CIRQUE AFRICA THE GREATEST SHOW FROM AFRICA
09 AUG 2017 - CAPITOL THEATRE
Cirque Africa is a blockbuster based on modern circus acrobatic performances in a festive atmosphere that dramatically transports the audience to discover the other side of Africa in the 2 hours performance.
With a cast of 38 of Africa’s finest professional acrobats such as aerial artists, jugglers, foot jugglers, stilt dancers, contortionists, clowns and more, the heart of Cirque Africa experience is made up of a core group of Tanzanian artists.
Others in the cast represent the rich and diverse circus, musical, and dance cultures of Kenya, Ethiopia, Ghana, Gambia and Zimbabwe. Together, draped in over 200 different colourful African costumes all acts performed with live music played by the 8 piece Cirque Africa Band.
ISLA GRANT IN CONCERT
04 OCT 2017 - TOWN HALL
Following her 2015 triumphant sell out performances, Scotland’s legendary singer/song writer Isla grant returns to Australia with exciting new songs - plus her extensive repertoire of most loved music.
As an internationally acclaimed recording artist, Isla’s beautiful voice encompasses everything from country folk songs to easy listening -an unforgettable evening of old favourites and sparkling new compositions.
Al Grant Isla’s genial and talented husband will join her on stage and bring his irrepressible humour to the show featuring his tribute to Jim reeves.
Accompanied by the multi-instrumental and singer Glen Flynn.
Isla’s concert performance promises to be an absolutely unmissable event.
THE RHYTHMS OF IRELAND 2017 TOUR
11 OCT 2017 - CAPITOL THEATRE
Presented By Happy Days Records
THE REAL CULTURE, THE REAL PASSION!!
Experience a spectacular evening of traditional Irish dance, music and song enhanced by stunning costumes, lighting and sound.
Following the highly-successful previous sell-out Australian and World Tour’s, Ireland’s most celebrated and elite company of dancers return with their awe-inspiring and innovative production to Australia.
The Rhythms of Ireland has been seen by over two million people worldwide, with a reputation for bringing stunning performances celebrating the wonders of Ireland.
The incomparable quality and pure unadulterated spectacle of their work perfectly blends the ancient traditions of Irish dance and music, mixed with the innovative and flawlessly choreographed production values of contemporary Irish excellence.
This is indeed, The Rhythms of Ireland. Simply not to be missed
MICHAEL JACKSON - THE LEGACY TOUR
18 OCT 2017 - CAPITOL THEATRE
DIRECT FROM THE UNITED STATES
Legacy, the world's greatest tribute to the world's greatest entertainer…Michael Jackson. Brought to life in a full-scale production that includes a live band bringing the energy, the dance, and the music that spans generations. Starring William Hall as Michael Jackson. '"What sets Hall apart from the rest is the connection he shared with Michael Jackson, who he met and put on shows for." The Daily Telegraph William Hall who has travelled the World with this incredible show along with his live band and dancers will give every audience member an experience that comes as close as ever to seeing the King of Pop himself. View Details
11 NOV 2017 - AELEC - AUSTRALIAN EQUINE & LIVESTOCK EVENTS CENTRE
8 SECONDS OF GLORY OR A LIFETIME OF PAIN
Welcome to the roller coaster world of the adrenalin cowboy as they take on the nation’s most extreme bucking bulls in a 3 hour action packed event that will keep you on the edge of your seat from the first bull of the night through to the last.
Experience a once in a lifetime event as the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) prepare to deliver one huge night of the toughest sport on dirt. It’s a showdown like no other – Twenty – two riders all eager for glory as they strive to overcome the power of the 52 most extreme bucking bulls in a head to head battle of power, agility and the fight of the fittest 8 seconds at a time.
Choreographed with pyrotechnics, lasers, concert sound system and mega screen replays, with multiple camera angles that will take you behind the scenes and inside the bucking chutes as riders prepare for the ride of their life whilst delivering you the ultimate live event bull riding experience inside the AELEC ARENA.
This is not a rodeo – This is the one and only PBR.
TODD MCKENNEY SINGS PETER ALLEN: THE PIANO SESSIONS
01 DEC 2017 - CAPITOL THEATRE
20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Few if any have done as much to celebrate the life and music of Peter Allen as Todd McKenney, who delighted audiences as the original star of the musical The Boy From Oz and who has been shaking Allen’s maracas in various guises ever since.
20 years on, Todd pays homage to Peter Allen in his live event, Todd McKenney Sings Peter Allen: The Piano Sessions, inviting fans to get up close and personal in an intimate, relaxed setting: just Todd himself, Michael Rohanek on grand piano, Ralph Marshall on bass, additional vocals from the amazing Lisa Callingham, and Allen’s fantastic songs. The Piano Sessions just completed two sold out nights at The Opera House, Sydney, with audiences raving about McKenney’s performance and showmanship.
As well as singing all of Allen’s biggest hits including Not The Boy Next Door, (I Go to) Rio, I Honestly Love You, Tenterfield Saddler and I Still Call Australia Home, he will tell stories about meeting Allen and playing him on stage.
Audiences are encouraged to ask questions and even score him if they like (bring your judge’s score cards – he’ll cop it sweet!). It’s all about having fun with a lot of laughs, a few poignant moments and some great music.
You’ll laugh, you might cry and you’ll certainly be entertained by one of the nation’s best-loved performers, a multi-talented star who donned his dancing shoes at the tender age of three.
And so on this, the eve of the 20th anniversary of Todd’s association with Peter Allen and ‘Boy From Oz’, Todd is delighted to take his “Todd McKenney Sings Peter Allen – The Piano Sessions 20th Anniversary Tour" on the road through regional Australia!
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