Queensland

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Upcoming Events

Nat’s What I Reckon – Hot Dogs Probably Aren’t Real [Brisbane]

Saturday May 18, 2024 Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

Nat’s a comedian, noisy musician, mental health advocate and award-winning, bestselling author who’s been described more than once as a potty mouth.

Beauty And The Beast – The Musical [Brisbane]

Sunday May 19, 2024 Lyric Theatre, QPAC, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

This enchanting and timeless tale has been brought to life in a ‘5 STAR remarkable reimagination’ (Daily Telegraph) boasting all the spectacle and grandeur audiences know and love.

Queerstories (BCF) [Brisbane]

Sunday May 19, 2024 Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

There’s more to being queer than coming out and getting married.

Brisbane Comedy Festival Showcase (BCF) [Brisbane]

Sunday May 19, 2024 The Tivoli, Brisbane City Queensland, Australia

Boasting both household names and artists on the up, we guarantee you’ll be gasping for breath.

RBG [Queensland]

Tuesday May 21, 2024 The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

“One of the all?time great performances.” (The Sydney Morning Herald)

NIKKI OSBORNE: Spectrum [New Farm, QLD]

Thursday May 23, 2024 Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

After a sold-out Edinburgh Fringe debut, comedian, Just For Laughs – Uncut host and comedy columnist Nikki Osborne is back with her internationally renowned, ground-breaking show Spectrum.

Dilruk Jayasinha – Preloved (BCF) [Brisbane]

Friday May 24, 2024 The Princess Theatre, Woolloongabba Queensland, Australia

After a year of heartache (and a heart attack), Dilruk has been trying to put himself back together again – without the help of all the King’s horses and all the King’s men. Who quite frankly, were useless. Especially the horses.

Sundown [Southport, qQLD]

Saturday May 25, 2024 Nerang Street Mall, Gold Coast City Queensland, Australia

The ultimate pop-up music event that celebrates our homegrown musos is hitting the Gold Coast on Saturday 25 May.

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade [Brisbane]

Saturday May 25, 2024 Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

Alexandra believes that if society thinks of her as a lemon, she may as well use them to make herself some sweet lemonade.

Geraldine Hickey – Don’t Tease Me About My Gloves (BCF) [Brisbane]

Sunday May 26, 2024 The Princess Theatre, Woolloongabba Queensland, Australia

I now wear gloves when it’s not cold enough to warrant wearing gloves because I have a thing called Raynaud’s Disease/Phenomenon/Syndrome. I had never heard of it, and not many other people have.

Medea (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

Monday May 27, 2024 Bille Brown Theatre, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

Tender, surprising and bittersweet: this is a reimagining of history’s most misunderstood mother in an unforgettable pressure-cooker performance that is not to be missed.

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap [Gold Coast]

Friday May 31, 2024 HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

This thrilling West End production is THE genre-defining murder mystery from the best-selling novelist of all time… case closed! For over 70 years, The Mousetrap has kept millions of people from every corner of the globe on the edge of their seats. 

Head Over Heels [Ipswich, QLD]

Friday May 31, 2024 Ipswich Civic Centre, Brisbane City Queensland, Australia

Making its Queensland debut in a strictly limited season, Head Over Heels is a revolutionary musical where love reigns supreme and the music of the iconic all-female rock band, The Go-Go’s, sets the beat.

HIBERNATION (QUT) [Brisbane]

Saturday June 1, 2024 Theatre Republic – The Loft The Loft (Building Z2), QUT Creative Industries, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The planet is burning. The animals are dying. What can humans possibly do to turn back the clock on our poor, embattled Earth? What if everyone on earth went to sleep for a year and let nature take back control?

You Are A Doughnut [Gold Coast]

Thursday June 6, 2024 HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

It’s true! YOU are a great big fleshy lump with a remarkable hole running all the way through your?middle – your digestive system.? 

