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Broadway Royalty Comes to BrisVegas

Kristin Chenoweth

For one night only, Kristin Chenoweth will perform with an 11 piece band in QPAC’s Concert Hall on June 14 2013. In her first tour outside the US, the Emmy and Tony Award winner will treat us to some of her most well-known songs from Wicked, GLEE and Les Misérables along with some personal…

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End of the Rainbow is the Talk of the Town

End of the Rainbow is the Talk of the Town

QPAC and the Queensland Theatre Company presented the QLD Premiere of Peter Quilter’s bio-drama musical play End of the Rainbow last week to a standing ovation. It’s December 1968 and a broke Judy Garland and her her new manager (and fifth husband-to-be) Mickey Deans (Anthony Standish) check into the luxurious…

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The Pitch and The China Incident

Barb Lowing in The China Incident. Image by Rob Maccoll

Well, well, well, QTC, what a way to start 2013. A double shot espresso through an intravenous drip injected straight into the veins of the audience are Peter Houghton’s one person, one-act plays The Pitch and The China Incident. The Pitch, directed by Catarina Hebbard, is a turbo-charged farce from…

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Miss Daisy drives into Brisbane – photo feature

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The much anticipated Australian Premiere of Alfred Uhry’s Pulitzer Prize-winning classic play Driving Miss Daisy took place at QPAC’s Playhouse on Saturday night. Theatrical legends Angela Lansbury (87) and James Earl Jones (82) star in the production alongside four time Tony winner Boyd Gaines. The Brisbane season is nearly 100%…

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QPAC Choir auditions singers for 2013

QPAC Choir

Would you like to be part of the Spirit of Christmas this year? Or how about perform with the Queensland Pops Orchestra in the Best of Britain? The QPAC Choir want you and your talent. The glorious choir is under the direction of Choir Master Tim Sherlock and has taken…

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Dame Kiri Te Kanawa – In Recital

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa – In Recital

Opera royalty, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, will grace Queensland stages in March this year, with special one night only performances at QPAC and Gold Coast’s Arts Centre. Heralding from New Zealand with an international career spanning over 40 years, Dame Kiri has graced the stage at the Metropolitan Opera in…

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South Pacific opens in Brisbane

Christine Anu, Gyton Grantley, Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Lisa McCune in South Pacific. Image by Kurt Sneddon

Opera Australia’s smash hit musical South Pacific officially opens at Lyric Theatre QPAC tonight starring Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Lisa McCune, Gyton Grantley and Christine Anu. Preview performances commenced on December 27 and the show has been enjoying strong sales and enthusiastic audience responses. Based on the island of Espiritu Santo…

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Legally Blonde heads to Brisvegas!

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SNAPS! It’s official! The hit musical Legally Blonde will be touring to Brisbane in 2013, contrary to rumours which had suggested the show was closing early in Sydney. Thank goodness! Starring Lucy Durack, David Harris and Rob Mills, Legally Blonde will be heading to the Lyric Theatre, QPAC in March…

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