Articles on ‘Brisbane’

Expelliarmus: Potted Potter hits Australia

A West End smash hit and 2012 Olivier Award nominee, Potted Potter is an unauthorised Harry experience that is set to leave you laughing as it condenses all seven epic books into just seventy minutes. That’s ten minutes per book. And it’s coming to a city near you. Potted Potter will play seasons in Perth… Read more.

South Pacific – Brisbane dates confirmed

Lisa McCune and Teddy Tahu Rhodes

Members of the cast of South Pacific were in Brisbane today to officially launch the third leg of the show’s tour schedule. The production, which opened to rave reviews in Sydney this month, is set to begin performances at the Lyric Theatre, QPAC from December 27 after a previously announced season at the Princess Theatre,… Read more.

South Pacific confirmed for Brisbane

It’s official! The 7 time Tony Award winning production of South Pacific directed by Bartlett Sher will play a season in Brisbane next year. The official twitter feed for the Australian production announced this morning that the show was confirmed for Brisbane in 2013. No dates have been confirmed and the venue is yet to… Read more.

What’s on in July – BRISBANE

July is a pretty busy month for Brisbanites with a host of treats to choose from our major professional companies and venues. A quick run-down is as follows: QUEENSLAND THEATRE COMPANY Head Full of Love This intricate, warm and wisely told tale by Australian playwright Alana Valentine and is directed by QTC’s Artistic Director, Wesley… Read more.

LadyNerd: coming to a city near you

The terrific Keira Daley is bringing her Sydney Fringe smash hit LadyNerd to a town near you this week! Indulge your inner (or not so inner) nerd with Keira Daley as she pays cabaret tribute to some of history’s greatest minds from Marie Curie to Ada Lovelace. Daley ([title of show], A New Brain) weaves… Read more.

A Chorus Line is heading for Brisbane, November

A Chorus Line is heading for Brisbane, November

After successful seasons in Adelaide, Melbourne and Singapore and scheduled runs in both Sydney (July) and Perth (October), the Australian revival of A Chorus Line will be heading to the sunshine state later this year. According to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), A Chorus Line is set to open at the Lyric Theatre, Brisbane… Read more.

Annie opens in Brisbane – review and vox pops

Annie, presented by the Gordon Frost Organisation opened at QPAC last week to a delighted audience and from the crowd’s reaction, the favourite of the show was a close run between Annie and her canine co-star Sandy, the dog. Directed by Karen Johnson Mortimer, the strength of this production lay not in theatrics or the… Read more.