Coppeila (Queensland Ballet, Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

Saturday June 8, 2024 Playhouse – QPAC, South Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The post performance Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

How to Catch A Star [Gold Coast]

Friday June 14, 2024 HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Once there was a boy and the boy loved stars very much. Every night he watched the stars from his window and wished he had one of his own. One day, he decided he would try to catch a star… but first he had to think of a plan…

Ampol Women’s State of Origin – Game 3 [Townsville]

Thursday June 27, 2024 Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville Queensland, Australia

Be ready to witness an unreal display of real rivalry and athleticism as the game’s best female players square off in the ultimate fight for state pride.

Cost Of Living (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

Monday July 1, 2024 Bille Brown Theatre, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

This is a beautifully rendered story about our need to care (or be cared for) no matter the distance that age, race and disability might place between us.

Those Who Rock [Gold Coast]

Saturday July 6, 2024 HOTA Outdoor Stage and HOTA Parklands,, Gold Coast City Queensland, Australia

Hundreds of Guitarists. One Outdoor Stage. One massive night of rock. 

NRL State of Origin – Game 3 [Brisbane]

Wednesday July 17, 2024 Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Milton QLD, Australia

Australia’s greatest sporting rivalry is back with the 2024 Ampol State of Origin. The pre match speeches will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

Bespoke (Queensland Ballet, Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

Saturday July 27, 2024 Talbot Theatre, Thomas Dixon Centre, West End Queensland, Australia

The post performance Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted.

Fourteen [Gold Coast]

Friday August 2, 2024 HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Following a mega sold-out season in 2022, Fourteen is a heart-wrenching and hilarious theatre production set to a 90s soundtrack, with hits from Shania Twain to The Spice Girls!

An Evening With Drew Barrymore [Brisbane]

Saturday August 3, 2024 Great Hall, Brisbane Convention Centre, South Bank QLD, Australia

Spiritual Sister and America’s Sweetheart Drew Barrymore is coming to Australia, for two shows only this August!

Tina Turner The Musical [Brisbane]

Thursday August 8, 2024 Lyric Theatre, QPAC, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

With critics calling it “a rock music spectacular” (Limelight) and “breathtakingly exciting” (ArtsHub), this heart-pumping production is bringing audiences to their feet night after night!

Potus (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

Monday August 12, 2024 Bille Brown Theatre, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

If you think you’re having a bad day, you should talk to the current administration of the White House. Assembled behind a fictitious — but very recognisable — President of the United States (POTUS) is a crack team of highly competent women who are dealing with a highly incompetent boss.

James and the Giant Peach [Gold Coast]

Saturday September 21, 2024 HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Join James and his collection of curious critters on an enchanting, great escape direct from his backyard, soaring high across the world, from Dover to New York and back again. 

Dear Brother (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

Monday September 23, 2024 Bille Brown Theatre, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

Using dance, music and poetry, this form-defying work features Djabuganjdji man Lenny Donahue and Girramay and Kalkadoon man Tibian Wyles in a tour-de-force performance that is as physical as it is heartfelt.

NE-YO [Brisbane]

Wednesday October 2, 2024 Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall QLD, Australia

Don’t miss the hitmaker perform all his biggest tracks

Savannah in the Round [Cairns, QLD]

Friday October 11, 2024 Mareeba Rodeo Arena (Kerribee Park), Mareeba Queensland, Australia

Auslan accessible event for festival lovers! You are free to move around the festival precinct, including a front of stage area to enjoy Main Stage performances. Main Stage operates between 4pm and 11.30pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Savannah in the Round [Cairns, QLD]

Saturday October 12, 2024 Mareeba Rodeo Arena (Kerribee Park), Mareeba Queensland, Australia

Auslan accessible event for festival lovers! You are free to move around the festival precinct, including a front of stage area to enjoy Main Stage performances. Main Stage operates between 4pm and 11.30pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Savannah in the Round [Cairns, QLD]

Sunday October 13, 2024 Mareeba Rodeo Arena (Kerribee Park), Mareeba Queensland, Australia

Auslan accessible event for festival lovers! You are free to move around the festival precinct, including a front of stage area to enjoy Main Stage performances. Main Stage operates between 4pm and 11.30pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

An Evening with Dolly Alderton [Brisbane]

Sunday November 17, 2024 QPAC, Brisbane QLD, Australia

Spend a heartwarming evening in the company of award-winning podcaster, author, screenwriter, and journalist Dolly Alderton as she celebrates her latest book, Good Material. 

