Published on September 27th, 2013 | by Admin

Event Reviews

Impulse Gamer checks out the latest Events from around Australia. We’ll give you our informed opinion of what’s good and what’s not in the world of events from stage productions to concerts and everything in-between.

New Reviews (Chronological)

CIRQUE BON BON REVIEW (Melbourne 2024)

The Boy from Oz

Mystique Review (Magician Michael Boyd) … be captivated!

Beauty and the Beast Review (Melbourne, Her Majesty’s Theatre)

The Woman in Black (Melbourne, Athenaeum Theatre) Review

School Holidays? Next stop Science Works!

MSO Mozart & Tchaikovsky

The Grand Kyiv Ballet of Ukraine presents Forest Song & Don Quixote

DreamHack Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena 2024!

The Art of the Brick Review (Melbourne 2024) … pure imagination made real by LEGO

Marvel Universe Live

Possum Magic by the Monkey Baa Theatre Production Company Review

Supanova Comic Con and Gaming Melbourne

KABOOM Explosive Science Show

The Great Moscow Circus Review (Geelong 2024)

Cirque du Soleil LUZIA

The Game Expo 2024 at MCEC 2024!

BBC Experience Melbourne

Wicked the Musical Review (Melbourne Australia, Regent Theatre)

The Chemical Brothers – A Day on the Green! With Special Guests The Presets, Anna Lunoe and James Holroyd review: Mt Duneed Estate, Geelong

P!nk Summer Carnival Review (Melbourne Australian 2024) – The Cirque Du P!nk

Taylor Swift The Eras Tour Review (Melbourne Australia 2024)

Rent Musical Review (Melbourne Australia 2024)

Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show Musical Review

2024 Australian Toy Hobby and Licensing Fair

Dinos Alive An Immersive Experience Review (Melbourne)

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown Review (Geelong Performing Arts Centre 2024)

Monopoly Dreams Review (Melbourne Australia)

Paramore with Special Guest Remi Wolf Review: Rod Laver, Melbourne, Victoria (27/11/23)

QMF 2023 Review – Queenscliff Music Festival 2023 … choose your own music adventure!

Fridayz Live Concert Review – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne (10/11/2023)

Steve Vai Inviolate Live Review – Palais Theatre 09 November 2023, Melbourne Australia

Blade Runner Live Review – Hamer Hall (Melbourne 4/11/23)

IEM Sydney 2023: Return of the Masters

Lauv: Between Albums Tour – The Forum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 23/10/23

Bliss N Eso Live at 170 Russell, Melbourne – Flying Colours 15th Anniversary Tour

LEGO Relics: A New World Rises Review (Melbourne Museum)

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Soundtrack Performed by the MSO, Hamer Hall, Melbourne

PAX Aus 2023: Day Two!

PAX Aus 2023: Day One!

MAMMA MIA! The Musical Review (Melbourne 2023) WOW…JUST WOW!

Games Connect Asia Pacific

Sesame Street Elmo’s Circus Dream Review (2023)

Morgan Evans Life Upside Down Tour (The Palais Theatre, Melbourne 15 September 2023)

Moulin Rouge! The Musical Review (Melbourne Australia – 2023)

Cirque du Soleil Crystal Review (Melbourne 2023)

MIFF 2023: Abebe – Butterfly Song Review (2023)

MIFF 2023: Little Richard: I Am Everything Review (2023)

MIFF 2023: Ukraine Guernica – Artist War Review (2023)

Gen Con 2023

MIFF 2023: WTF Shorts

MIFF 2023: Time Bomb Y2K

MIFF 2023: Hello Dankness

Metartworld Review (#Melbourne) – Met Art World Review

Replay Festival 2023: Michelle Brasier: Legacy Review

Melbourne International Film Festival 2023

Replay Festival 2023: Bron Lewis: Probably Review

Melbourne International Film Festival 2023

Replay Festival 2023: Bron Lewis: Probably Review

Pentridge Prison Night Tour Review (2023) – National Trust of Australia (Victoria)

