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Childish Gambino surprises Chicago high school students

Childish Gambino, AKA actor Donald Glover is brought out to the stage by Chance the Rapper as a surprise guest, performing his hit song, 'This Is...

Parkland drama students sing of the power of love at Tony awards

Students of drama teacher Melody Herzfeld at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school give an emotional performance at the 72nd annual Tony awards....

Border Politics trailer

Australian human rights barrister Julian Burnside travels the globe examining the harsh treatment of refugees at the hands of western democracies....

Sydney's Smash Brothers taps into appetite for destruction

Guardian Australia's deputy culture editor, Stephanie Convery, de-stresses at Sydney's Smash Brothers, a new 'break room' in Kogarah, where patrons...

Ten-year-old Australian violin prodigy named youngest ever winner at Menuhin– video

Ten-year-old violinist Christian Li from Melbourne, Australia has become the youngest ever competitor to win first prize in the junior category at...

Curiouser and curiouser: inside Acmi's interactive exhibition Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland has been adapted for the screen more than 30 times – to say nothing of the countless homages to its characters...

Splutters, pants, hacks and rasps: the new Australian opera that experiments with voice

A new Australian opera explores the case of the choking girls: five teenagers who turned up independently at a Manhattan hospital after the...

'People listen to me.' John Connors on his controversial IFTA speech - extended version

John Connors won best actor at the Irish Film and Television Awards recently for his role in Cardboard Gangsters. His speech addressed a number of...

Dani Boi

Dani Weber is featured in a short documentary called Dani Boi for the ABC's Love Bites series, tied to the 40th Mardi Gras in Australia.

Marvel's Black Panther trailer

Director Ryan Coogler and co-screenwriter Joe Robert Cole tackle the superheroes of colour question with this surreal and uproarious movie version...

Wendy Mitchell describes what it's like to have Alzheimer's

Wendy Mitchell is 61. Three years ago, she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s; she also has vascular dementia. Mitchell was determined not to be...

Margot Robbie practises her Oscars face

The Australian actor has been nominated for her first Academy Award for her role as US figure skater Tonya Harding in the film I, Tonya. Here she...

Star Wars’ Mark Hamill: 'My crush on Carrie Fisher never went away'

The much-anticipated follow-up to 2015’s The Force Awakens, Star Wars: The Last Jedi takes the fantasy franchise into darker, funnier and more...

'I became a black man when I arrived in England': Inua Ellams on his play Barber Shop Chronicles

Inua Ellams was recently nominated for the Writers' Guild award for best play for Barber Shop Chronicles, which is currently on at the National...