From Broadway to La Scala QPAC Concert Hall Sat 2nd Dec 7.30pm. $180
The Qld Symphony Orchestra with David Hobson, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Lisa McCune and Greta Bradman will thrill audiences with a seamless blend of classical elegance and theatrical glamour.
Sinclair’s Christmas Party Monday 4th Dec. $80
After pick up from your door as usual, we’ll enjoy wine and cheese at a scenic lookout followed by a stunning 3 course lunch at our favourite French Restaurant in Flaxton—Le Relais Bressan. It’s our Christmas Party BUT you get all the presents.
GO SHOW GOLD. QPAC Concert Hall Thurs 7th Dec 7.30 pm. $149
This will be the ultimate reunion concert & you’ll love this very special show. Together on stage for the first time will be Johnny Young, Normie Rowe, Ronnie Burns, Doug Parkinson, Tony Worsley, Colleen Hewett, Lucky Starr, Little Pattie &special guests The Mixtures performing their world-wide hit "The Pushbike Song.
CAT STEVENS IN CONCERT. Bris Entertainment Centre. Sat 9th Dec $270 & $220
Spirit of Christmas QPAC Sat 23rd Dec 2pm $100
Presented in the grandeur of QPAC’s Concert Hall, Spirit of Christmas has become a cherished annual tradition at QPAC. So gather your friends & family & join us for this celebration, including traditional carols the whole family can join in and sing.
New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruise. Brisbane River. Sunday 31st Dec 8pm-1am. $195
Join us for a fabulous cruise on the Lady Brisbane. Delicious dinner, beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks. Cruise along the river & anchor up to see the spectacular fireworks (without the hustle and bustle of being at Southbank)
Rocky Horror Picture Show QPAC
Sat 20th Jan 2pm. $140
Craig McLachlan returns in his award-winning role as the scandalous Frank N Furter. Get ready for an afternoon of fun, frolics and frivolity in this thrilling production of Richard O’Brien’s classic original script! Bursting at the seams with the timeless classics including "Sweet Transvestite", "Damn it Janet", and of course, the pelvic-thrusting "Time Warp", Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show is a non-stop party!
Brisbane International Tennis. Thurs, 4th, Fri 5th & Sat 6th Jan. 11.30am sessions. Plus Friday 5th Jan Evening session. Jan 4th: $150; Other sessions: $170
Mama Mia QPAC
Wed 10,24 January 1pm. $120. Sat 27 Jan 2pm $160.
Set on a Greek island paradise and inspired by the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs, writer Catherine Johnson’s heart-warming tale centres around a young bride-to-be. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.
Over 60 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the story and the music that makes MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good musical. And now, in what will be a stunning new production, we want you to come join the party of a lifetime. A celebration of love, laughter and friendship, MAMMA MIA! is a fabulous night out for audiences of all ages.
Celtic Woman. Bris Conv Centre.
Wed 7th Feb 7.30pm $195.
These world-class performers celebrate Irelands’ rich music & cultural heritage, bringing a fresh fusion to centuries of musical & cultural tradition.
Mrs Brown’s Boys. Bris Ent Centre.
Thurs 8th Feb 7.30pm. Sat 10th Feb 2pm. $199 $249.
FOR THE LOVE OF MRS BROWN is the latest production of the side-splitting series written by and starring Brendan O’Carroll. This brand new hilarious show sees Agnes looking for love using D’Internet, Cathy thinks plastic surgery might be the answer to getting that ring on her finger, Dermot realises he may need to step it up with the romance to keep his marriage fresh, even granddad has found love!!
Aladdin the Musical QPAC
Wed 28th Feb $125, Sat 10 Mar $165, Wed 18 April $125.
All matinee shows.
From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Times says it’s “Fabulous!” and “Extravagant! It defies expectations.” Filled with daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance, Aladdin is “Pure Genie-us!”
Coal Miner’s Daughter QPAC 10th March 2 pm $140.
Multi-awarded, lookalike songstress Amber Joy Poulton brings Coal Miner’s Daughter — the mega-hits and stories of inspirational pioneer and superstar Loretta Lynn to QPAC, in March. Amber is a South Australian singer-songwriter with eight Top 20 Country hits under her belt. "Coal Miner’s Daughter", "Don’t Come Home A’Drinkin’ With Lovin’ On Your Mind", "You Ain’t Woman Enough To Take My Man", "I Fall To Pieces", "Crazy", "Silver Threads and Golden Needles", "Walkin’ After Midnight", "You’re Lookin’ At Country", "One’s On The Way", "Stand By Your Man", "After The Fire Is Gone" and more.
