Archive for posts tagged with 'arts'


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Enter the arena at Queensland Museum’s gladiator exhibition

Artefacts unearthed from the amphitheatres of Rome and Pompeii will go on display at Queensland Museum this week.…

Kinky Boots


Win the ultimate Kinky Boots experience [Closed]

Win a meet and greet with the cast of Kinky Boots in Brisbane! Winner of every major international Best Musical award,…



Toowoomba gets a fresh coat of paint

Toowoomba’s surprise bid to become Australia’s cultural capital will be strengthened by a world-class…

Art vs Science

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Stay Up Late with GOMA’s massive Marvel exhibition

Excelsior! A stellar line-up of pop, electronica and rock acts have been announced for the Up Late component of…

James Turrell

Brisbane Extra

A new installation paints GOMA in a different light

Renowned American artist James Turrell will transform the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) with a major architectural…

Once in Royal David's City

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Michael Gow’s Once in Royal David’s City is a matter of life and death

One of Australia’s great playwrights takes on the big questions in an intriguing, moving and life-affirming…

The Play That Goes Wrong


It all goes wrong for Brooke Satchwell

Logie winner and Aussie TV veteran Brooke Satchwell takes to the stage for Mischief Theatre’s comic masterpiece,…

Jay Rayner

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Best-selling authors share big ideas in Brisbane

Five best-selling authors with plenty to say are headed to Brisbane this May as part of the first Writers + Ideas…


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A late-night jazz bar is opening in Brisbane

Brisbane is getting a slick new jazz venue that wouldn’t be out of place in Greenwich Village. The Doo-Bop Jazz…

20th Century Women

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The best American indie films are coming to Brisbane

The American Essentials festival will return to Brisbane this May, celebrating the latest indie gems and a slew of…

The Play That Goes Wrong


Win The Play That Goes Wrong tickets [Closed]

Win tickets to see the West End’s best new comedy right here in Brisbane. The UK's Olivier Award-winning theatre…

John Clarke


Legendary satirist John Clarke has died

John Clarke, the New Zealand-born comedian who became a fixture on Australian television, has died at the age of 68.…


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Art and opera collide in a sensual night to remember

Opera Queensland (OperaQ) will kick off its dynamic 2017 season with Sensory, a night of stunning and surprising live…

Li Cunxin

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Mao’s Last Dancer leaps into the Museum of Brisbane

A world-first exhibit chronicling the life of Brisbane resident and international ballet star Li Cunxin will open at…

Kinky Boots

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Kinky Boots struts into Brisbane

Hot on the heels of its Australian premiere season in Melbourne, acclaimed musical Kinky Boots is coming to Brisbane.…

Artist: Jess Cochrane


Surface Tension @ Ironlak Art & Design

Ironlak Art & Design launched its first exhibition, Surface Tension, at its Queen Street store last Friday 17 March…

Sit Pose Snap

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A new exhibition celebrates Brisbane photography before the selfie

In a time before smartphones and selfies, people visited a studio portrait photographer to capture an image of themselve…


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Brisbane is getting a Buffy the Vampire Slayer art show

Junky Comics will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Buffy the Vampire Slayer in style. Buffy the Vampire Slayer first…