Round The Twist (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

Wednesday November 20, 2024 The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

Whether you’re new to the Twists or a diehard fan (withoutmypants), this big-hearted musical filled with soaring song and jaw-dropping design is for everyone.

SIX The Musical [Brisbane]

Saturday January 18, 2025 QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

Re-introducing the six wives of Henry VIII – six rebellious heroines take the mic to remix over 500 years of history and heartbreak, in a celebration of girl power.

Billie Eilish [Brisbane]

Tuesday February 18, 2025 Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall QLD, Australia

Billie Eilish is a Grammy Award winning Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter who blends ethereal indie electro-pop with dark thematic tones.

Chris Stapleton [Brisbane]

Friday February 28, 2025 Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall QLD, Australia

Kentucky-born Chris Stapleton is an 10x Grammy, 15x CMA and 10x ACM Award-winner and one of the United States’ most respected and beloved musicians.

Past Events

Lizzy Hoo – Hoo’s That Girl? (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 17, 2024

Lloyd Langford – Blunt (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 17, 2024

Ampol Women’s State of Origin – Game 1 [Brisbane]

May 16, 2024

Tommy Little – Has A Regular Size Deck (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 12, 2024

Brisbaret (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 12, 2024

Mother’s Day Picnic with 7 Sopranos [Kingston, QLD]

May 12, 2024

Frocking Hilarious (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 11, 2024

Escape To The Opera – Jimbour [Queensland]

May 11, 2024

Medea – Play Briefing (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

May 7, 2024

Wil Anderson – WILEGITIMATE (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 5, 2024

Josh Thomas – Let’s Tidy Up (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 5, 2024

Melanie C DJ Set [Caloundra, QLD]

May 5, 2024

Sh!t-faced Shakespeare – Macbeth (BCF) [Brisbane]

May 2, 2024

Mamamia Out Loud LIVE [Queensland]

May 2, 2024

In-Conversation: Claire Keegan [Brisbane]

April 28, 2024

Lucia di Lammermoor (Opera Queensland) [Brisbane]

April 27, 2024

Brisbane Comedy Festival – Opening Gala  (BCF) [Brisbane]

April 26, 2024

37 (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

April 22, 2024

Outback Sounds [Charleville, QLD]

April 20, 2024

SZA (Live Nation Concert) [Brisbane]

April 19, 2024

Love and Information [Brisbane]

April 19, 2024

QMA Music Awards [Brisbane]

April 17, 2024

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

April 13, 2024

The Sea is Our History and Our Future [Brisbane]

April 11, 2024

Marvel Universe LIVE! [Brisbane]

April 6, 2024

James and The Giant Peach [Brisbane]

April 4, 2024

Inspiration Hour – Rosie Batty AO [Ipswich, Queensland]

March 28, 2024

In-Conversation: Kathy Lette – The Revenge Club [Brisbane]

March 26, 2024

Pink [Townsville]

March 23, 2024

Pink [Townsville]

March 22, 2024

Fairy Tales Up Late [Brisbane]

March 16, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade [Gold Coast]

March 16, 2024

Story Time in Auslan – Teddy Bears Picnic [Ipswich]

March 14, 2024

Festival Of Fun [Gold Coast]

March 10, 2024

OHM Festival – Obscure Orchestra: Companions [Brisbane]

March 8, 2024

Story Time in Auslan – Teddy Bears Picnic [Ipswich]

March 8, 2024

Jonas Brothers (Five Albums. One Night) [Brisbane]

March 5, 2024

Gaslight (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

February 28, 2024

Pink [Gold Coast]

February 20, 2024

Henry Winkler Live on Stage – The Fonz and Beyond [Brisbane]

February 19, 2024

Pink [Brisbane]

February 17, 2024

Pink [Brisbane]

