Brisbane Festival, QUT and La Boite Theatre Company present

Mother's Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin

Theatre Republic - La Boite - Roundhouse Theatre
18 - 22 Sep

comedy

cabaret

Milke (AUS)

Equal parts historical and hysterical, all-heaving harmonies and tipsy candour, we invite you on a sublime musical journey through the history of ‘mother’s ruin’, AKA gin. Stumble and soar through tales of love and women, gin and secrets, as we wind our way through 18th-century London, colonial India, a few New York speakeasies and the jungles of Peru, via sailors and barmaids, bootleggers and master distillers.

For one week only the Roundhouse Theatre will be transformed into a boozy, magical little gin joint featuring songs by Amy Winehouse, Nina Simone, Tom Waits, Martha Wainwright, The Popes, Sia, Jessie J, and more.

"Well worth raising a glass to." THE SCOTSMAN

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This production contains adult themes, coarse language, and drug references (alcohol) & smoke machine. Suitable for audiences 18+ years.
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Duration : 60 minutes
Price

$34 - $37

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Theatre Republic - La Boite - Roundhouse Theatre

6-8 Musk Avenue
KELVIN GROVE
QLD 4059

Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible
Getting There

PARKING
Paid parking in the 
Kelvin Grove Urban Village (weekends free); limited Pay & Display street parking on Musk Ave, Blamey St, Victoria Park Rd & Carraway St

PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Take bus routes 345 and 390 along Kelvin Grove Rd, or buses to QUT Kelvin Grove or Normanby busway stations.

Visit TransLink to plan your public transport journey.

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