Archive for posts tagged with 'arts'

Once in Royal David's City

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Michael Gow’s Once in Royal David’s City is a matter of life and death

One of Australia’s great playwrights takes on the big questions in an intriguing, moving and life-affirming…

The Play That Goes Wrong


It all goes wrong for Brooke Satchwell

Logie winner and Aussie TV veteran Brooke Satchwell takes to the stage for Mischief Theatre’s comic masterpiece,…

Jay Rayner

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Best-selling authors share big ideas in Brisbane

Five best-selling authors with plenty to say are headed to Brisbane this May as part of the first Writers + Ideas…


Brisbane Extra

A late-night jazz bar is opening in Brisbane

Brisbane is getting a slick new jazz venue that wouldn’t be out of place in Greenwich Village. The Doo-Bop Jazz…

20th Century Women

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The best American indie films are coming to Brisbane

The American Essentials festival will return to Brisbane this May, celebrating the latest indie gems and a slew of…

The Play That Goes Wrong


Win The Play That Goes Wrong tickets [Closed]

Win tickets to see the West End’s best new comedy right here in Brisbane. The UK's Olivier Award-winning theatre…

John Clarke


Legendary satirist John Clarke has died

John Clarke, the New Zealand-born comedian who became a fixture on Australian television, has died at the age of 68.…


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Art and opera collide in a sensual night to remember

Opera Queensland (OperaQ) will kick off its dynamic 2017 season with Sensory, a night of stunning and surprising live…

Li Cunxin

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Mao’s Last Dancer leaps into the Museum of Brisbane

A world-first exhibit chronicling the life of Brisbane resident and international ballet star Li Cunxin will open at…

Kinky Boots

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Kinky Boots struts into Brisbane

Hot on the heels of its Australian premiere season in Melbourne, acclaimed musical Kinky Boots is coming to Brisbane.…

Artist: Jess Cochrane


Surface Tension @ Ironlak Art & Design

Ironlak Art & Design launched its first exhibition, Surface Tension, at its Queen Street store last Friday 17 March…

Sit Pose Snap

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A new exhibition celebrates Brisbane photography before the selfie

In a time before smartphones and selfies, people visited a studio portrait photographer to capture an image of themselve…


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Brisbane is getting a Buffy the Vampire Slayer art show

Junky Comics will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Buffy the Vampire Slayer in style. Buffy the Vampire Slayer first…


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Constellations: A romance in a science blanket

Constellations, a love story by hot young British playwright Nick Payne, is set to hit the Brisbane stage with a Big…

White Snake

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The Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre brings a timeless tale to Brisbane

China’s acclaimed Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre will make its Queensland debut with a breathtaking production of…

Ladies in Black

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Ladies in Black

They’re back in black! The critically acclaimed and Helpmann-award winning Ladies in Black will open in Brisbane from…

Book of Mormon


You might be able to score Book of Mormon tickets for $40

If you happen to be in Melbourne anytime soon, you’ll have a chance to buy tickets to the hottest show in the…

Home Ground

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Brisbane is getting a State of Origin musical

Home Ground: The State of Origin Musical will celebrate the story of Australia’s greatest game. It's the musical…