TERRORBYTE Dracula’s, Broadbeach: An exciting new era is upon Dracula’s, with a new show beginning this Tuesday. Prepare for the hypnotically captivating and gloriously spectacular Terrorbyte. The eternally damned present a spine-tingling vaudeville world that is brash, energetic and delightfully trashy as vampires reclaim their cachet. Starring Richard Pacionic, Rudi Testa, Amanda Conti, David Kume, Inia Dewar, Dannielle Glanville and Ben Winstanley. Dinner and show Tuesdays to Saturdays. Arrivals from 6.30pm. For more info see draculas.com.au SALUTE TO THE LIGHT HORSE Outback Spectacular: Saddle up for a remarkable journey to the snow-capped mountains of the high country where legendary yarns come alive and one of Australia’s most stirring true stories is reborn as Australian Outback Spectacular commemorates the Centenary of the Anzacs and the heroes of the legendary Australian Light Horse. Tickets from $69.99. Go to outbackspectacular.com.au JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOUR DREAMCOAT Ballina Players: The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colours comes to vibrant life in this musical parable. Joseph, his father’s favourite son, is a boy blessed with prophetic dreams. When he is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers and taken to Egypt, Joseph endures a series of adventures in which his spirit and humanity are continually challenged. Book online at ballinaplayers.com.au RAPUNZEL Queensland theatre of puppetry: See the classic tale of Rapunzel’s hair played out in puppetry at Macintosh Island Theatre, Main Beach from today until July 7. Two shows daily at 9.30am and 11am and entry $6 per person. THE ADVENTURES OF PETER PAN AND TINKER BELL The Arts centre: See the magical story of Peter Pan and his nemesis Captain Hook, presented by Bonnie Lythgoe Productions. Featuring sumptuous glittering sets, spectacular effects, gorgeous fairy-tale costumes, fantastic song and dance numbers, infectious and riotous comedy magic and bags of audience participation. Fun and laughter is guaranteed for the whole family from ages three to 103. Starring Hi-5’s Tim Maddren as Peter, Todd McKenney as Captain Hook and former Girlfriend lead singer Robyn Loau as Tiger Lilly. Tickets from $40.50. Book at theartscentregc.com.au PLANET OF THE NEBULONS Spotlight Theatre Company: Cosmo is missing! Young Billy and his wacky uncle Albert must travel through time and space to rescue their prized pooch, but not before encountering aliens, evil robots, and transdimensional space monsters. Plays until July 8. All details available at spotlighttheatre.com.au
HORRORSHOW Miami Marketta: Following the triumphant release of fourth studio album Bardo State, Horrorshow embark on their biggest quest yet, their first chance to reveal a whole new set and stage show. With this latest album being the third to chart in the ARIA top five in the last four years, the lads definitely know what they’re doing. Doors open 8pm. Tickets $34. A NIGHT AT THE OPERA De Vito Waterfront: The Singing Chef and tenor Raffaele Pierno perform Italian duets and classic showstoppers. Bookings essential. ZOOKEEPERS Southport Sharks: Modern jive live from 8.30pm. Free entry.
LUKE HOUSELANDER EP LAUNCH Currumbin Pub: Luke Houselander has been an artist honing his craft on the Gold Coast for the last three years. After one acoustic EP and one live EP he is ready to release a collection of songs that have stood out amongst the rest. Supported by Johan Danno, Joshy Dredz and Daneel. Doors open 8pm. Entry $10. THE ODD COUPLE De Vito Waterfront: Pop orientated flamenco funk and fun featuring David De Vito on piano, guitar and vocals and Adrian Stuckey on vocals, pan flutes and guitar. Starts at 6pm. Free entry. DANIEL CHAMPAGNE NightQuarter: Sharing stages with INXS, John Bulter, KT Tunstall and Ani DiFranco, the soothing folk singer-songwriter Daniel Champagne will bring his world performance to the main stage. Supported by NQ favourite Harry J Hart. Doors open 4pm. Entry $3. JUSTICE CREW Twin Towns: Eight-time ARIA nominees Justice Crew are hitting the road and bringing their hot new show Pop Dat Buckle to Twin Towns. Buckle up for their biggest hits, including Que Sera, Boom Boom, Everybody, Best Night, Love my Life and their hottest new material. Starts at 8.30pm. Tickets $44. NED WALKER Watermark Hotel & Spa Gold Coast: A distinctive voice, strong melodies and soulful lyrics live and acoustic from 6.30pm. Free entry. FUNK’N WAGNELLS Southport Sharks: Sophisticated jazz and fusion to classic funk to high-density dance to ensure you party the night away. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. HELLO TUT TUT Miami Marketta: This Melbourne-based six piece provide fun, high energy performances taking you on a journey through traditional music of Eastern Europe and beyond. Doors open 5pm. Free entry. MATTY ROSS Burleigh Brewing Co: A singer, songwriter and producer with over 20 years experience, Matty Ross sings powerful lyrics with an interesting blend of instruments. Doors open 4.30pm. Free entry. DAN IRWIN Cabana Bar and Lounge: Young Gold Coast muso plays live and acoustic at Southport Sharks Cabana Bar and Lounge from 5pm. Free entry. DAVID LEE DUO Burleigh Heads Bowls Club: David’s outstanding abilities on the fiddle and guitar make this a truly dynamic entertainment experience. Starts at 7.30pm. Free entry.
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE De Vito Waterfront: Party time with the Singing Chef, Tarscha and Glen Thomas on a mixture of vocals, big vocals, piano, trumpet and dance from 6pm. Free entry. EARLY 4TH OF JULY NightQuarter: It’s a party in the USA with live acts Lock n Load and Wet Fish, cheerleading and fire show. Doors open 4pm. Entry $3. SHAKAFEST PRE PARTY Miami Shark Bar: Mistakes and Wedge Head are throwing a preevent to August’s Shakafest to get you pumped for the main event. Get down for groovy