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The Dawn Of A New Era for the Brisbane Arts Theatre

July 10, 2016 |

Brisbane has some of the most iconic theatres around. Read More

Wondered: New Depths for Classic Characters

March 28, 2016 |

Wondered itself is a 45 minute long riddle, and you won’t find out the answer until the very end. Playwright and director Elodie Boal has woven together gunshot dialogue and dynamic physicality to craft an entertaining, clever and adventurous production. Read More

Go to Rio with The Boy From Oz

March 13, 2016 |

The Brisbane Arts Theatre take on The Boy From Oz and win, in a production that is joyous, proud and marvellously executed.

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Baby with the Bathwater Throws Convention Out the Window

January 21, 2016 |

Brisbane Arts Theatre kick off the new year and their 80th season with Christopher Durang’s absurdist comedy, Baby with the Bathwater.

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Review: Mort

September 2, 2015 |

Bring out the Discworld backdrops! It’s that time of year again at Brisbane Arts Theatre with the company’s production of Mort taking centre-stage.

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Brisbane Arts Theatre Presents Noises Off

July 10, 2015 |

Brisbane Arts Theatre is celebrating its 1000th production with a hysterical new rendition of the classic fourth-wall breaking farce, Noises Off.

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Review: The 39 Steps

May 13, 2015 |

The 39 Steps has been playing at London’s Criterion Theatre for over nine years. Now, the Brisbane Arts Theatre steps up to the plate for their own take on this farcical classic.

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Review: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

March 27, 2015 |

The year is shaping up well for lovers of musicals, and Brisbane Arts Theatre’s excellent production of the lesser-performed The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is yet another boon.

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Review: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

January 25, 2015 |

Would you love to see a Shakespeare play, but can’t find the time? Hamlet hurting your head? Macbeth simply too much? Romeo and Juliet already helpfully translated into several Disney films? Well, worry no more—The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is the production you’ve been looking for, handily compacting all thirty seven of the Bard’s masterpieces into ninety minutes of high theatrical antics.

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Ten Plays To See In 2015

January 10, 2015 |

As January gets underway it’s time to prepare for the year ahead: start a serious budget, renew your gym membership, get ready to return to work and—most importantly—decide where your evenings are going to be spent. To help with this, Creative Drinks have found ten of the best plays you should see in 2015.

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Review: Wyrd Sisters

December 10, 2014 |

Discworld comes alive at the Brisbane Arts Theatre, as Wyrd Sisters condenses all the brilliance and wit of a Pratchett novel into a two-hour romp through the trials and tribulations of meddling in monarchical affairs.

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The Breakfast Club- From Screen to Stage

July 8, 2014 |

Hearing that one of your favourite movies is being adapted into a stage show is often cause for hesitation. Will they do it justice? You have already seen these characters on the big screen, you’ve loved them or hated them, but most importantly you’ve physically seen them.

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Brisbane Arts Theatre to mix it up in 2014

December 30, 2013 |

2014 is shaping up to be a year for fun at the Brisbane Arts Theatre. Read More

Brisbane Arts Theatre presents Strange Attractor

October 20, 2013 |

Strange Attractor is an Australian play set in the deep mining country of Western Australia.

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