Arts Listings

Arts — Brisbane and beyond


  •  [Looks like you’re going to have to make your own opportunities, this week, folks…]




  • Brisbane Cabaret Festival: The Brisbane Cabaret Festival will saunter through the city seeking out intimate spaces, hidden gems, swinging juke joints, sexy salons and dazzling theatres. Various venues. 25 Oct to 11 Nov.

Performing Arts

  •  The Mikado: The hilarious opera performed by The Gilbert and Sullivan Company of Australia, with a cast of six! Logan Entertainment Centre. 3 to 4 Nov.
  • Some Dumb Play: An exercise in remote-controlled theatre, With more than 1.5 million different shows to vote for. Metro Arts. 6 to 17 Nov. Ph: 3002 7100 /

Visual Arts & Film

  • Lightness and Gravity: A showcase of international artists who all gravitate around a central theme. GoMA. Until 5 Nov. Ph: 3844 8865 /
  • La Stupenda and Friends: This art exhibition looks back at the growth of opera in Brisbane. Tony Gould Gallery, QPAC. Until Nov 24. Ph: 136 246 /

Words (Spoken, Written, etc.)

  • Shark Attack: A writers’ circle with bite — bring a poem for critique. Lock & Load, West End. 2 Nov, 6pm. RSVP to Rachael:
  • Brotherhood of the Wordless: The Brotherhood works with trusted scribes to bring to life the powerful thoughts of writers with autism and other disabilities that preclude speech and writing. State Library of Queensland. 10 Nov. Ph: 3840 7666 /
  • Words or Whatever: This months it’s an all-female spoken word event featuring Tiggy Johnson, Betsy Turcot, Trudie Murrell, Eleanor Jackson, Chantel Keegan and Rhyll Tonge with special and mystery guests. Black Star Cafe. Friday 16 Nov, 6:30 pm. Free.

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