Dr Neil DeGrasse Tyson Cosmic Perspectives on Civilization Live at Plenary Theatre, Melbourne Australia 6/7/23

Roald Dahl’s The Twits Review (Adapted for the stage by shake & stir theatre co)

Review: Henry Rollins Good To See You Tour, Hamer Hall, Melbourne, Victoria

Midnight the Musical Review 2023 (Melbourne)

Frozen in Concert Review – Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (2023)

BLACKPINK Live Review – Rod Laver Arena 11 June 2023

Oz Comic Con Melbourne 2023

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW REVIEW (Athenaeum Theatre Melbourne)

Australiana: Designing a Nation Review

Supa Sundays! @Supanova 2023

MICF 2023: Don’t You Know Who I Am? – Josh Earl, Lara Ricote, Mike Goldstein, Alex Ward, Guy Williams

MICF 2023: Alice Fraser Twist

MICF 2023: Tripod Review

MICF 2023: Stranger Than Fiction – Hosted by Cal Wilson with Mark Watson (UK), Michael Hing, Chris Parker (NZ), Josie Long (UK) & Laura Davis

MICF 2023: Don’t You Know Who I Am? – Ray O’Leary, Grace Jarvis, Leo Reich, Josie Long, Josh Earl

MICF 2023: Hot Department Wet Heat Review

MICF 2023: Kirsty Webeck A Bit Of Fun

Patti Harrison’s Untitled Show Is A Fantastic Work In Progress

MICF 2023: Don’t You Know Who I Am? – Nina Oyama, Tim Batt, Chloe Petts, Luke Heggie

MICF 2023: Grace Jarvis This Is The Last Goldfish That I Am Going to Eat For You

RocKwiz’s Really Really Good Friday Review 2023

Silvers Circus Review (2023) @silverscircus

MICF 2023: Murder Village: An Improvised Whodunnit

MICF 2023: Lou Wall vs. The Internet

MICF 2023: Tuck Shop Ladies In Real Life

MICF 2023: Geraldine Hickey – Of Course We’ve Got Horses

MICF 2023: A Rational Fear Has Too Many Guests

MICF 2023: Nat’s What I Reckon Yeah, Righto

MICF 2023: Impromptunes The Completely Improvised Band Musical

MICF 2023: Gemma Caruana Underwire

MICF 2023: Don’t You Know Who I Am? – Nick Cody, Lizzy Hoo, John Hastings, Kirsty Werbeck

Akmal Not Dead Yet Review

Anne Edmonds Why Is My Bag All Wet? Review

Paul Foot Swan Power Review

MICF 2023: Greg Larsen Slurp’s Up!! (Preview)

MICF 2023: Gabbi Bolt Odd Sock Review

Carly Rae Jepsen Review (The Forum Melbourne Australia)

Melbourne Comedy Theatre presents Agatha Christies: The Mousetrap

Nosferatu – Malthouse Theatre Melbourne

Kung Fu Retrospective with Cynthia Rothrock

Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road – Farewell tour

Jurassic Creatures Review (2023)

Mixtape Memories: A Gala of Story and Song Review

Imaginaria Review

Good Things 2022

Queenscliff Music Festival Review (QMF REVIEW 2022)

Melbourne’s Christmas Wonderland (2022)

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat



PAX Aus 2022: Guess Who’s Back, Back Again


PAX Aus 22: Day One! @PAXAus

Damian Syred’s Circus Royale Review

Dreamhack Australia Review – A Testament To A Growing Scene

MIFF 2022: The Lonely Spirits Variety Hour (2022)

MIFF 2022: The Cassandra Cat (1963)

MIFF 2022: The Mole Song – Final (2021)

MIFF 2022: MIFF Talks – Melbourne on Film Conversation and Book Launch

MIFF 2022: Seriously Red (2022)

Geraldine Quinn – Broad Review (Replay Festival)

The Gruffalo Live on Stage Review (2022) #Melbourne

Disney on Ice Into The Magic 2022 Review #Melbourne

SCIENCEWORKS: Illuminate: How Science Comes to Light

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Melbourne

Girl from North Country Review


Jude Perl – Participation Award (2022) Album Review

Friendlyjordies Live – A Tale as Old as Rome (2022) Review

MICF 2022: Don’t You Know Who I Am? Review

MICF 2022: Gabbi Bolt – I Hope My Keyboard Doesn’t Break

MICF 2022: Josh Earl Modern. Contemporary.

