Fiona McGregor

Fiona McGregor WRITERS & CONTRIBUTORS

13 ENTRIES Fiona McGregor is a Sydney-based author and performance artist. Her books include Suck My Toes and Strange Museums. Her latest novel, Indelible Ink, won the 2011 Age Book of the Year Award.



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Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Society

Slow work

Neighbours and friends rebuilding communities after the bushfires

Illustration

Society

The strip-search state

Successful compensation cases haven’t curbed the prevalence of unlawful strip-searches by NSW Police

Image from ‘The Harp in the South’

Culture

‘The Harp in the South’ at Sydney Theatre Company

Kate Mulvany’s adaptation proves that Ruth Park’s epic endures

Image from Barbara and the Camp Dogs

Culture

‘Barbara and the Camp Dogs’: politics and heart in the pub

Part cracking musical, part Indigenous family drama, Belvoir’s latest production deserves to go far

Liveworks in review: ambitious, engrossing

Culture

Liveworks in review: ambitious, engrossing

The annual festival of experimental art energised Sydney’s Carriageworks over ten days

‘The Second Woman’: a triumph of endurance theatre

Culture

‘The Second Woman’: a triumph of endurance theatre

Nat Randall plays a five-minute scene of attempted reconciliation – with 100 different men over 24 hours

Image of Rhetorical Chorus

Culture

The strange magic of ‘Rhetorical Chorus’

Agatha Gothe-Snape’s performance work interrogates and celebrates one of the great conceptual artists

A family in flux

Culture

A family in flux

Taylor Mac’s ‘HIR’ at Belvoir is not your average kitchen-sink drama

Bold as ‘SHIT’

Culture

Bold as ‘SHIT’

Susie Dee and Patricia Cornelius deliver the wake-up call Australian theatre needs

‘Bennelong’ by Bangarra Dance Theatre

Culture

‘Bennelong’ by Bangarra Dance Theatre

Sydney Opera House (touring Canberra, Brisbane, Melbourne)

Self effacing

Culture

Self effacing

‘Mike Parr: Foreign Looking’ brings the anti-institutional artist to the National Gallery of Australia

The experience machine

Culture

The experience machine

Marina Abramović in Australia

Illustration by Jeff Fisher.

Society

Island rising

Cockatoo Island, Sydney Harbour