CAT’S CRADLE Tugun Village Community Centre: The story of a Scotland Yard inspector who reopens a cold case that ruined his career. With desperate determination the inspector persists and unravels the totally unexpected truth. Final show Saturday. 0449 788 486 HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING Gold Coast Little Theatre: This is the clever and funny story of the young window-washer J Pierrepont Finch’s meteoric rise to the top in big business. Tickets $15 - $33. gclt.com.au THE SMELL OF MONEY Javeenbah Theatre: Dennis is convicted of drink driving and sentenced to community service at a local AFL club with a long history of failure. The Smell of Money is a unique Aussie comedy that reminds us why it’s no fun to be on a committee. Tickets $15 - $25. javeenbah.org.au or 5596 0300 RETRO VAMPT Dracula’s, Broadbeach: The famed cabaret restaurant’s latest vampire vaudeville show celebrates the 1970s through big hair, spandex flares and a funky 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
THE ZOOKEEPERS Southport Sharks: Modern jive live from 8.30pm. Free entry. HOLY HOLY Miami Marketta: The alt rockers celebrate the release of their new single Darwinism from their sophomore record, set for release in 2017. With special guests I Know Leopard and Alex L’Estrange. Doors open 6pm. Tickets $23.50.
ROUND MOUNTAIN GIRLS Southport Sharks: Funky bluegrass roots from 8.30pm. Free entry. NIGHQUARTER’S FIRST BIRTHDAY NightQuarter: A jam-packed line-up for NightQuarter’s first birthday including Cheap Fakes, Electrik Lemonade, Vaudeville Smash, Josh Lovegrove, Energy Entertainments, Colt Seavers Band, Jacob Lee, Christian Patey. Doors open 4pm. Entry $3. DAVID LEE DUO Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: David’s abilities on the fiddle and guitar make this a dynamic experience, playing all styles of music from current hits to old favourites. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. WILD MARMALADE FEAT. PAUL GEORGE (TIJUANA CARTEL) Soundlounge: The pioneers of the didgeridoo and drum sound that is now a global phenomena, support by Trio Mandala. Doors open 7.30pm. Tickets $20.50 BAREFOOT FRIDAY Burleigh Brewing Co.: Threepiece groovers playing a blend of indie music that combines roots, folk and funk. Doors open 4pm. Free entry. KTL AND WREN KLAUF Currumbin Creek Tavern: Eccentric experi-pop from the collaboration of KTL and Wren Klauf supported by Killer Trunk Hunks, Tesla Cøils and Daniel Baldock. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10. DARKC3LL Elsewhere: Industrial rock powerhouse Darkc3ll perform as part of their Haunted Reality album tour. Doors open 8pm. Tickets $15. THUNDAMENTALS Miami Shark Bar: Hip-hop heroes Thundamentals have emerged from the studio with a brand new offering in the form of their latest single Never Say Never. Doors open 8pm. Tickets $30-$35. JOHN WILLIAMSON Twin Towns: Australian music icon John Williamson performs at Twin Towns for one night only. The perfect blend of humour, romance and campfire stories woven together by his music. Show at 8pm. Tickets $44. FREDDIE Miami Marketta: Alternative pop/soul five piece from Brisbane playing from 5.30pm. Free entry. A HOT NIGHT IN MEMPHIS The Arts Centre: Gold Coast Jazz and Blues presents A Hot Night in Memphis, conjuring up the sounds of Memphis. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $25-$30. A TRIBUTE TO PRINCE – PURPLE REVOLUTION Jupiters Gold Coast: Andrew De Silva from 90s R&B sensation CDB and winner of Australia’s Got Talent leads a Purple Revolution. Celebrate life with music in loving memory of our Purple Prince. Doors open 7pm. Tickets $69.95.
STOWAWAYS Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: Performing classic hit songs to cover all styles ranging from contemporary pop, country, soul, jazz, funk, reggae, indie and even some 50s rock ‘n’ roll. Show starts 6.30pm. Free entry. ARJ BARKER Twin Towns: The American comedian will be performing stand-up both insightful and pointed, like a mind-reading
Wild Marmalade will perform at Currumbin Soundlounge