Fresh from special guest appearance with La Clique at the famous Spiegeltent, Canada’s award-winning adults-only puppet theatre group SOMA brings a sexy new twist to this ancient art form. Runs Tuesday 12 February until Saturday 23 February. Books on 9250 7777 or sydneyoperahouse.com.
Opera band Nightwish is playing at the Enmore Theatre on Friday 1 February. The band is back with a new lead singer Anette Olzon as well as the album Dark Passion Play. Bookings on www.ticketek.com.au or 132 849.
Coastal Castaways GLBT Social Group will be holding a dance party on Saturday 16 February at the Tuncurry Sporties Club, Beach St, Tuncurry. The dance starts at 7.30pm and has a Valentine’s Day theme. Entry is $15 with supper and entertainment provided. DJ Possumray will be playing a mix of old and new tracks to keep the dancefloor full all night. For further info visit coastalcastaways.tripod.com.
A reminder that on Sunday 3 February at 8.30pm, the E! Channel will premiere The True Hollywood Story of Britney Spears: Falls From Grace. The one-hour special goes in-depth with professionals to bring insight into one of America’s most controversial figures. Details: www.eonline.com.
The Last Goodnight released their new single, Pictures Of You, last week. Their new album Poison Kiss is released on Saturday 9 February.
What Was Lost is a quirky, poignant novel by Catherine O’Flynn, which has been awarded the 2007 Costa First Novel Award. It is described by Alice Pung as a beautifully structured, funny and insightful story. The author will be touring Australia in February and will take part in the Writers at the Convent Festival and the Perth Writers Festival.
Bingay is on every Tuesday from 8pm at the Sly Fox Hotel, 199 Enmore Rd, Enmore. Bookings on 9206 2110 and remember that all proceeds go to ACON.