Category Archives: Theatre

Asia Pacific’s Night Of Nights For Film

Internationally renowned actors, actresses, filmmakers and special guests will walk the black carpet at Brisbane City Hall for the eighth annual Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) ceremony on Thursday 11 December. Thirty-six films from 21 Asia Pacific countries and regions … Continue reading

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The Regent Re-opens For Visitors

Brisbane’s beloved Regent Theatre has re-opened to the public as the new home of the Brisbane Visitor Information and Booking Centre. The relocation of the centre – a short distance from its free-standing structure in the Queen Street Mall – … Continue reading

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American Ballet Theatre Brisbane Season Now On Sale

Tickets to see the American Ballet Theatre (ABT)’s exclusive 2014 season at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), go on sale to the general public today. Recognised as one of America’s living national treasures, ABT are the third presentation in … Continue reading

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Brisbane Scores American Ballet Theatre Exclusive

Minister for Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts Ian Walker and Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey today announced the American Ballet Theatre would make its Australian debut in Brisbane in 2014. … Continue reading

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Short+Sweet Festival 2013 Shaping Up to be the Best Year Yet!

The 2013 Short+Sweet short play festival is shaping up to be an exciting year of performances! With 40 different plays, as many writers & directors and well over 100 actors, you’ll experience the best of Brisbane and Gold Coast talent … Continue reading

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Brisbane Festival announces 2012 line-up, shines spotlight on local talent

This year’s Brisbane Festival (8-29 September) will shine a light on local stories, talent and communities, with two home-grown world premiere productions, a triumphant return for Brisbane’s greatest soprano Lisa Gasteen and a play about wartime Brisbane headlining this year’s … Continue reading

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SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival 2012

SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival 2012, running from 1 – 19 August is back and bigger than ever! In its fourth successful year in Queensland SHORT+SWEET Theatre Festival Brisbane+Gold Coast will host 30 writers, 20 directors, 12 Independent Theatre Companies and 100 … Continue reading

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Video Goggles + Theatre + Live Cinema = Pure Escapism

Brisbane Powerhouse, Mobile States and Aphids present Thrashing Without Looking “You simply have to experience this”, Rhum Media Champagne, video goggles, live cinema and performance combine for an audio-visual adventure in Aphids’ Thrashing Without Looking – on at Brisbane Powerhouse … Continue reading

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Electronica Metal, Black Comedy and Love Stories Onstage

Brisbane Powerhouse presents RRAMP: The Collector, The Archivist & The Electrocrat If you enjoy satire, electronica, black comedy and storytelling then you’ll be right at home when RRAMP has its Australian premiere, ahead of a national tour, at Brisbane Powerhouse on … Continue reading

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New play proves that beauty can indeed be difficult

Tolstoy, Ibsen, Racine, Flaubert, du Maurier – five of the most important writers the world has ever known created five of the most important beautiful and dangerous female characters ever written. Enter Emma Bovary, Hedda Gabler, Anna Karenina, Phedre and … Continue reading

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