MICF 2022: Fern Brady Autistic Bikini Queen (UK) Review

MICF 2022: A Rational Fear – Live Review

MICF 2022: Greg Larsen We All Have Bloody Thoughts Review

MICF 2022: Lloyd Langford DILF

MICF 2022: Geraldine Hickey Now I’ve Got A Boat Review

MICF 2022: Grace Jarvis Digging a Hole

MICF 2022: Two Little Dickheads – Kapow!

Hamilton Review (Melbourne 2022)

Supanova Comic Con and Gaming – Melbourne 2022 Review

Josh Cohen: Radiohead for Solo Piano

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Frozen the Musical Review #Melbourne

The Wedding Singer the Musical Comedy

MICF 2021: A Rational Fear Live Podcast Recording

FriendlyJordies Cancels the Media

The Gruffalo’s Child Live on Stage Review (Melbourne Australia 2021)

Still standing: How Fortress Melbourne is back in the game for 2021

MICF 2021: Pants on Fire Melbourne Review


Cirque du Soleil Kurios Review (Melbourne 2020)

Can’t Do Tomorrow (2020)

Rock and Shock 2019

Billy Elliot: The Musical Review (Melbourne 2020)

Shrek the Musical (2020) – Melbourne Review

Melbourne Zoo Twilight Review (2020)

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium (Ocean Invaders Review)

Chicago the Musical Review (Melbourne 2019)

SICK Review – National Institute of Circus Arts’ 2019 Third Year Ensemble Show

Humans By Circa Review (Melbourne Arts Centre 2019)

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert Review (2019)

PAX Aus 2019 Day Three

PAX Aus 2019 Day Two

PAX Aus Day One

Sesame Street Circus Spectacular Review (2019)

Kuranda Koala Gardens & Birdworld Kuranda

The Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures Experience (2019)

The Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures Experience (2019)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Review (Melbourne 2019)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Review (Melbourne 2019)

Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) FINAL Exhibition review

The Osaka’s Universal Studios Experience (2019)

Speigeltent Limbo Review (2019)


A Dad’s Review of Silvers Circus

Supanova Melbourne 2019 – Day 2+ … A retrospective

Supanova Melbourne 2019… Day 1

Paul Foot Image Conscious Review (MICF 2019)


The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway (Melbourne 2019)

Sea Life Melbourne (2019)

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Review (Melbourne Australia)

Peter Pan Goes Wrong Review (Melbourne 2018)

Ocarina: Jazzical Symphonic Fantasy

Evita Review (Melbourne 2018), Evita the Musical

Queenscliff Music Festival 2018 (QMF 2018) Review

PAX AUS – Penny Arcade Expo 2018 Day 3

PAX AUS – Penny Arcade Expo 2018 Day 2

PAX AUS – Penny Arcade Expo 2018 Day 1

Madiba the Musical Review (Melbourne 2018)

NICA Company 18

Tulip Festival presents Tulips in Wonderland (Sep 15 – Oct 14)

F*ckboys the Musical Review (Melbourne 2018)

Madfest Melb 2018 Expo

Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Review (Arts Centre Melbourne, Sept. 8-9)

The Boy from Oz Review (Melbourne 2018)

Irish Celtic: Spirit of Ireland Review (Crown Casino, Melbourne Australia)

Sugar Republic Review!

