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World Premiere Production NINETEEN Bares All About Aussie Blokes World Premiere Production NINETEEN Bares All About Aussie Blokes
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

From the award-winning company who brought you Carrie the Musical comes a powerful and provocative new work, making its international debut here in Queensland. In November 2017, Brisbane audiences will be introduced to four lovable larrikins as they shamelessly (and sometimes naked-ly!) burst onto the stage of Brisbane Powerhouse's Visy Theatre, in a fast-paced dark comedy about trying to be a bloke in a world where no one really knows what that means. (more...)
MEN OF LETTERS Returns for 7th Annual Visit MEN OF LETTERS Returns for 7th Annual Visit
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

WOMEN OF LETTERS are inviting you to local hotspot The Zoo to celebrate a glorious selection of the country's finest and most wonderful all-male talent. These chaps will go where no man has gone before (or at least since last year) - into the celebration of the lost art of letter writing. (more...)
The Whitlams to Tour Australia The Whitlams to Tour Australia
by BWW News Desk on October 16, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

The Whitlams will tour nationally in May and June 2018 in their classic four-piece configuration to bring their 25th year to a rowdy finale. (more...)
The Minimalists Announce Australian/NZ Tour March 2018 The Minimalists Announce Australian/NZ Tour March 2018
by BWW News Desk on October 15, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

TEG DAINTY & Nice Events are thrilled to announce the first Australian and New Zealand tour of The Minimalists, American authors, podcasters, filmmakers and public speakers. Joshua & Ryan will present an in-depth talk about minimalism and record a live version of their wildly successful podcast series The Minimalists Podcast. (more...)
19-Year-Old Brisbane Artist Mallrat Debuts 'Better' via Stereogum 19-Year-Old Brisbane Artist Mallrat Debuts 'Better' via Stereogum
by BWW News Desk on October 12, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Mallrat, the 19 year old Australian pop-rap sensation, is debuting a new track 'Better' - her first new music since her Uninvited EP last year. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
BWW REVIEW: West End's Best, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Capture Hearts With The Whirlwind Australian TOGETHER Tour BWW REVIEW: West End's Best, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Capture Hearts With The Whirlwind Australian TOGETHER Tour
by Jade Kops on October 12, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Following on from a double-platinum selling Christmas #1 UK album of duets, TOGETHER, and a sold-out tour of the UK, British musical theatre heartbreakers Michael Ball and Alfie Boe bring their brand of star quality 'Down Under' to the delight of fans. (more...)
Jason Bonham's LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE Announced! Jason Bonham's LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE Announced!
by BWW News Desk on October 09, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

THE MAGIC'S IN THE BLOOD This January, rock fans 'down under' will be shaken by the most passionately convincing Led Zeppelin experience yet. And why wouldn't they; the Jason Bonham Led Zeppelin Experience (JBLZE) carries the bloodline of legendary drummer John Henry 'Bonzo' Bonham, an icon who passed away at just 32 years old. Son Jason was then 14. (more...)
DANGEROUS SONG - BLUE Performance Set for Sandgate Town Hall DANGEROUS SONG - BLUE Performance Set for Sandgate Town Hall
by BWW News Desk on October 07, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Dangerous Song - Linsey Pollak & Lizzie O'Keefe, featuring extraordinary underwater cinematography by David Hannan, is set for Sandgate Town Hall onĀ 7 October at 7:30pm. (more...)
Photo Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In Brisbane Photo Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In Brisbane
by Jade Kops on October 06, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Photo Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In Brisbane (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
BRAIN CANDY LIVE to Tour Australia January 2018 BRAIN CANDY LIVE to Tour Australia January 2018
by BWW News Desk on October 05, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

TEG DAINTY & Nice Events have just announced BRAIN CANDY LIVE! (more...)
100 Sunshine Coast Voices Unite to Sing at Mental Health Week Concert 2017 100 Sunshine Coast Voices Unite to Sing at Mental Health Week Concert 2017
by BWW News Desk on October 05, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

