Riverfire is done and dusted for another year, now what? An epic line-up of Brisbane Festival shows of course! We’ve rounded up our fave shows in South Bank that you’ll want to get tickets for!
Siva Mai Club
Siva Mai Club brings an incredible fusion of traditional, cultural, pop-contemporary live music and dance accompanied by suave moves, featuring a dash of island humour and of course surprises - you're guaranteed to be on the edge of your seat! Don't miss out on the chance to be one of the lucky people to see the South Bank Pizza transform into one big island social. Grab your tickets here.
Hide the Dog
True friendship, big adventure and the power of First Nations’ cultures is the storyline behind Hide The Dog! Audiences will follow along as two besties stumble across the world’s last Tasmanian Tiger while playing in the bush. Dodging hunters, the two friends set sail for Aotearoa to keep their new friend safe and hidden. Hunters aren’t the only ones on their tail, they must outwit Māori gods and palawa spirits to save their furry friend. Grab your tickets to this heart-warming and family-friendly show here.
BANANALAND tells the tale of how the worst rock band becomes an overnight success, thanks to a furious protest song that becomes a runaway kids hit! Did we mention the performance features the work of Katie Millier-Heidke and collaborator Kier Nuttal, the songwriter behind Muriel's Wedding. This fabulous production is rounded out with the direction of the iconic Simon Phillips, whose work you may have seen before in the musicals Priscilla Queen of the Desert, and Ladies in Black. Don't miss your chance to catch this epic production at QPAC! Grab your tickets here.
There’s Something About Music
Picture all your fave romcom soundtracks made into an epic musical stage show, that’s exactly what you get with There’s Something About Music! Be prepared to be singing along to the songs you know and love from Notting Hill, My Best Friend’s Wedding, Bridesmaids, When Harry Met Sally, 10 Things I Hate About You, Pretty Woman, Bridget Jones’s Diary and more! You don’t want to miss this feel-good festival treat, book your tickets now here!
From the makers of Blanc De Blanc, Limbo and The Purple Rabbit, The Party is a highly exclusive evening of the upmost sophistication with absolutely no rules. What could possibly go wrong? This show is the perfect festival celebration. Unbelievably talented international circus artists, great music, extravagant costumes, and an escalating energy within a theatre set unlike anything you’ve ever seen before at the South Bank Piazza. This is a show you don't want to miss! Book your tickets here to avoid disappointment.
Cirque Bon Bon
Picture excitement, drama, and hilarity from floor to ceiling! That's exactly what you get when you head to the South Bank Piazza to watch the incredible contortionists, acrobats, and dancers in Cirque Bon Bon. This epic performance is from the creative minds of former Cirque Du Soleil Assistant Creative Director Ash Jacks (McCready) and Choreographer Julieann Nugent. Grab your tickets to enjoy this electrifying performance here.
Tae Tae in the Land of Yaas!
Tae Tae in the Land of Yass! is inspired by the true story of how a young girl overcomes the trials and tribulations of being paralysed in a car accident and the many surgeries that follow - Cue Tae's loud and proud and oh-so fabulous Fairy Godmother. Said Fairy God Mother helps Tae overcome struggles with her new reality by challenging outdated notions of happily ever after and finding joy in the most unexpected and fabulous of places. Don’t miss your chance to see this magical production. Grab your tickets here.