Author: Samira Sarraf

The king and I

As things are very busy at the moment, and I thought a good feature about the musical would be the best thing now, here is a good piece written about the show. Enjoy!   Written by Marika Bryant Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Prayer chimes, incense […]

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The King and I Australia 2014 is about to happen

About three weeks ago the cast met for the first time. The opening is only a week from now and Marcus Rivera has been learning the script and songs.   The production is based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam, by […]

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Crisis around the world

World leaders have been forever trying to masquerade the conflicts they create. The Internet may have made this a little harder for them, but it does not mean they stopped trying to hide. Worse than trying to hide is the ability that presidents, prime ministers […]

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Crowdfunding arts

We were trying to decide what I was going to talk about next, because as much as I love to talk about food you probably had enough already. The Hayes Theatre Co was the selected topic, and I am quite happy about it because I […]

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Brazilian Carnival

And while you get ready for Mardi Gras, here, at the other side of the world, we are getting ready for ‘Carnaval’. In case you don’t know much about it, in Brazil, Carnival is celebrated on a Tuesday, so we do not work on the […]

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Warming up for Mardi Gras

The Mardi Gras Parade is scheduled for the 1st of March, as usually happens on the first weekend of the month. Something like 10,000 people will parade along Oxford and Flinders street. I think this is the first time (I could be completely wrong) but […]

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Take food very serious in Italy

Going back a little bit about my trip there is something very interesting to be talked about. Food! All my Brazilian friends told me the same thing when I was there: “Eat as much as you can!”, and I tried. I then told Italian friend […]

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Easy to help

The Help after Hayian pledge is on its countdown now for the 100,000 likes with only a few days left. This is an action created by those who care about the people who suffered from the consequences of the Hayian typhoon. It doesn’t take more […]

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First time in Italy

I always dreamed about going to Italy. I remember when I was really young and I used to follow the Italian soccer, I watched this show where they presented this amazing hotel located pretty much inside a mountain. All rooms had a view to the […]

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It’s ‘Straya Day!

Australia day is a date to celebrate all the qualities this nations has and how lucky you are to be surrounded by beaches, wildlife, great food, good music and, of course, sunshine. So, are you ready for the Australia Day celebrations? Well, there is sure […]

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