Jose Feliciano in concert.
Sat 17th March Overnight Gold Coast.
Dinner, overnight and breakfast Mermaid Waters Resort. Show at Star Casino (Jupiter’s). Single $75. Come on Baby, Light My Fire.
Neil Diamond in Concert 24th March - Brisbane Ent Centre $255.
Come join us as Neil Diamond entertains us as part of his wildly successful 50-Year Anniversary Tour. You’ll know all the hits spanning decades — “Sweet Caroline”, “Cracklin’ Rosie”, “Holly Holy”, “Cherry Cherry”, “Shilo”, “Song Sung Blue”, “You Don’t Bring Me Flowers”, “Solitary Man” and many more!
California Dreamin’ QPAC 3rd May 7.30pm.
A celebration of the West Coast Californian Sounds of the 60s and 70s, Rick Price and Jack Jones join forces to celebrate the likes of the Mamas and the Papas, Linda Ronstadt, The Eagles, The Doors, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor and Crosby Still Nash and Young. Sensational music.
Roy Orbison — In Dreams 4th May - Brisbane Ent Centre $150. Not a tribute show.
Roy Orbison is back performing his greatest hits accompanied on stage by a full symphony orchestra. The Hologram Australia Tour is the first-of-its-kind live concert. Through extraordinary theatrical stagecraft, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame icon is brought to life on stage to perform his greatest hits.
Barry Humphries — The Man Behind the Mask QPAC 10th May $165.
In an intimate, confessional evening, Barry Humphries will peel back the mask to introduce the man behind the clown. For more than 60 years, he has held up a mirror to Australians showing their failings, foibles and triumphs through a gallery of adored characters including Dame Edna Everage, Sir Les Patterson and Sandy Stone.
The Merry Widow QPAC
Sat 30th Jun 2pm. $120.
Join two of the country’s most popular & charismatic performers, David Hobson and Natalie Christie Peluso, return to OperaQ’s main stage this season as perfectly paired lovers Hanna and Count Danilo, in a lush and spectacular new production of Franz Lehár’s ever-popular The Merry Widow. A runaway hit of its era, this refreshing new production of The Merry Widow will seduce you, just as the characters on stage seduce each other, with effortless charm and grace, by transporting you to a glamorous world of waltz, high fashion and glittering parties.
Disney on Ice Brisbane Ent Centre. 2nd July $90.
Celebrate the legacy of Disney in this ice skating spectacular as Mouse-ter of Ceremonies, Mickey Mouse, leads a parade of characters including Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and an ensemble of Disney princesses. Be dazzled by the magic of Disney’s Frozen with Anna, Elsa and the hilarious Olaf. Sing-a-long to over 30 of your favourite Disney songs, including “Let It Go!”, “You’ve Got A Friend in Me” and “Hakuna Matata.”
(Not) the Last Night of the Proms 9th August - QPAC Concert Hall.
Join us at our annual (Not) the Last Night of the Proms concert for an evening of flag-waving and famous tunes. Be uplifted by Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue”, Bernstein’s “On the Town”, “Land of Hope and Glory,” Parry’s “Jerusalem”, Wood’s “Fantasy on British Sea Songs” and Arne’s “Rule Britannia”. Keep calm and carry on!
PINK—14th August SOLD OUT!
Beautiful — The Carole King Musical QPAC Wednesday 29th August $125 Saturday July.
Beautiful tells the story of Carole King’s remarkable rise from teenage songwriter to global superstar. Critics have hailed it as a joyous, celebratory show — all kinds of wonderful. Hit songs include, “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman”, “You’ve Got a Friend”, “I Feel the Earth Move” and “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?” Certain to be the feel-good show of 2018.
The Best of Movie Music QPAC Sunday 30th September.
Movie buffs, this concert is for you. Join us to enjoy the Qld Symphony Orchestra showcase the beauty and power of some of cinema’s finest soundtracks. Thunderball, La Dolce Vita, Cinema Paradiso, Love Story — just to name a few.