MOVIES GIGS, SHOWS AND TV GUIDE
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: haunting production of Matt Cameron’s acclaimed Australian play for young adults. Ruby sets off to visit her grandmother at the end of the cul-de-sac and is never seen again. A recurrent story of loss and fear, explores the relentlessness of grief as two parents continue to return to the same place with more questions than they have answers. Opens tonight and shows Thursdays to Saturdays at 7.30pm with matinees tomorrow and Wednesday at 11am. Tickets $27. theartscentregc.com.au
Jupiters Hotel & Casino:
A spicy new Cuban and Latinthemed stage show starring some of the cirque world’s hottest acrobatics and a sizzling cast of dancers, singers and comedians will warm up audiences in Jupiters Theatre this winter. The latest show from Gold Coast-based producer Sue Porrett’s Angelis Productions, SolAria — An International Spectacular opens on Thursday and plays Tuesdays to Saturdays at 7.30pm with matinees on Wednesdays at 1pm, Saturdays at 3pm and Sundays at 4pm. Tickets $49-$59. jupitersgoldcoast.com.au
The famed cabaret restaurant’s latest vampire vaudeville show features mischievous comedy, midair performances, colourful costumes, spidery antics and a punchy song list. Show for 15+ audiences. Stars Rudi Testa, Danielle Casson, Richard Macionis, Nicole James and a live band. Dinner and show Tuesdays to Saturdays. Arrivals from 6.30pm . draculas.com.au
SPIRIT OF THE HORSE Australian Outback Spectacular, Oxenford:
Dinner and show with a cast of largerthan-life characters, big stunts, special effects and live music and a three-course meal. Plays Tuesdays to Saturdays with matinees on the last Sunday of the month. Doors open 6.15pm. Tickets from $79.99. outbackspectacular.com.au
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Off the field, star player Brent Lyall has a penchant for designer dresses and prefers a pair of Manolo Blahniks to footy boots. His alter ego ‘Carmen’ is about to go public. Acclaimed Australian playwright David Williamson delivers another hilarious football story — this time, with a twist. Show at 7.30pm Tuesday. Tickets $52. theartscentregc.com.au
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Created by and starring Anthony Street, former principal dancer from Michael Flatlely’s
comes the new Irish dance and magic spectacular
Show tomorrow at 8pm. Tickets $49.90-$59.90. theartscentregc.com.au
Reichelt play an acoustic set. Daisy Kaye, Candice Skjonnemand, Mia Bailey and Cadence support. Show at 7.30pm. $10 entry.
DJ GARETH EMERY
International DJ hits the decks.
BENNO’S BIG SING
Benno plays acoustic versions of the soundtrack of your life — hits from the ‘70s to now.
GREG AND LAURA DOOLAN
Morning Melodies with Greg and Laura Doolan. Show at 10.30am. Free entry.
Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry.
SEX ‘N’ CHOCOLATE
Live music from local band Sex ‘N’ Chocolate for Worship Thursdays Ladies Night.
TOMORROW GEOFF ACHISON & THE SOULDIGGERS
Australian musician with a blues and funk style plays live with The Souldiggers. Show at 8.30pm. Tickets $20-$22.
Burleigh Brewing Company: Friday Brew Jams at the Brewhouse Bar with Kenny Slide. Show 5pm-8.30pm.
Craig Roberts and Black on Black on rotation.
ANDY SKI & JDUB
Residents spin the latest in commercial dance.
GCRNB ALL STARS
Catch the hottest R’n’B tracks with live video mixing for
Sydney DJ launches
Mad Peruvians present Friday Fiesta with South Americana, salsaton, reggae and funky Latin house. Salsa lessons from 6-8pm. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5.
KING OF SPIN
Heat 4 of the DJ battle competition. 7pm. Free entry.
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Bev Killick does live stand-up for Comedy in the Basement. Show at 8pm. Tickets $25.
Featuring Sydney’s Kay Proudlove, Josh Lovegrove, Calan Mai and Gabrielle Lambe. Show at 8pm. $10 entry.
DJ Turhan on the decks for Heat 3 of Miss Uncut and Uncovered (aka International Lingerie Model Search).