Dr Duncan – His Death and its Impact

May 28, 2021

On the anniversary of Dr Duncan’s death local historian Tim Reeves presented his lecture about Duncan to a sold-out crowd at Treasury 1860 as part of the South Australian History Festival and in collaboration with Feast. Introducing Tim was Greg Mackie OAM, CEO History Trust of South Australia and City of Adelaide Councillor. Tim’s impassioned…

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Dr Duncan Memorial Service

This year Feast in collaboration with the Adelaide University Pride Club, Student Representative Council and festival partner ECH marked the 49th anniversary of the tragic drowning of Dr Duncan with a Memorial Service at the Adelaide University. Guest speakers included Adelaide University Chancellor, Catherine Branson AC QC, Lord Mayor of Adelaide Sandy Verschoor and Will Sergeant…

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Welcome to our 2021 Advisory Committees

Feast is excited to announce our 2021 Artistic and Community & Health Advisory Committees, featuring an incredible group of LGBTIQ+ Australians, from a variety of artistic backgrounds. ARTISTIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE Neil Armfield AO Joint Artistic Director (with Rachel Healy) of Adelaide Festival 2017-2023. Neil was inaugural Artistic Director of Sydney’s Belvoir St Theatre, a position…

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Food relief for those affected by HIV

March 23, 2021

On Saturday March 27, SAMESH will be holding a Sausage Sizzle at Bunnings Woodville. Money raised will go toward providing food relief for those affected by HIV. Food stress has been particularly tough over the last 12 months,  as COVID has forced many to choose between medication, housing, or food. At SAMESH we have been…

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Fringe Offer! Gifts from the King: songs that Elvis taught me

February 12, 2021

King or Queen? You choose! Mel McCaig (Flat on your Bacharach, Fabulous Singlettes, Women with Standards, Hindley Street Country Club) is offering Feasters special concession ticket prices to her Fringe 2021 season AND there’s a free double pass up for grabs! The first person to send and email to marketing@feast.org.au with the subject line ELVIS QUEEN…

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Feast Political Wrap Up

December 11, 2020

Written by Gail Ellis from Kindred Spirits Australia SOUTH AUSTRALIA: This month we saw the Gay Panic Defense finally removed from the law books of South Australia. The ‘Gay Panic Defence’ was the defence of provocation on the basis of sexuality, which means a defendant may allege to have found the same-sex sexual advances so…

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