The­atre

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Pi­rates vs Di­nosaurs, Gerda Pin­ter Pavil­ion Mac­in­tosh Is­land Park, Surfers Par­adise: Pre­sented by the Queens­land The­atre of Pup­petry, di­rected by Clau­dine An­der­son and star­ring James An­der­son as the Pi­rate King. This colour­ful and in­ter­ac­tive pup­pet show sees pi­rates and di­nosaurs clash as they em­bark on a whim­si­cal ad­ven­ture. Plays Tues­days to Fri­days at 9.30am and 11am un­til April 12. Tick­ets $5. No book­ings re­quired. Visit qtop.org.au for de­tails. Se­cret Brides­maid’s Busi­ness, Tweed Heads Civic Cen­tre: Writ­ten by Elizabeth Cole­man and di­rected by Rae­lene Richards. This Aus­tralian adult com­edy takes place the night be­fore Meg’s wed­ding. A last-minute scan­dal be­tween Meg and her brides­maids threat­ens to ruin the wed­ding. Se­cret af­ter se­cret is re­vealed in a raw yet typ­i­cal Aus­tralian way with a smat­ter­ing of strong lan­guage to en­hance the dra­matic ef­fect. Plays Fri­days and Satur­days at 8pm and Sun­days at 2pm un­til April 21. Tick­ets $18. Call 5536 2556 or visit tweedthe­atre.com.au to book. The An­niver­sary, Javeen­bah The­atre Com­pany, Nerang: Last days! Writ­ten by Bill McIll­wraith, di­rected by Dawn China. Bri­tish black com­edy fol­lows Mum, who is fight­ing to keep her three sons Henry, Tom and Terry at home to re­main part of the fam­ily busi­ness. Re­gard­less of a de­ceased Dad, the fam­ily is brought to­gether to cel­e­brate Mum’s wed­ding an­niver­sary – and re­volt is in the air. Plays tonight un­til Satur­day at 8pm. Tick­ets $15 to $25. Call 5596 0300 or visit javeen­bah.org.au to book. Trans­fu­sion, Drac­ula’s, Broad­beach: The cabaret restau­rant’s lat­est vam­pire va­ri­ety melds acer­bic com­edy, bur­lesque and cir­cus. Stars Richard Ma­cio­nis and Big Brother’s Charne. Din­ner/show Tues­days to Satur­days. Ar­rivals from 6.30pm. Mo­men­tum, Jupiters The­atre, Broad­beach: The Aus­tralian pre­miere sea­son of an in­ven­tive in­ter­na­tional stage show from the Tel Aviv-based Mayu­mana Group that blends move­ment and tech­nol­ogy. Plays Tues­days to Satur­days at 7.30pm un­til June 16, with mati­nees on Wed­nes­days at 1pm, Satur­days at 3pm and Sun­days at 4pm. Tick­ets $49-$69. Spirit of the Horse, Aus­tralian Out­back Spec­tac­u­lar, Ox­en­ford: A din­ner and show spec­ta­cle with a cast of larger-than-life characters, in­cred­i­ble stunts and spe­cial ef­fects. In­cludes live mu­sic in the Aussie Bar and three-course meal. Plays Tues­days to Satur­days, with mati­nees on the last Sun­day of each month. Doors open 6.15pm. Tick­ets from $79.99.

What’s On, Pages 30-31

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