RockWiz Salutes New York Review (Melbourne 2018)

Mamma Mia! the Musical Review (Melbourne 2018)

Le Sacré


National Celtic Festival 2018

Comic Con 2018 (Melbourne)

Vikings: Beyond the Legend Exhibition Review (Melbourne Museum 2018)

Arj Barker We Need To Talk Review (MICF 2018)

Wil Anderson – Wilegal Review (MICF 2018)

Melbourne Zoo 2018 … one day just isn’t enough!

Green Day’s American Idiot Review (Melbourne Opening Night)

Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical Review (Melbourne 2018)

The Unbelievables Review (Melbourne 2018, Arts Centre)

QMF 2017!

Santa’s Magical Kingdom Review (2017)

Toruk: The First Flight (Cirque du Soleil) Review, Melbourne Australia

PAX Aus Day Three 2017

PAX Aus 2017 Day Two

PAX Aus 2017 Day One


Brigadoon Review (Arts Centre Melbourne)

Wallace & Gromit and Friends Review (ACMI Melbourne)

Paul McDermott and Steven Gates Go Solo


Three Monks (Arts Centre Melbourne – September 2)

Paris A Rock Odyssey Review (Melbourne 2017)

Zedtown State of Emergency … the Sydney Infection (2017)

Disney on Ice Presents Frozen (Melbourne 2017 Review)


Oz Comic Con returns to Melbourne for the 5th year running

Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2017

Elvis Presley the Wonder of You Review (Melbourne Australia 2017)

IEM Sydney 2017

Supanova (Melbourne 2017)

Cabaret Review (Melbourne 2017)

RocKwiz Live Another Really Really Good Friday Review

Arj Barker – Organic Review (MICF)

Dave Hughes Deluded Review (MICF 2017)

Tom Ballard Problematic Review (MICF 2017)

Sam Simmons A-K Review (MICF 2017)

Tommy Little & Gossling Heartbreak & Hilarity Review (MICF 2017)

Frenchy – Frenchy Unleashed Review (MICF)

Paul Foot – Tis a Pity She’s a Piglet Review (MICF 2017)

Trainspotting Live Review (Melbourne 2017) #TrainspottingLive

ArtVo Review


The Book of Mormon Review (Melbourne Princess Theatre 2017)


Cirque du Soleil Kooza Review (Melbourne 2017)

Circus 1903 Review (Melbourne Australia)

Queenscliff Music Festival 2016

Dusty the Musical Review (Melbourne 2016)

PAX AUS 2016 … words and pictures (Day One) @PAXAus



Victorian State Schools Spectacular 2016

Empty Bodies Second Year Ensemble Show Review (NICA)

Cairns Australian Armour and Artillery Museum

Shadowland Review 2016 (Arts Centre Melbourne)

Shutdown Escape Room Review (Strike Bowling Bar)

Funny Girl Review (Melbourne 2016)

Exitus Escape Room Review (The Garden)

Menopause the Musical Review (Melbourne 2016)

Ghost Stories Review (GPAC 2016)

Giselle Review (The Australian Ballet Regional Tour 2016)

The Sydney Supanova Experience!

Melbourne Oz Comic-Con 2016 … Day 1? Outstanding!

Fitness & Health Expo (Melbourne 2016)

Akmal Review (MICF 2016)

Angelo Tsarouchas The Funny Greek Review (MICF 2016)

Cirque Adrenaline Review (The Arts Centre Melbourne 2016)

Damien Power Sell Mum Into Slavery Review (MICF 2016)

Trillcumber Paradise Review (MICF 2016)

Lawrence Leung Very Strange Things Review (MICF 2016)

Jeff Green This is Your Life? Review (MICF 2016)

Dave Callan A Little Less Conversation 3: Even More Less Conversation Review

Stephen K Amos the Laughter Master Review (MICF 2016)

Wil Anderson Fire at Wil Review (MICF 2016)

Jen Kirkman I Know What I’m Doing & Other Lies I Tell Myself: Stories From A Life Under Construction Review (MICF 2016)