The Choir of Hard Knocks choirmaster extraordinaire Dr Jonathon Welch AM has assembled a choir of more than 100 voices to learn to sing, harmonise and perform ahead of a special Hand in Hand concert on the Sunshine Coast on Sunday 15 October to celebrate Mental Health Week 2017. (more...)
BEATLEMANIA on Tour Set to Sweep Australia BEATLEMANIA on Tour Set to Sweep Australia
by BWW News Desk on October 04, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

The international hit tribute show, Beatlemania on Tour, will see audiences relive the heyday of one of the world's favourite pop acts when it rolls out across Australia from 27th September to 28th October 2017. (more...)
Colin Hay Announces 'Fierce Mercy' East Coast Tour Colin Hay Announces 'Fierce Mercy' East Coast Tour
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Scottish born singer-songwriter Colin Hay has today announced he is returning to Australia with his band for an East Coast tour commencing on 31 January at the Tivoli in Brisbane. (more...)
Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT Will Rock on Tour Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT Will Rock on Tour
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

The Australian production of Green Day's American Idiot, the high-octane rock musical, has just announced a national tour in 2018. Following critical and audience acclaim at its Australian premiere in Brisbane earlier this year, this multi-Helpmann Award nominated show is now set to melt faces and hearts across the country. (more...)
Tim Sharp's LASER BEAK MAN Takes Maiden Flight at La Boite Tim Sharp's LASER BEAK MAN Takes Maiden Flight at La Boite
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Australian theatrical powerhouse Dead Puppet Society returns from New York City to premiere their most ambitious production to date: Laser Beak Man; an eye-popping extravaganza based on the drawings of award-winning Queensland artist Tim Sharp. (more...)
Australian IN THE HEIGHTS Canceled After Whitewashing Outcry Australian IN THE HEIGHTS Canceled After Whitewashing Outcry
by BWW News Desk on September 29, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Yet another show is suffering the consequences of whitewashed casting. An Australian production of In the Heights, which features a great many Latinx characters, has just cancelled its November run at Brisbane Powerhouse after public outcry about its largely white cast. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
Undercover Artist Festival Breaks the Boundaries and Bends the Rules Undercover Artist Festival Breaks the Boundaries and Bends the Rules
by BWW News Desk on September 27, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

This year, as part of Queensland Mental Health Week, Access Arts will open Undercover Artist Festival the second disability arts festival of its kind in the State's history - showcasing theatre, dance and music that promises inspiring, exciting, thought-provoking, untried, collaborative, obscure and edgy experiences for audiences to engage within the performing arts. (more...)
The Shins to Play QPAC for One Night Only The Shins to Play QPAC for One Night Only
by BWW News Desk on September 27, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Indie rock icons The Shins will appear for the first time in Brisbane in more than 10 years for one night only at the Concert Hall at Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) on Tuesday 5 December 2017. (more...)
Joseph Tawadros to Tour Europe, Australia, and Asia this October Joseph Tawadros to Tour Europe, Australia, and Asia this October
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Triple ARIA winning, Cairo-born oud virtuoso, Joseph Tawadros AM, is on tour from mid October with more than 20 concerts across several continents. The tour itinerary is below. (more...)
QPAC and Circa Somersault into Three-Year Partnership QPAC and Circa Somersault into Three-Year Partnership
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) and Circa Contemporary Circus today announced a three-year partnership that will further enable the internationally renowned ensemble to push the boundaries of the art form and grow the opportunities to present ground-breaking works to audiences in Queensland. (more...)
I LOVE THE 90'S Tour Charts Return to Australia I LOVE THE 90'S Tour Charts Return to Australia
by BWW News Desk on September 24, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

This is how we do it Australia! The 90s are back with 'I Love the 90s: The Party Continues heading back downunder this March. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in Australia - Brisbane

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)