Brisbane

WORD ON THE STREET #280

It's show time!

WORD ON THE STREET #280

It's showtime South-East Queensland! some of your favourite shows and musicals are here from Rodger + Hammerstein's Cinderella to Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Plus with new restaurants opening and exciting new attractions, there's so much to do and not nearly enough time!

Brisbane

đź“·: QPAC

RODGER + HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA | QPAC

Opens 5th of AUG

Don’t lose you're slippers but Rodger + Hammerstein’s Cinderella the Tony Award winning Musical is finally opening at QPAC this August. Cinderella is the story you know and love with a few exciting new twists and special new songs such as My Own Little Corner, Impossible/ It’s Possible and more. So what are you waiting for grab tickets now before the clock strikes 12!

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CASA CHOW| WOOLLOONGABBA

Opens 27th of JUL

A stunning new bar is about to explode onto the Brisbane restaurant and dining scene! Serving Chinese – Peruvian cuisine this new hot spot is ready to make an impact on Brisbane. With yummy eats, a funky vibe, and even cooler drinks what’s not to love?

đź“·: Sergy Shmidt

TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS | TOOWOOMBA

1st - 30th of SEP

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is back with delicious eats, cinema under the stars, tipsy high tea and of course flowers! This year your pup is also invited to the flower party with special petals and pup program released just for them highlighting all the dog-friendly parks and restaurants involved in the festival. It’s going to be a barking good time!

đź“·: QPAC

THE SUNSHINE CLUB| QPAC

Playing until the 30th of JUL

If you're looking for a feel-good musical then you’ve come to the right place. Queensland Theatre is back with more incredible storytelling this time around in the form of a musical. The Sunshine Club follows the story of First Nations boy Frank Doyle after his return to Brisbane from WWII. He’s ready to start a new chapter in his life and get to know the girl next door rose. But in 1946 their relationship is still frowned upon. So, frank creates The Sunshine Club a place where anyone and everyone can come together. this love story is sure to tug at your heartstrings.

Gold Coast

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PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT | THE STAR, GOLD COAST

Playing until the 7th of AUG

At first, I was afraid, I was petrified… of missing the hottest show in town! Priscilla Queen of the Desert, The Musical is playing for a limited time at The Star, Gold Coast. inspired by the Oscar-winning film, Priscilla Queen of the Desert follows the story of three friends hopping on a bus bound to Alice Springs to put on the show of a lifetime. Featuring all you're favourite disco classics such as It’s Raining Men, I Will Survive, Mamma Mia, Shake You're Groove thing and more. This non-stop party is not to be missed.

đź“·: Village Roadshow Theme Parks

WIZARD OF OZ PRECINCT | MOVIE WORLD

Coming 2024

We are off to see the wizard because something new and exciting is heading to Movie World in 2024. A new one-of-a-kind immersive precinct inspired by the Wizard of Oz is set to open in 2024. The exciting new precinct will feature two new family-friendly rides a suspended family coaster and a family boomerang racer. The precinct will also include thematic elements such as projection mapping, sculptures, facades and of course a yellow brick road! Be warned this exciting new precinct isn’t for any cowardly lions!

About the Author

Lauren Philp

Lauren Philp

Just a girl with a big appreciation for the Hollywood world. I have a deep passion for the stars and fashion but for now, you’ll see me out and about on the Gold Coast. I always have an iced latte in hand and am always thinking about my dogs. I believe that people who are creative are the greatest gift in life.