Rice by QLD Theatre Company

Everyone has problems to deal with – in the boardroom or the basement, global or local, business or personal. Rice is an insightful story about the personal side of globalisation with two multicultural women making their way in modern Australia forging a powerful, if unlikely, friendship that gets results. The story centres on Nisha, who’s…

Art & opera collide in a sensual night to remember

Opera Queensland and QAGOMA have joined forces to bring you Sensory – a one night only magical event where art and opera collide.  You will be mesmerized by live opera performances that take place throughout GOMA’s gallery space.  The immersive event will take guests on a sensory journey throughout the gallery.  Throughout, a difference sense…

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…

A Night at the Musicals

Drag duo extraordinaire Johnny Woo and La Gateau Chocolat bring A Night at the Musicals to the Powerhouse and with it their deliciously rich and smooth vocals and moves. If you’re a musical purist, then perhaps this show isn’t for you…  However, if you’d enjoy a murderous take on Les Mis, entitled Les Misermassacres, and…

Roald Dahl’s Matilta at QPAC

Adapted from the famous childhood book by Dennis Kelly, Roald Dahl’s Matilta the musical has come to The Queensland Performing Arts Centre. Roal Dahl’s stories were known for their child-like imagination. At the age of 70, Roal Dahl wrote Matilda in his writing hut drawing from stories from his own experiences in boarding school and being…

Cirque du Soleil returns with KOOZA

Cirque du Soleil returns to Brisbane with its latest show, KOOZA, bringing with it its reputation for mind-blowing acrobatics, captivating costumes, stirring music and elaborate set design all held under the iconic blue and yellow Grand Chapiteau.   The show “rekindles the memories and emotions associated with circuses of old, and brings together two century-old circus…