MOVIES, GIGS, SHOWS AND TV GUIDE
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: The king of improvisational comedy is back with a new show – Tangentleman. The English stand-up comedian and actor’s spontaneity and cerebral style have established him as one of the world’s best-loved comedians. Show at 8pm. Tickets $46.90. theartscentregc.com.au
CAN YOU FEEL IT
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Featuring the best of Motown,
Can You Feel It pays tribute to Marvin Gaye, The Supremes, Martha & The Vandellas, Smokey Robinson and more. Shows tonight and Sunday at 8pm. Tickets $49. theartscentregc.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 and live music and a threecourse 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
LOCAL MUSIC SHOWCASE
The Loft: Hear local singers and songwriters showcase their original acoustic tunes. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Greg and Rose Powell play a range of hits. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
Soundlounge: Nicky Bomba leads his Bustamento band into some soulful Caribbean tunes. Show at 8.30pm. Tickets $20.
BENNO’S BIG SING
Provincial Bar: Benno plays acoustic versions of the soundtrack of your life from the ‘70s to now.
Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm.
Elsewhere: Live tunes from Arno Allstars from 8pm to midnight.
MC XY AND DJ OSCAR VALDIVIA
EAST: Girls’ night out hosted by the Knights of Pleasure.
EAST: Melbourne DJ spins dance tunes from midnight.
EARTHCORE OFFICIAL LAUNCH
Elsewhere: Juno Reactor & Grouch on the decks to celebrate Australia’s independent bush music, art and lifestyle festival launch.
Twin Towns: The legendary Wickety Wak turns 40 years young and to celebrate, Greg
Doolan, Rob Rosenlund and Tony Jeffrey take to the stage. Show at 8pm. Tickets $40.
CASSIDY WILSON TRIO
Palazzo Versace: Live contemporary jazz at Le Jardin’s Gin Palace from 6.30pm. Free entry.
EAST: DJs hit the decks. Steve Frank, Craig Roberts and Mr Smith support.
ANDY SKI & JDUB
Cocktails Nightclub: Residents spin the latest in commercial dance.
Platinum Nightclub: Ember, Generik, Mashd n Kutcher, Tenzin, DJ Flash, Batchelo and JMuz on rotation.
Currumbin RSL: High-energy rock band play live. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Covers band plays new and old hits. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry.
Jupiters Hotel & Casino: On their 25th anniversary tour, the Gipsy Kings stop by Jupiters Theatre to play their popular flamenco, rumba, salsa and pop tunes. Tickets $89-$119.
Currumbin RSL: Be entertained by this dynamic entertainer who sings and plays the guitar, bass and piano. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Rock ‘n’ roll show band keeps the good times coming. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
WALLY & THE GATORS
Southport Sharks: Rock ‘n’ roll hits. Show at 6pm. Free entry. Royale Sundays
The Fisherman’s Wharf: The Aston Shuffle get the party started with a DJ set. Cut Snake, Yes Sir Noceur and Mighty Psylis support. Tickets $30.
NAUTIC GIANTS AFTERPARTY
Elsewhere: Sunday session featuring special guests.
THE ROCKING BODGIES
Club Robina: Live rock covers. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Pianoman plays smooth covers. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Celebrate the long weekend with Old Skool playing classic tracks. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.
VOICE & CONGAS
Southport Sharks: Recover from the Easter long weekend with live Latin pop, reggaeton and salsaton. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
Alto Cucina & Bar Broadbeach: Improvisation Night every Wednesday from 8pm. Free entry.
CLOSE TO YOU
Twin Towns: A tribute to The Carpenters for Morning Melodies. Show at 11am.
KATRINA DAVIDSON PA Bar, Jupiters Hotel &
Casino: Katrina Davidson delivers a stand-up show. Ellen Briggs & Andy Thompson support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10.
OPEN MIC NIGHT
The Loft: All musos welcome. Show at 7.30pm.
English stand-up comedian Ross Noble has a new show called Tangentleman.
The cast of Spiderlash at Dracula's cabaret restaurant.
Aston Shuffle get the party started with a DJ set at the Fisherman’s Wharf.