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 JOHN CENA The Star Gold Coast: Discover the never-before-heard story of the rise of John Cena live on stage, a 16-time pro-wrestling champion, movie star, rapper and face of a billion-dollar business. Hosted by Karl Stefanovic, Cena will talk about the steps he took to turn his dreams into a reality, how he dealt with the challenges and came out on top. Adored by millions of fans around the world, including many in Australia, Cena is far more than a sports star and his compelling story is one well worth hearing. It will be followed by a Q&A with the audience, where there is an opportunity to have your questions answered by John himself. On tomorrow evening, doors open 6pm. Tickets from $99. 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 tomorrow. 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 GOLD COAST CITY CHOIR – MUSICAL THEATRE MILESTONES Zamia Theatre, Tamborine Mountain: An exciting trip through the fabulous world of musical theatre, presenting major milestones on this journey with the songs and music from well-known and well-loved shows such as Fiddler on the Roof, Mame, Chess, Spamalot and many others. Starts at 2.30pm Saturday. For more information or to book online, go to www.goldcoastcitychoir.com 70 GIRLS 70 Gold Coast Little Theatre: After the tremendous success of Cabaret, Kander and Ebb created this delightful musical about a group of elderly citizens who learn that the long-term hotel they live in is to be sold off. To save the hotel, the seniors form a gang and steal furs from wellknown New York stores. In the process they regain their zest for life. From a book by Fred Ebb and Norman L Martin, adapted by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Fred Ebb and music by John Kander. Directed by Roger McKenzie. To book call 5532 2096 or go online at gclt.com.au LOVE AND OTHER CATASTROPHES Tamborine Mountain Little Theatre: The next instalment of TMLT’s One Act Play Season. Playing tomorrow and Saturday at 7.30pm. All tickets $10.
ZOOKEEPERS Southport Sharks: Modern jive live from 8.30pm. Free entry. A NIGHT AT THE OPERA De Vito Waterfront: The Singing Chef and tenor Raffaele Pierno perform Italian duets and classic showstoppers. Bookings essential. HOLY HOLY Miami Marketta: Fresh off the release of their second studio album Paint, indie rockers Holy Holy showcase their catalogue of songs at the Marketta. Supported by The Money War and Machine Age. Doors open 6pm. Tickets $28.60 from Oztix.
SHANON WATKINS BAND Steampunk Surfers Paradise: Known to blur the lines between folk, rock, country, reggae and blues, Shanon Watkins Band have an infectious and