Coming up . . .
Leonard Cohen, Brisbane, Entertainment Centre, November 30: The legendary singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen recently added two more dates to his Australian tour, with extra shows in Sydney (November 17) and Melbourne (December 9). The 78-year-old wordsmith will appear with his nine-piece band, featuring Sharon Robinson, the Webb Sisters and musical director Roscoe Beck. It will be the Canadian’s first return to Australia since his 2010 tour. John Waters – Looking Through A Glass Onion, January 11, Twin Towns: This Up Close & Personal Tour of actor and singer/musician Waters and Stewart D’Arrietta’s homage to the music, mystery and memory of John Lennon hits the road on a national tour as they prepare to launch the production Off Broadway in New York in 2014. Rosie O’Donnell, February 7, Concert Hall, QPAC, Brisbane: Funnywoman Rosie O’Donnell makes her return to stand-up comedy with shows in Australia and New Zealand in 2014. The former talk show host is returning to the stage after spending several prolific years in feature films, radio, and TV including hosting her own talk show and appearing on the US version of The View. Dolly Parton, February 21, Brisbane Entertainment Centre: The iconic singer, songwriter, musician, actress and philanthropist brings her world tour to Australia to promote upcoming new album Blue Smoke.