MOVIES, GIGS, SHOWS AND TV GUIDE
SEVEN UPS SOUL FEST AT BLEACH*
Robina Town Centre: Sevenpiece party band The Seven Ups share the stage with Ella Fence, Grace Hughes, Steve Lane and the Autocrats, Zed Butel and Nadia Sunde. They play tonight, tomorrow and Saturday at 4.30pm and Sunday at 7pm. Free entry. bleachfestival.com.au
Spotlight Theatrical Company: Trent Ivett directs this hit musical that’s full of dance, passion and soaring songs from Stephen Schwartz – the composer of Wicked, Godspell, Prince of Egypt
and Enchanted. Last shows. Plays Thursday to Saturday at 7.30pm. spotlighttheatre.com.au
Dracula’s, Broadbeach: The famed cabaret restaurant’s latest vampire vaudeville show features mischievous comedy, midair performances, colourful costumes, sensuous burlesque, slick jazz, sizzling comedy and a punchy song list. Show for 15+ audiences. 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 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
Dog & Parrot Tavern: Weekly comedy night featuring Angus Gordon delivering original gags. Aaron Gocs support. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry.
LAY OF THE LAND
Elsewhere: Six Shooter, Cleaver and Kinloch get the party started.
Rabbit + Cocoon: Devils Kiosk serve up blues tunes for Marketta Street Food. Show at 5pm. Free entry.
Heartworn Highway lay down
the Paddock. musical Show mood at in 4pm. The Tickets $3.
WILD Jupiters WOGS Theatre: Cultural comedy from Gabriel Rossi,
Acropolis Now’s George Kapiniaris, Tahir, Fat Pizza’s Rob Shehadie and more. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $49.
Coolangatta Hotel: Aussie bass heroes get the party started. Elk Road support. Tickets $40.
Cuddihy Park Mudgeeraba: Summertime Sessions in the Village with Nicole Brophy and BigFellaLinc. Show at 5.30pm. Free entry. WOMEN LIKE US COMEDY SHOW
Currumbin RSL: Hilarious duo Mandy Nolan and Ellen Briggs team up for a night of sidesplitting comedy. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $29.
Twin Towns: Country music queen Melinda Schneider pays tribute to one of her musical heroes, Doris Day. Show at 8pm. Tickets $39.
FOX AND FIASCO
Currumbin Creek Tavern: Original bands Fox and Fiasco, WLVS, Mistram and Livvia showcase their tunes. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10.
MOJO BURNING SIDESHOW
Surfers Paradise Beergarden: With live bands The Ugly Kings, Guthrie, Love Hate Rebellion, Yes Sir Noceur and Jackson Dunn. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
Elsewhere: Sydney two-piece World Champion celebrate the release of their debut single
Avocado Galaxy. Show at 9pm. THE ABORIGINAL COMEDY ALLSTARS
The Arts Centre Gold Coast: The Aboriginal Comedy Allstars present their cheeky, playful, and irreverent stand-up for Comedy in the Basement. Show at 8pm. Tickets $25.
FELICITY LAWLESS BAND
Southport Sharks: Live gypsy rock from Felicity Lawless. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Rockers take on new and classic hits. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
Twin Towns: Iconic rockers Dragon celebrate the hits of the 1970s with The Countdown Years national tour. Show at 8pm. Tickets $40.
Jupiters Theatre: Australian pop icon Tina Arena celebrates the release of her latest album,
Eleven. Show at 8pm. Tickets from $99.
OPERA SELVAGGIO Currumbin Wildlife
Sanctuary: Enjoy a night of opera under the stars for Bleach* Festival with live music from Naomi Price and Rosa Guitar Trio. Show at 4pm. Tickets $49.
NOOSE FOR A NECKTIE
Currumbin Creek Tavern: Live bands Noose for a Necktie, Dirty Brew, Twin City Riot and Upon a Falling Empire share the stage for a night of original tunes. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10.
NightQuarter, Helensvale: Songstress Michaela Baranov takes to The Paddock stage. Show at 4pm. Tickets $3.
Rabbit + Cocoon: Local band Blues Corp entertain for Marketta
Street Food. Show at 4pm. Free.
CASEY BARNES Hinterland Regional Park,
Mudgeeraba: Live music from Casey Barnes, Craig Walsh and Deena for Bleach* at Mudgeeraba. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
THE HANLON BROTHERS
Southport Sharks: Covers band get the dance floor grooving. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry.
Soundlounge: Melbourne indie- soul band Saskwatch celebrate the release of their third album
Sorry I Let It Come Between Us. Cub Sport support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $20.
Robina Tavern: Chris Fair covers music from the 1960s to
now. Show at 1pm. Free entry.
IRELAND THE SHOW
Jupiters Theatre: This new Celtic production celebrates the best of Irish heritage and culture. Features live music and dancing. Show at 2.30pm. Tickets from $69.
THE NINTH CHAPTER ADCO Amphitheatre, Bond University: The Ninth Chapter and Aquila Young share the stage for Live at Bond. Show at 3pm. Free entry.
Palm Beach Hotel: Comedy king Angus Gordon presents his unique brand of stand-up. Adam Richard supports. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
Currumbin RSL: Trio play a variety of hits. Show at 2.30pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Popular covers for a kid’s disco. Hayley Grace supports. Show from 1pm. Free entry.
Elsewhere: Sunday session hosted by Jimmy D and friends.
Broadbeach Tavern: Angus Gordon performs stand up comedy. Aaron Gocs supports. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
Southport Sharks: Pianoman plays smooth covers. Show at 6pm. Free entry.
The Cecil Hotel: Comedian Angus Gordon does an encore performance. Laura Davis supports. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
VOICE & CONGAS
Southport Sharks: Latin pop, reggaeton and salsaton. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry.
GREG AND LAURA DOOLAN
Twin Towns: Duo present tribute show The Dean Martin
Story for Morning Melodies. Show at 10.30am. Tickets $5-$15.
THE JAMES STREET PREACHERS
The Cambus Wallace: Resident duo showcase their stomping street style blues. Show at 8pm. Free entry.
Coolangatta Hotel: Hard rockers Sevendust play live. Darkc3ll and Azreal support. Tickets $70.
Catch Tina Arena live at Jupiters Theatre on Saturday.
Melinda Schneider is performing at Twin Towns tomorrow.
Dragon will play Twin Towns on Saturday night.