Queensland has a thriving arts scene with acclaimed theatre, opera and symphony venues along with plenty of gigs and live bands performing every day of the week. Browse through the events below to see what's on during your holiday.
16 Jan to 18 Dec 2014
Abbey of the Roses has an interactive Murder Mystery Masquerade Party hosted dinner for 10-24 guests, includes canapes, main, dessert, four hour beverage package, fun, laughter, plus memories for years to come.
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25 Feb 2014 to 31 Mar 2015 Free Entry
Every Monday to Saturday hear 19th century costumed guides spin incredible tales of sailors, new settlers and slave traders that were the backbone of this old port city.
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6 Aug to 25 Oct 2014 Free Entry
Throughout the Brisbane Festival, there will be a stream of live music performances for you to enjoy while admiring the beautiful scenery given by the Brisbane River.
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15 to 20 Sep 2014
Following high acclaim in Madrid and London, Brisbane Festival and OperaQ join forces to bring the latest opera from iconic composer Philip Glass - commissioned to mark his 75th birthday - to Brisbane.
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16 to 21 Sep 2014
With the magic of the world's greatest destinations as the setting, Bon Voyage celebrates the mystique and elegance of old world adventure - from Broadway to Bangkok, from Africa through India and the colour of Bollywood to the romance of Parisian cabaret, with the final destination being the wonder that is Australia.
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17 to 20 Sep 2014
Following an action-packed national tour crossing the country from Arnhem Land to Sydney, then a smash-hit tour across America to Montreal, Circus Oz rockets into Brisbane Festival with their brand spanking new show But Wait .
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19 Sep 2014
The Sydney Comedy Festival hits the road with an awesome line-up of international and local acts from the Festival.
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19 Sep 2014
Hilltop Hoods present Cosby Sweater Tour! The boys are taking to the road on the back of their new album 'Walking Under Stars' and will play gigs all around Oz this October, November, December and in addition to play in all capital cities, they will also make appearances in regional areas, including Gladstone!
Tickets are available from the venue now, or online from Monday 1 September.
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21 Sep 2014
World-renowned violin virtuoso, Attilla Sautov, will play his 202 year old French violin with members of the Mueller International Chamber Orchestra, performing some of the most powerful, impassioned and colourful music in the solo violin and orchestral repertoire.
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23 Sep 2014
Oh What a Night! is an exciting musical revue written by Notown producer and creative consultant George Solomon, directed by award-winning producer-director Michael Chapman with choreography by Paul Holmquist.
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