Celebrating our Storytellers
Fri 16 — Sun 18 Sep

Celebrating our Storytellers

Festivals celebrate and include a multitude of voices and perspectives.

And the stories of artists are at the heart of connecting, engaging and uplifting audiences. From epics to achingly beautiful, from comedy to starkly haunting, there’s a story for everyone.

#Tiddas

The secret lives of sisters. A page-to-stage adaptation of Anita Heiss’s best-selling novel that sees five women, best friends for decades, meet once a month to talk books, life, love and the jagged bits in between.

Tiddas
Weekend Highlight
5—24 Sep

Tiddas

Roundhouse Theatre, La Boite

#Friday Features

Fourteen

FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT

Fourteen

Award-winning journalist Shannon Molloy’s novel is adapted for the stage in this moving coming-of-age memoir.

Othello

A Shakespeare Classic

Othello

Shakespeare’s classic tale of jealousy, betrayal and revenge lands in the Torres Strait.

Oaks

Stay and Play

Oaks

The perfect locations for your Brisbane getaway.


#Saturday Stars and Songs

Direct from London and Broadway, Girl from the North Country has taken the theatre world by storm. Featuring the reimagined songs of Bob Dylan, written and directed by Conor McPherson and starring Lisa McCune, Peter Kowitz , Helen Dallimore and Peter Caroll — a modern masterpiece.

Girl From The North Country
8—18 Sep

Girl From The North Country

Lyric Theatre, QPAC

Brisbane's Art Boat

Set Sail

Brisbane's Art Boat

Experience the Brisbane River as never before, immersed in Lindy Lee’s sublime installation.

Museum of Brisbane

Learn Brisbane’s Stories

Museum of Brisbane

MOB celebrates the creatives and history makers of Brisbane.

 Crystalbrook Vincent

Stay and Play

Crystalbrook Vincent

Brave, bold and bursting with energy.


#Celestial Sunday

See the Earth as if from space; an incredibly beautiful and precious place. An ecosystem we urgently need to look after — our only home.

Gaia
Free
13—18 Sep

Gaia

West Village

Brisbane Powerhouse's brick exterior wall lit up pink for Brisbane Festival.

Riverside Creative Hub

Brisbane Powerhouse

Wine, dine, view art and graffiti, see a show in this unique Brisbane venue.

Iris Rooftop

Sunset Cocktails

Iris Rooftop

A Mediterranean oasis in the clouds.


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