The latest in Festivals

Symphony orchestra goes scientific with a popular masterpiece

It’s an orchestral performance like you have never heard before. In the lead up to the World Science Festival, held...
8 Mar

Go Farnsy! John Farnham's rockin' ACDC cover shows he's still got it

John Farnham was accepted into The Age’s Music Victoria Hall of Fame on Friday night and celebrated in the coolest way possible:...
22 Nov

Floriade fantastic for garden lovers: beautiful pics

Floriade is coming… I repeat Floriade is coming.  The month-long festival runs from Saturday 12 September until Sunday 11 October 2015...
6 Sep

Guerrilla knitting takes over Queensland town

One of Australia’s quirkiest and most colourful festivals kicks off this weekend and it promises to be a spectacular event....
14 Jul

You won't believe what Grace Jones did on stage last night!

Grace Jones has never been a shy performer. And at 67, she’s more comfortable in her own skin than ever before....
11 Jun

Dame Edna comes out of retirement for Adelaide Cabaret Festival appearance

We thought she was done but we were wrong: Dame Edna Everage has come out of retirement in spectacular style,...
6 Jun

Secret of success for Melbourne's Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo marches into Melbourne next year, and Starts at 60 had a chance to speak with...
24 May

A loving look at the Chelsea Flower Show's beauty

I don’t know about you, but the Chelsea Flower Show is something I have always wanted to go and see....
20 May