February 16, 2024

Lord Mayor’s City Hall Concerts – Beyond the Sea: Tenori [Brisbane]

February 6, 2024

Rent The Musical [Brisbane]

February 3, 2024

Australia v West Indies (Cricket 2nd Test) [Brisbane]

January 25, 2024

Storytime Ballet: Cinderella [Brisbane]

January 18, 2024

Dinosaur World Live [Brisbane]

January 13, 2024

Wildlands NYE 2023 [Brisbane]

December 31, 2023

The Smeds and the Smoos [Brisbane]

December 21, 2023

Carols on the Beach [Gold Coast, QLD]

December 17, 2023

Foo Fighters (Concert) [Brisbane]

December 12, 2023

Coolangatta Christmas Carols [Queensland]

December 10, 2023

City Of Logan Christmas Carols [Queensland]

December 9, 2023

The Nutcracker (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

December 9, 2023

Jingle [Brisbane]

December 9, 2023

Townsville City Council Carols by Candlelight [Townsville QLD]

December 3, 2023

Mayor’s Christmas Carols (Hota) [Gold Coast, QLD]

December 2, 2023

Lord Mayor’s Lighting of the Christmas Tree [Brisbane]

December 1, 2023

Lord Mayor’s City Hall Concerts – The Songs of Sir Elton John [Brisbane]

November 28, 2023

Chappell Roan (Melt Festival) [Brisbane]

November 25, 2023

Post Malone If Y’all Weren’t Here, I’d Be Crying 2023 [Brisbane]

November 23, 2023

ALTER BOY + JUNE JONES (Melt Festival) [Brisbane]

November 18, 2023

Vietgone (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

November 14, 2023

Inspiration Hour with Leah Purcell [Ipswich, Queensland]

November 14, 2023

Auslan Santa Photography [Multiple Locations, Queensland]

November 13, 2023

Def Leppard & Mötley Crüe: The World Tour [Brisbane]

November 8, 2023

Valley Fiesta 2023 [Brisbane]

November 3, 2023

Leigh Sales (Storytellers) [Brisbane]

November 2, 2023

Inspiration Hour with Wayne Gardner AM [Ipswich, Queensland]

November 1, 2023

Life Uncut [Brisbane]

October 31, 2023

Vietgone- Play Briefing [Brisbane]

October 30, 2023

Urzila Carlson – It’s Personal [Brisbane]

October 27, 2023

FRANKENSTEIN [Brisbane]

October 27, 2023

Life Uncut [Gold Coast, QLD]

October 25, 2023

The Appleton Ladies’ Potato Race by Melanie Tait (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

October 23, 2023

Night Of Abilities 2023 [Tweed Heads, NSW]

October 21, 2023

Bug House [Melbourne]

October 21, 2023

Grapevine Gathering [Mount Cotton, QLD]

October 8, 2023

A Midsummer Night’s Dream [Southport, Qld]

October 7, 2023

Savannah In The Round [Cairns]

October 6, 2023

The Appleton Ladies’ Potato Race – Play Briefing [Brisbane]

October 3, 2023

Strictly Gershwin (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

September 30, 2023

LISTEN OUT (2 stages) [Brisbane]

September 23, 2023

Sweet Relief! [Hamilton, Queensland]

September 16, 2023

Kuramanunya [Queensland]

September 15, 2023

Melanie Saward – Burn (In Store Event) [West End, Queensland]

September 14, 2023

The Sunshine Club [Gold Coast, Queensland]

September 11, 2023

Personal (Performance and Q & A) [Brisbane]

September 8, 2023

HICCUP [Gold Coast]

September 8, 2023

BIGSOUND Showcase – Unified Music Group [Brisbane]

September 7, 2023

BIGSOUND 2023 – Showcase (The Outpost) [Brisbane]

September 7, 2023

Personal (Performance and Panel Discussion) [Brisbane]

September 7, 2023

BIGSOUND 2023 – Showcase (The Outpost) [Brisbane]

September 6, 2023

BIGSOUND 2023 [Brisbane]

