October looks set to be an ABBA-mazing month here in Adelaide – in particular, at the Adelaide Festival Centre. On the 9th, The Festival Theatre will be ringing with Mamma Mia! But to get us all in the mood, two of the original Aussie Mamma’s from 2001 will be kicking up a storm three days before on the 6th Oct, at the Dunstan Playhouse.
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Make sure your roller skates are shined and leg warmers pulled up – we’re going to the 1980’s! Join the Adelaide Theatre Academy as they transport you back in time with their production of Xanadu JR.
From an all-female version of an Australian classic to the return of a record-breaking hit comedy and a festival highlight starring one of Australia’s brightest musical theatre personalities, State Theatre Company’s 2019 season places audiences in the thrilling predicament of the present.
The new venue will offer audiences a completely new opera experience.
For one night only, TV and radio science celebrity, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki AM, is heading to Port Pirie. Dr Karl will spend time with students through the day, then provide a rare public show for the region in the evening.
An interview with Tim Winton about State Theatre Company’s production of That Eye, The Sky quickly turns to religion, unexamined privilege, environmentalism, and family life. Strap yourselves in.
This is the first time the award-winning musical will play in Adelaide, and we’re giving away tickets to celebrate!
A family-friendly show is heading to Adelaide Botanical Gardens in the spring school holidays this year.
The much-loved cult classic The Book of Mormon is inundating Adelaide with advertising… so are we about to finally get the musical we’ve all been waiting for?
The world’s premier theatrical ice skating company, The Imperial Ice Stars, returns to Adelaide starting…
Get excited for the explosion of culture and festivities that will grace the Adelaide Festival Centre in October with perennial favourite OzAsia Festival which have given us a sneak peek into their 2018 lineup!
IpSkip Productions’ founder and Resident Director, Nathan Quadrio is branching away from adult plays such as Educating Rita and Steel Magnolias to produce and direct his and the company’s first children’s show, Joseph Robinette’s stage version of E. B. White’s delightful children’s novel, Charlotte’s Web.
The SAM Awards entries are open! And we are excited to celebrate Adelaide’s incredible music scene.
You might remember that last year Lonely Planet recognised our humble city as the Live Music City in Australia. We’ve proudly held our identity as the City of Festivals but this is another accolade that keeps on proving itself through our live music scene.
Ballet lovers, this one’s for you! Following sell-out seasons in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, David McAllister’s The Sleeping Beauty is coming to Adelaide!
True North was founded by Alirio Zavarce when he saw the lack of theatrical opportunities for young people, particularly those living in the northern suburbs.
Today Disney Theatrical Productions confirmed its hit Broadway musical Aladdin will come to the Adelaide Festival Theatre in April 2019.
This year Adelaide’s Seriously Social pub the Duke of Brunswick will become the city’s hub for improvised theatre.
Some of Adelaide’s best musicians have pulled together a tribute gig, performing Cocker’s seminal album Mad Dogs and Englishmen, in its entirety.
March in Adelaide is jam packed with huge events like the Adelaide Festival, The Adelaide Fringe, WOMADelaide and more. There’s no better time to be in the city.