Following a sold-out season at Arts Centre Melbourne in 2016, iconic performers Vika Bull andDebra Byrne are back, reimagining the songs of Carole King – one of the most successful and revered female songwriters in pop music history. Tapestry: The Songs of Carole King will play shows at Arts Centre Melbourne this month:
MELBOURNE – Thursday 4 May 8pm at Arts Centre Melbourne MELBOURNE – Friday 5 May 8pm at Arts Centre Melbourne MELBOURNE – Saturday 6 May 2pm at Arts Centre Melbourne MELBOURNE – Saturday 6 May 8pm at Arts Centre Melbourne MELBOURNE – Sunday 7 May 3pm at Arts Centre Melbourne
TOTAL BLACKOUT TOUR
Grammy and Emmy Award winning comedian, actor, director, writer and producer, Chris Rock, will return to Australia as part of his highly anticipated all-new tour THETOTAL BLACKOUT TOUR 2017 which is currently touring the US to rave reviews and is the acclaimed comedian’s first tour in over 9 years.
PERTH –Friday 23 June 2017 at Perth Arena BRISBANE – Saturday 24 June 2017 at Brisbane Entertainment Centre MELBOURNE – Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 June 2017 at Melbourne Hisense Arena SYDNEY – Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 June 2017 at Sydney Qudos Bank Arena
k.d. lang Ingénue Redux
The 25th Anniversary Tour
GRAMMY® Award winning singer songwriter k.d. lang will tour Australia in July on her Ingénue Redux Tour, celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the release of her first all-original albumIngénue. Australia’s finest guitar duo, the Grigoryan Brothers are confirmed as special guests on the tour.
MELBOURNE – Tuesday 18 July at Plenary MELBOURNE – Thursday 20 and Friday 21 July at Arts Centre Melbourne, State Theatre PERTH – Sunday 23 and Monday 24 July at Riverside Theatre SYDNEY – Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 July at ICC Theatre
MY FAIR LADY
My Fair Lady produced by Opera Australia and John Frost held its Australian premiere onTuesday September 6 at the Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House.This beloved musical which took the world by storm, tells the tale of a Cockney flower girl named Eliza Doolittle whose world was forever changed by the brilliant and demanding phoneticist, Henry Higgins. The clash of cultures sparks some of theatre’s most witty dialogue and wonderful songs including Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?, On The Street Where You Live, I Could Have Danced All Night and Get Me to the Church on Time.
MELBOURNE SEASON DETAILS Venue: Regent Theatre Season: From May 12, 2017 Performances: Wed–Sat 7.30pm, Matinees Tues & Wed 1pm, Sat 2pm, Sun 3pm Bookings: ticketmaster.com.au OR myfairladymusical.com.au SYDNEY RETURN SEASON DETAILS Venue: Capitol Theatre Season: From August 24, 2017 Performances: Wed–Sat 7.30pm, Matinees Tues & Wed 1pm, Sat 2pm, Sun 3pm Bookings: myfairladymusical.com.au
Entertainment icon Jerry Seinfeld will tour Australia in August 2017 performing a live stand-up show filled with his trademark humour, wit and sharp observations about day-to-day life. It’s the first time Seinfeld has toured Australia in nearly 20 years – he last performed live in Sydney and Melbourne in June 1998.
PERTH – Friday 4 August at Perth Arena ADELAIDE – Saturday 5 August at Adelaide Entertainment Centre MELBOURNE– Sunday 6 August & Tuesday 8 August at Melbourne Hisense Arena BRISBANE– Wednesday 9 August at Brisbane Entertainment Centre SYDNEY – Thursday 10 August – Sydney Qudos Bank Arena SYDNEY– Friday 11 August (2 shows 7.30pm & 9.30pm) at ICC Sydney Theatre
The international award-winning hit musical THE BODYGUARD will play at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre from 24 August 2017. Based on the Warner Bros hit movie which starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, THE BODYGUARDhas been hailed as “London’s Best Musical” by UKs Magic FM, and “The Hottest Ticket in Town” by The Sunday Mirror.
MELBOURNE SEASON DETAILS Venue: Regent Theatre Season: From 24 August Performance Times: Tues 7pm, Wed/Thurs 7.30pm, Fri/Sat 8pm, Matinees Tues & Wed 1pm, Sat & Sun 2pm, Sun 6pm (performance times vary weekly) Bookings: ticketmaster.com.au or 136 100
BROS REUNITED AND RETURNING TO AUSTRALIA FOR
ONE SPECIAL EVENT SHOW!
BROS will play a special Australian show in Sydney on Saturday 4 November at Qudos Bank Arena. This exciting event marks 29 years to the day since BROS played the Sydney Entertainment Centre in the height of BROSMANIA.
SYDNEY – Saturday 4 November at Qudos Bank Arena
YUSUF / CAT STEVENS
50TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
British singer-songwriting legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Yusuf / Cat Stevens will tour Australia in November and December. A Cat’s Attic “Peace Train Tour” commemorates the 50th Anniversary of his first major hit single and debut album Matthew & Son released in 1967.
PERTH – Wednesday 22 November at Perth Arena ADELAIDE – Saturday 25 November at Botanic Park MELBOURNE – Monday 27 November at Rod Laver Arena NSW – Saturday 2 December at Roche Estate SYDNEY – Monday 4 December at Qudos Bank Arena BRISBANE – Saturday 9 December at Brisbane Entertainment Centre