September 5, 2023

BIGSOUND 2023 – Opening Ceremony [Brisbane]

September 5, 2023

BIGSOUND 2023 – Showcase (The Outpost) [Brisbane]

September 5, 2023

Don’t Ask What The Bird Look Like (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

September 4, 2023

On Heat [Brisbane]

August 31, 2023

The Gold Coast Music Awards [Gold Coast, QLD]

August 31, 2023

Mamma Mia [Brisbane]

August 26, 2023

FIFA WOMENS WORLD CUP (Third Place Medal Presentation) [Sydney]

August 19, 2023

COSÌ FAN TUTTE (Opera Queensland) [Brisbane]

August 19, 2023

Stem X Open Day Event (Panel) [Brisbane]

July 30, 2023

Bespoke (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

July 29, 2023

Moulin Rouge – The Musical [Brisbane]

July 23, 2023

Romeo and Juliet (HOTA) [Queensland]

July 21, 2023

Disney On Ice presents 100 Years of Wonder [Brisbane]

July 7, 2023

Grease The Musical [Brisbane]

July 7, 2023

Possum Magic (10.30am) [Toowoomba]

July 4, 2023

Possum Magic (1.30pm) [Toowoomba]

July 4, 2023

Tiny Beautiful Things (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

July 3, 2023

The Little Mermaid (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

July 1, 2023

Wizard Of Oz [Brisbane]

July 1, 2023

Possum Magic [Brisbane]

June 30, 2023

Ross Wilson and The Peaceniks – Celebrating 50 years of Eagle Rock! (NAFA) [Townsville, QLD]

June 25, 2023

Play School Live In Concert Humpty’s Showtime 2023 [Brisbane]

June 25, 2023

Chameleon (NAFA) [Townsville, QLD]

June 24, 2023

The Mr Spin BAM WOW Amazing Show (NAFA) [Townsville, QLD]

June 24, 2023

Wil Anderson – WILUMINATE (NAFA – Opening Night) [Townsville, QLD]

June 23, 2023

Ampol Women’s State of Origin Game 2 [Townsville]

June 22, 2023

NRL State of Origin – Game 2 [Brisbane]

June 21, 2023

Trilogy (Queensland Ballet, Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

June 17, 2023

Cusp [Gold Coast]

June 14, 2023

INSPIRATION HOUR WITH CRAIG FOSTER AM [Brisbane]

June 8, 2023

At What Cost? (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

June 6, 2023

Aboriginal Comedy Allstars (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 27, 2023

Tropic Sounds (North Australian Festival of Arts) [Townsville]

May 27, 2023

Big Hair in America [Queensland]

May 27, 2023

Mr Stink [Brisbane]

May 27, 2023

Andy Saunders (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 26, 2023

Wil Anderson: WILUMINATE (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 26, 2023

Tom Ballard: It Is I (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 21, 2023

Geraldine Hickey: Of Course We’ve Got Horses (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 21, 2023

Peter Helliar: Deconstructed Origami (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 21, 2023

Mel Buttle: Let Me Know Either Way? (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 19, 2023

Tropic Fiesta: Street Beats (NAFA) [Townsville]

May 19, 2023

Abbie Chatfield – The Trauma Dump Tour [Brisbane]

May 18, 2023

Lizzy Hoo: Woo Hoo! (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 17, 2023

Nat’s What I Reckon (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 13, 2023

Anna Piper Scott (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 12, 2023

As You Like It (Queensland Theatre) [Brisbane]

May 8, 2023

Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 6, 2023

BRISBARET (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

May 5, 2023

Lloyd Langford: Current Mood (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

April 30, 2023

Shit-faced Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet [Brisbane]

April 30, 2023

Rove McManus: Awesome Sauce (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

April 29, 2023

Brisbane Comedy Festival – GALA [Brisbane]

April 28, 2023

Dirty Fame Flash Candles Club (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]

April 27, 2023

Backstreet Boys (concert) [Brisbane]

April 26, 2023

Giselle (Post-Performance Q&A) [Brisbane]

April 15, 2023