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SWT_HM_ADL @Umbrella Festival

Originally posted on Dr D in Oz:
Sell-out Adelaide Fringe show SWT_HM_ADL to be performed at the Umbrella Winter Sounds Festival. Following their sell-out premiere at the Adelaide Fringe 2021 Doctor D and Fergus Maximus return with their musical tribute to our city. Oozing fun and positivity, SWT_HM_ADL (Sweet Home Adelaide) is a joyous celebration…

Festival of ideas: Illuminate

They call South Australia the Festival State. We have festivals for everything. We have wine festivals, a cheese festival and (literally across the road) a vegan festival, beer and barbecue festival, The Adelaide Festival of the Arts aka The Festival, and its more unruly sibling: the Adelaide Fringe. There are festivals for cabaret, guitars, literature,

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The Murray Delta Juke Joint

Down a dark deserted street in an industrial estate, across the rail tracks, the metal cold underfoot, in what feels like the wrong side of town. The streetlights feeble against the night. It feels like South Chicago. That’s the whole point. Inside it’s as you might hope. The blast of warm sultry air, laden with

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