Events

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18 June, 2019
Lyric Theatre, QPAC Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Brisbane
Queensland
Tosca, a famous singer, is devoted to the artist Cavaradossi but Scarpia, the Chief of Police, has other plans and shows no remorse in his intent to destroy their love. Tosca is a strong woman in a male dominated world. Refusing to submit to a system that wants to mercilessly exploit her, she works to tear it apart – but there’s a terrible cost. This is opera where women are not afraid to fight for their right to be equal.
28 June, 2019
Ensemble Theatre 78 McDougall Street
Kirribilli
New South Wales
Adjust the dial, tune in for an evening of suspense and intrigue and witness the world’s greatest detectives at their sleuthing best. Incomparable duo Holmes and Watson team up to avert disaster at the hands of The Solitary Cyclist, while Divorced Detectives Ridley Jones and Teresa Scott are embroiled in a mad train chase to thwart a criminal mastermind in The Dead(ly) Wives Club.
06 July, 2019
Joan Sutherland Theatre - Sydney Opera House
Sydney
New South Wales
Fluttering beauty caught and pinned for his pleasure bound, beautiful still.

Constrained, cocooned, caught in a moment of desire, Butterfly is incandescent. In her exotic embrace, Pinkerton finds paradise, then carelessly condemns his bride to purgatory.

Graeme Murphy’s arresting new production of Madama Butterfly is a contemporary look at Puccini’s alluring heroine.
18 July, 2019
Billie Brown Theatre, 78 Montague Road
South Brisbane
Queensland
All Breythe ever wanted was to be an actor, but this isn’t how he imagined his first big television gig – as a young Aboriginal man, being the face of a disastrous misfire of an advertisement that will get him roasted by his mob.
Rising star Meyne Wyatt’s debut play is as riveting and unflinchingly honest as his stage presence. Urgent, wryly funny and politically incendiary, City of Gold is a call for change that will sound out for years to come.
06 August, 2019
Ensemble Theatre 78 McDougall Street
Kirribilli
New South Wales
Italian-American immigrant life colours this searing drama of love and revenge set in 1950’s Brooklyn. Eddie Carbone is devoted to his wife Beatrice and his niece Catherine. Beatrice’s cousins Marco and Rodolpho, having fled the poverty of Sicily, enter the US illegally, desperate to find work. As Rodolpho and Catherine fall in love, Eddie’s devotion to his niece is no longer touching, but terrifying.
15 August, 2019
Playhouse, QPAC Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Brisbane
Queensland
Young Storm Boy lives a simple yet free life on the coastal wilds of the South Australian Coorong, combing the beaches with his reclusive father, Hideaway Tom.
This landmark new production of Colin Thiele’s cherished yet bittersweet coming-of-age story brings together the creative forces behind Jasper Jones and The Wider Earth. It will touch the hearts of young and old with its masterful puppetry and boundless imagination.
31 August, 2019
The Sumner, Southbank Theatre 140 Southbank Boulevard
Southbank
Victoria
14 September, 2019
Sydney Opera House
Sydney
New South Wales
21 children left dead on the battleground, Titus returns home to Rome with Queen of the Goths, Tamora, and her three sons as prisoners of war.  Titus Andronicus  is Shakespeare’s terrifying tale of two families locked in a violent cycle of chaos and bloody vengeance.
Directed by Adena Jacobs (Belvoir’s Wizard of Oz and English National Opera’s  Salome) and starring Jane Montgomery Griffiths (MTC’s Macbeth) as Titus Andronicus, this production will have you questioning where does the cycle of revenge truly begin and end?
21 September, 2019
Joan Sutherland Theatre – Sydney Opera House
Sydney
New South Wales
The moment the curtain went up on the original West Side Story on Broadway, musical theatre changed forever.

Hailed as the greatest Broadway musical of all time, the genius of W est Side Story's creators is unquestioned. The remarkable collaboration between Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents, Stephen Sondheim and Jerome Robbins produced a timeless masterpiece.
25 September, 2019
Ensemble Theatre 78 McDougall Street
Kirribilli
New South Wales
In a deadly game of power, intrigue and passion, Kate Parr must live by her wits if she wants to avoid becoming another statistic on Henry’s growing list of dead wives. With stepdaughters, step-sisters and the very crown at stake, it will take a woman of immense courage to initiate change.