Rae Isbester as Nigella Lawson at Melbourne Fringe, Credit: Supplied.

Is this the best Nigella Lawson impersonator of all time?

When life gives you lemons, you make a lemon tart (and write and perform a hilarious stage show in tribute to a […]

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Why is Jennifer Ward-Lealand coming to Australia?

Jennifer Ward-Lealand has been dubbed New Zealand’s first lady of stage and screen. The talented Kiwi has been in the business for […]


INTERVIEW – Franco Cozzo Band

Franco Cozzo Band Art Smitten host Ellie Carter was lucky enough to have a chat with the boys from the western suburbs […]



The moment you have all been waiting for – the line-by-line story created by this season’s Art Smitten guests IS FINALLY UNVEILED! […]


Host Discussion: TED Talk – K-Pop

If you had to conduct a TED talk RIGHT NOW, what would it be on? What is your specialist/niche knowledge area? Well […]


Interview: Declan Greene, Conviction

Hosts Lauren and Erin were joined in the studio with former SYNner DECLAN GREENE – the director and dramaturg of the world premiere show CONVICTION, “a […]


The Smitten Guide: Show 2.13 July 10th

The Smitten Guide – a summary of arts and culture events happening around Melbourne, Victoria and Australia.   Re – capping the events […]


Playlist – Show 2.13 July 10th

This week’s playlist was compiled by the outgoing and incoming Executive Producers of Art Smitten, Lauren Klein & Erin Connellan. This playlist is […]


Review: Revolting and Ridiculous – A Roald Dahl Retrospective

Christian and Andrew review The Wheeler Centre’s one night only event Revolting and Ridiculous: A Roald Dahl Retrospective. The event took place at the […]


Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut & Dial M for Murder

The 1966 book Hitchcock/Truffaut was as intriguing and exciting a read as its title suggested. Based on Francois Truffaut’s 8-day interview with Alfred […]