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Byron Bache

Wires and Lights blogger and Curtain Call Melbourne critic

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Why the ABC's <em>Redfern Now</em> is the best show on TV

Why the ABC's Redfern Now is the best show on TV

Byron BacheNov 1, 2013

The critically acclaimed Redfern Now begins its second season this week on ABC1, and sets a new high-mark for Aussie television.

Has 'colour-blind' stage casting picked the wrong Thai?

Has 'colour-blind' stage casting picked the wrong Thai?

Byron BacheOct 16, 2013

He’s played a French planter in the South Pacific and now he’ll play the King of Siam in another Rodgers and Hammerstein hit. But is the “colour-blind casting” of Kiwi baritone Teddy Tahu Rhodes OK?

Should this man play a Thai king? The (colour-blind) <em>King and I</em>

Should this man play a Thai king? The (colour-blind) King and I

Byron BacheOct 15, 2013

He’s played a French planter in South Pacific and now he’ll play the King of Siam in another Rogers and Hammerstein hit. But is the “colour-blind casting” of Kiwi baritone Teddy Tahu Rhodes OK?

Good TV is the new black, so why are we so bad at it?

Good TV is the new black, so why are we so bad at it?

Byron BacheOct 10, 2013

Our current golden age of television is an exclusively non-Antipodean affair. For every Rake there's a Wild Boys, a Reef Doctors and a Tricky Business. Where are we going wrong?

TV review: <em>Wonderland</em> -- a tired premise executed poorly

TV review: Wonderland -- a tired premise executed poorly

Byron BacheAug 21, 2013

Ten's new series Wonderland is treading ground The Secret Life of Us explored more than a decade ago. A bunch of people who hang out together is not a good enough premise for a TV show, writes Byron Bache.

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