Epidaurus v MCG

Epidaurus v MCG

The ancient theatre at Epidaurus on the left. The newly renovated Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on the right. Spot the difference. OK. In true Roman ampitheatre style, the MCG is round or oval-shaped and normally plays hosts to spectator sports, whilst the theatre at Epidaurus is semi-circular and once played host to performances of some…

Commonwealth Games

Sorry about the lack of posts this week. It’s been pretty hectic at school arriving at the end of a shortened academic term due to the XVIII Commonwealth Games being held in Melbourne over the next couple of weeks. On that note, I am sure the opening ceremony next Wednesday evening 15th March will be…

Wicked

Our school auditioned for the musical Godspell yesterday and got about half the usual participants rocking up. There were probably several reasons why, but in the words of one of my Year 12 students, ‘hardly anyone in my year level has ever heard of Godspell’. So this got me thinking. Which Stephen Schwartz musical had…