Breathtaking Swan Lake with Queensland Ballet

Lovers of ballet and the arts in Brisbane witnessed a breathtaking performance of Swan Lake by graceful and majestic dancers at Queensland Ballet. The dancers graced the stage of the Queensland Performing Arts Centre grand Lyric Theatre while the audience sat in cocktail and formal attire and their best set of pearls. Designed by Kristian…

Disney on Ice is set to dazzle Brisbane this June to July

Brisbane Weekender previewed the dazzling Disney On Ice Frozen inspired performance at the Olympic Ice Rink Iceworld. Sixteen of Brisbane’s talented skate trope dancers, raging from only 8 to 17 years, graced the ice rink. They demonstrated to the littlies their beautiful ice skating talents, gliding and dancing over the ice just like “Elsa.”   They…

Every Brilliant Thing at QPAC

His mother is always sad, she’s depressed and he can’t understand why. So, at age seven he writes her a list of brilliant things – a list of reasons not to be depressed. Things like dessert as a main course, staying up late, or the colour yellow. As he declares these little, joyous, day-to-day wins,…

The Sleeping Beauty by Australian Ballet

Australian Ballet’s artistic Director David McAllister consistently amazes Brisbane with a fresh take on their breathtaking performances. The latest ballet to hit the Lyric Theatre, and Australian Ballet’s 45th performance, is The Sleeping Beauty.  With the always beautiful lead Amber Scott (Princess Aurora) and regular guest artist from Bolshoi Ballet and American Ballet Theatre David…

Single Asian Female

It’s the play that has everyone talking in our native tongue. It’s been described as revolutionary, covering all things race and gender in contemporary, modern Australia. Single Asian Female is about, well yes – three, single, Asian females. But don’t be fooled by the name, this story speaks a universal language. Pearl, is a recently…