Jurassic World The Exhibition Review (Melbourne Museum, 2016)

Ghost the Musical Review (Melbourne Australia 2016)

La Verità Review (Melbourne 2016)

Fiddler on the Roof Review (Melbourne Australia 2016)

The Illusionists 1903 Review (Melbourne Arts Centre Jan 2016)

Georgy Girl the Seekers Musical Review

Queenscliff Musical Festival 2015 Review

PAX AUS 2015 … it’s gaming mana

Monster Jam Melbourne 2015

Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games Review (Melbourne 2015)

West Side Story Melbourne Review (2015)

Ballet Revolución Review (Melbourne 2015)

Oz Comic-Con 2015 Melbourne Australia … flawless Victory!

Circus Oz But Wait… There’s More Review (Melbourne 2015)

NICA Last Orders! Review

Anything Goes Review (Melbourne 2015)

The Escape Hunt Experience Melbourne 2015

The Greatest Love of All – The Whitney Houston Show Review (Melbourne 2015)

Conflict and Compassion, remembering our ANZAC heroes

Paul Foot Hovercraft Symphony in Gammon # Major

RAW Comedy 2015 – National Open Mic Comedy Competition

Russell Kane Smallness Review (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015)

In Conversation with Lionel Corn (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015)

Miles Allen – One Man Breaking Bad Review

Akmal Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015 Review

Riding the Midnight Express Review (Billy Hayes) 2015

Stephen K Amos Welcome to My World Review (2015)

The 3 Mikados Review (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015)

Lawrence Leung the Escapist (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015)

Ronny Chieng You Don’t Know What You’re Talking About Review (2015)

Jen Kirkman – I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine Review) Review – 2015

Doug Anthony All Stars Review (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015)

Spiegelword Absinthe Review (Melbourne 2015) … one word WOW!

The Red Dress Review (Palais Theatre Melbourne 2015)

Dirty Dancing Review (Melbourne 2015) – The Classic Story on Stage

Sexercise the Musical Review (Melbourne 2015)

The Lion King Melbourne Review (2015)

Thriller Live Melbourne Review

Cirque Du Soleil Totem

Sovereign Hill Review

Sand Sculpting Australia Friends Foes and Super Heroes 2015

Science Works Deep Oceans Exhibition

Starlight Melbourne Planetarium

Brisbane Supanova 2014

A Day on the Green 2014 Review (Mount Duneed)

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake Review (Melbourne)

Queen It’s a Kind of Magic Review

Once the Musical Melbourne Review

Epic Diem 2014

Ballarat Wildlife Park

Mythbusters Behind the Myths Tour

WWE Melbourne Review (August 2014)

The Voice on Tour 2014

2014 Melbourne Oz Comic-Con

Les Misérables Review (Melbourne Australia 2014)

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Review (Melbourne Australia 2014)

Melbourne Star

Stephen K Amos What Does the K Stand For

Emily Taylor in Pet

LOVE MONSTER Lana Schwarcz

Paul Foot Words

Housos Live on Stage (2014 Melbourne International Comedy Festival)

Medibank Icehouse

Tyrannosaurus Meet The Family … a Review of epic proportions!

Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style Review

Michael Jackson Immortal World Tour

Spectacle the Music Video Exhibition

Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium


Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures

The Ancient Roman Exhibition

Circus Oz Cranked Up

Dixie Longate – Where My Bags Went? (The Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2013)

Harry Potter The Exhibition

King Kong Live On Stage

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2012 – Alex Horne – Seven Years in the Bathroom

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2012 – Idiots of Ants

Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show

Melbourne Oz Comic-Con (July 2013)

Melbourne Winter Masterpieces – A Day in Pompeii

One False Move

PAX AUS 2013


Spiegelworld Presents EMPIRE World’s Most Outrageous Spiegeltent Show

Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of Pharaohs

The Wonders of Ancient Mesopotamia

WWE WORLD RAW TOUR 2013 Melbourne Australia

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