MOVIES, GIGS, SHOWS AND TV GUIDE
THE LISTIES MAKE YOU LOL!
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: The Listies, Australia’s most sought after kids’ comedians, are here to make you laugh out loud. Their show features alien attacks, toilet paper guns, spew and the most disgusting pair of undies you’ve ever seen. Shows tomorrow at 2.30pm and 6pm and Saturday at 10am. Tickets $19.50. theartscentregc.com.au THE KAZOOS
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: The Kazoos What’s Up Croc? is a fast-paced ride full of comedy, music and dance. Children from 3 to 8 years will love to sing and dance along. Written by Celia and Chris Hill. Shows Tuesday at 1.30pm and 6pm and Wednesday at 10.30am and 1.30pm. Tickets $19.50. BRAZOUKA
Jupiters Hotel & Casino: Presented by Pamela Stephenson-Connolly, this new stage show is a mystical dance story from the streets of Brazil. Following the story of Braz dos Santos, one of the best freestyle Lambazouk dancers in the world,
Brazouka features a fusion of sensual dance, Forro, dazzling martial arts, Capoeira, Afro-contemporary, Rio Zouk and the cheeky partner dances of the samba. Last shows. Plays Tuesday to Saturday at 7.30pm with matinees on Wednesday at 1pm, Saturday at 3pm and Sunday at 4pm. Tickets from $49. jupitersgoldcoast.com.au
Dracula’s, Broadbeach: 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
HIGH COUNTRY LEGENDS Australian Outback
Spectacular, Oxenford: Dinner and show with a cast of largerthan-life characters, animal stars, big stunts, special effects, 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 Loft: Hervey Bay muso Sam West plays live with Tyla Jade, Bud Manthey and Andrea Kaden. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
BENNO’S BIG SING
Provincial Bar: Benno plays acoustic versions of hits from the ’70s to now.
Byron Brewery: Local comedian hosts an open-mic comedy night that promises lots of belly laughs. Show at 8pm.
Currumbin RSL: One of Australia’s leading original cabaret stars plays live for Morning Melodies. Show at 10.30am. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry.
Elsewhere: Six Shooter and Tim Lee on the decks for Non Cents. Tickets $3.
SEX ’N’ CHOCOLATE
EAST: Live music from local band Sex ’N’ Chocolate for Worship Thursdays Ladies Night.
Currumbin Creek Tavern: Original bands Dead Books, Donny Love, Love Cannons and Pirates of the Tempest showcase their tunes. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $10.
KING LOUIE & GUITAR MICK
Burleigh Brewing Company: Friday Brew Jams at the Brewhouse Bar with King Louie & Guitar Mick. Show 5pm-8.30pm.
Platinum Nightclub: Residents DJ Flash and J-Muz on rotation.
ANDY SKI & JDUB
Cocktails Nightclub: Spinning the latest in commercial dance.
GCRNB ALL STARS
EAST: Catch the hottest R’n’ B tracks with live video mixing for Creme Fridays.
Elsewhere: Melbourne’s Power Station get the party started. Kris Baha & Cooper Saver support.
ASHLEY FILS AIME
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Ashley Fils Aime does live standup for Comedy in the Basement. Show at 8pm. Tickets $25.
BENNY D WILLIAMS
The Loft: Benny D Williams shares the stage with Nige and Kirra Huddy. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Five-piece
band play vintage rock ’n’ roll. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Duo play rock, funk and pop hits. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
THE ZEP BOYS
Twin Towns: Vince Contarino
presents a tribute to Led Zeppelin. Show at 8pm. Tickets $40.
Rabbit + Cocoon: Funk and reggae band play live for Miami Marketta. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
Currumbin Creek Tavern: Live
bands Sisters Doll, United States of Oz, Gimpus, Bad Virtue, Path of Destruction and Stacey V share the stage. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $10.
CASSIDY WILSON TRIO
Palazzo Versace: Live contemporary jazz at Le Jardin’s Gin Palace from 6.30pm. Free entry. DRUMMING WITH SOUND SYNERGY
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Experience the magic of drumming and percussion with this Sound Synergy workshop. Show from 11am. Tickets $25.
EAST: Melbourne DJ hits the decks. Electra and Fire Fiesta support.
ANDY SKI & JDUB
Cocktails Nightclub: Residents spin the latest in dance.
Platinum Nightclub: SCNDL gets the party started with support from DJ Flash.
SATURDAY NIGHT SHOW
Elsewhere: Taya & Giv on the decks. Entry $10-$15.
BLACK CATS RE-LOADED
Southport Sharks: Live band play swing, blues and rock hits. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. KNIKI & MIKE BEALE PROJECT
Currumbin RSL: Blues duo take to the stage. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
The Loft: Sydney’s Simon Meli plays rock ’n’ roll. Dan Irwin and Jack Paterson support. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
BUSTER’S DUELLING PIANOS
Currumbin RSL: Two world- class piano players go head to head. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.
CATFISH & THE DEEJAYS
Southport Sharks: Old-school rockers play old-time hits. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
Elsewhere: Sunday session hosted by Stretch and
Sessionkatz. Free entry.
Club Robina: Live rock covers. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Piano man plays smooth covers. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
LOFT OUT LOUD
The Loft: Local budding comedians showcase their talents at this open-mic comedy night. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
VOICE AND CONGAS
Southport Sharks: Latin pop, reggaeton and salsaton. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
Alto Cucina & Bar Broadbeach: Improvisation Night every Wednesday from 8pm. Free entry. THE BROADWAY CROONERS: MARTIN, DARRIN & JOLSON
Twin Towns: Presented by Issi Dye for Morning Melodies. Show
at 11am. Tickets $5-$15.
LINDSAY WEBB PA Bar, Jupiters Hotel &
Casino: Lindsay Webb delivers a stand-up show. Mandy Nolan and Joe Shaffer support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10.
The Loft: All musos welcome. Show at 7.30pm.
The Kazoos are at The Arts Centre Gold Coast.
Singer Simon Meli, a finalist in last year's
is performing at The Loft.