Poetry, play-writing, and puppet pelicans, with a dash of playful politics. This week we go beyond the stage.
Aiden Rowlingson (Butchella) and Ellen van Neerven (Munanjali) represent a new wave of incredible First Nations writers creating work that is fresh, challenging, and powerful. Both took part in QPAC’s Sparks program in 2019 developing new theatre work. In the lead up to National Reconciliation Week 2020, they share some of their original works with us.
The Man Himself
He was set to grace us with his presence in April this year; instead, here’s a taste of Jonathan Biggins' take on our 24th Prime Minister from his show The Gospel According to Paul.
Seedlings – Sparks
Part of QPAC’s Seedlings program, Sparks is an initiative that gives emerging First Nations writers a kick start in the challenging world of play‑writing. Meet the Sparks Class of 2019.
An Aria a Day
Opera Queensland is providing a daily dose of opera to enjoy from home.
Working Behind the Scenes
QPAC Audio Technician, Anna Whittaker, gives us a glimpse into her role.
The Anatomy of a Pelican
Peek behind the scenes at the beautiful creative process of the intricate pelican puppets in Queensland Theatre’s 2019 season of Storm Boy.
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Performance Updates.
Our theatres (the Lyric Theatre, Playhouse, Cremorne and the Concert Hall) are closed. Please visit our Performance cancellations and COVID-19 page for the latest updates.