking world...

Sisters open next chapter

Talking to Mollie McClymont, you get a sense that things for her – and sisters Sam and Brooke who make up The McClymonts...

Play School coming to Panthers

Play School is an Aussie favourite that has been entertaining kids and parents a like since the very first show in 1966. ...

Truck Show next weekend

One of Penrith’s biggest family events, the Penrith Working Truck Show, is celebrating 25 years and promises to be a fantastic day out....

Getting REAL at new festival

See exercise in a different light and experience new and exciting flavours at the inaugural Real Festival at the Nepean River on November 4 and...

Play makes you think

Jonathan Harvey’s delightful comedy about youth, first love, self-discovery and three young people on the threshold of adulthood is currently playing at the Henry...

This ain't Sesame Street!

New production, ‘Avenue Q’ may feature adorable puppets but don’t be fooled by the cute-factor – this hilarious, risque musical is anything but...

Luddenham Show to be held this weekend

The annual 111th Luddenham Show, to be held on February 21 and 22, is set to be one of the biggest yet in...

Go on a musical journey

Let yourself be taken on a trip to the city of light and romance when the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre brings the...

Just like Diamond

A recreation of one of the greatest live albums of all time, ‘Hot August Night’, will hit the EVAN Theatre stage next Friday, August...

Vegas comes to Penrith

Penrith is about to turn into the world famous Sin City. Our great town is set to get a...

Jolly Boys headed to Penrith

The Jolly Boys are one of the world’s great living music treasures and they’re headed to the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts...

Free movies in the park

The Penrith City Council Cinema in the Park event is back again in December, this time showing two movies over two nights. Over 500 people...

The Joan has something for all

        If you thought last year’s concert season at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre was one of the best...

Still playing the classics

Footage of a youthful Olivia Newton John and John Travolta dancing and flirting with each other at Rydell High will be...

Search for Treasure Island

Shiver me timbers! It’s time for buccaneers, buried treasure, sword fights, treasure maps and muskets when Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous pirate tale ‘Treasure...

Tommy’s second home

Irish singing sensation Tommy Fleming is making his long-awaited return to Australia. To celebrate the release of his new album ‘Walk The Road Together’ the...

Classic trucks on show

It was a big success in its inaugural year in 2011, and now the Sydney Classic and Antique Truck Show is coming back...

Magic comes to The Joan

Get your scuba gear ready because it’s time to take a trip to the depths of the sea. The highly acclaimed one man show ‘The...