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Brisbane Powerhouse presents: IRL Digital Festival

April 12, 2015 |

Live for gaming, but sick of your bedroom? The Powerhouse has a treat of epic proportions lined up for you in May guaranteed to put the “party” in LAN party.

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QSOCurrent: A Feast of Classical and Contemporary Sounds

March 7, 2015 |

Music-lovers of all kinds can get excited about the latest offering from the QSO, in a world-first festival featuring contemporary and classical sounds this May.

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Review: Sex with Strangers

February 18, 2015 |

Far more than it says on the tin, Sex with Strangers is a witty, warm and perceptive exploration of love, writing and, of course, sex in the age of technology. Returning to the Powerhouse after a sell-out season in 2014 and with a handful of Matilda nominations to its name, this show is a must see for lovers of theatre and tech-anxious creatives alike.

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Review: 5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche

February 11, 2015 |

Prepare to be pulled into the world of the Susan B Anthony Society For The Sisters of Gertrude Stein, as 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche makes its Australian premiere. Set against the looming threat of Communist attack, and more importantly, the Society’s annual quiche breakfast, 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche is a bold, brazen and altogether detectable comedy that brings new meaning to the word ‘foodgasm’.

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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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Cosmetic Cleanse: Tips For A Refreshed & Renewed Beauty Regime

January 6, 2015 |

As 2014 nears a close it may be tempting to throw in the towel of rigid routine and let loose as the silly season ensues. However, its not necessary to wait until that Jan 1 resolution to get back on track. Read More

Geek Out At The Powerhouse This New Year’s

December 23, 2014 |

See 2015 in amongst elves, sailor scouts and Stormtroopers at the Brisbane Powerhouse – secure your tickets to their gala New Years Event, New Years’ Geek today.

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BRIEFS: The Second Coming Comes to Brisbane

November 23, 2014 |

The award winning, all-male burlesque ensemble is returning to Brisbane with their international hit, BRIEFS: The Second Coming. The BRIEFS boys have been described as a combination of Cirque du Soleil and Ru Paul’s Drag Race. They’re hitting Brisbane to give us burlesque with balls.

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Radical Reels Tour 2014

November 16, 2014 |

They may be short, but they sure aren’t sweet. This year’s Radical Reels Tour presents eight of the most extreme films from the latest Banff Mountain Festival, sure to reveal the adrenaline junkie in all of us.  Read More

Women of Letters – “Between Us” Book Launch at the Powerhouse

November 14, 2014 |

This November, join a host of inspiring women for one of Australia’s best-loved literary salons in an intimate evening of laughter, memory-sharing and thought-provoking prose.

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Review: Potted Potter

November 12, 2014 |

Sitting amongst mothers with their children sporting Gryffindor robes and scarves, I prayed that I wasn’t in for a childish, G-rated snore. Half an hour into the show, my cheeks were aching from unceasing laughter. I knew Potted Potter would be good, but it surpassed all expectations with its universal humour and wit. Read More

Potted Potter: The Unauthorised Harry Experience

October 20, 2014 |

Attention, devoted Harry Potter muggles! Hogwarts is back in full swing with an even lazier way to absorb the Harry Potter series without reading the books! Following sell-out shows all around the world, Potted Potter compresses all seven of the magical books into 70 minutes of hilarious satire. Read More

Rock For The Reef At Brisbane Powerhouse

October 17, 2014 |

The Great Barrier Reef has enjoyed intense media scrutiny of late, with activists, celebrities, politicians, corporations and magnates all vying to be heard in a cacophony of clashing opinions. Read More

He Dreamed A Train: A Part Of Brisbane Powerhouse’s SWEET

October 10, 2014 |

Multi-award winning artist Margi Brown Ash and celebrated director Ben Knapton combine their creative superpowers to produce a new show that blends digital projection with old-fashioned storytelling. Read More