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November 2017

+ Claire Anne Taylor

28 November, 2017

Co-Presented with Cygnet Folk Festival “Frank and endearingly tender, a tsunami of emotion… Magnificent.” – MOJO, UK Winner of two Irish Music Awards (Meteor award), Wallis Bird‘s expressive vocals and driving guitar rhythms have been taking audiences by storm in the UK, Europe, Australia and Japan.  Every performance is characterised by a startling passion and presentness that frequently leaves Bird breathless and her guitar strings shredded. Her raw honesty, rascal humour, generosity of heart and extraordinary energy will leave you…

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$8 - $10

“Get a Real Job” Single Launch Show

30 November, 2017

Duxie Franklin returns to Hobart after 8 months in Melbourne for the much-anticipated launch of her debut single, “Get a Real Job”. Once described by an audience member as the musical lovechild of Joni Mitchell and Frank Zappa, Duxie’s songs stick in your head like peanut butter to the roof of your mouth. Duxie’s music is a captivating mix of wit, energy and enchantment – creative singer-songwriting at its best. Her razor-sharp lyrics cut through clichés and her poetic subtleties…

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December 2017
$20 - $25

La mia passione

15 December, 2017 - 16 December, 2017

Musical Theatre Crew‘s Senior Ensemble presents a cabaret: La mia passione It can destroy and save. It can paralyse or drive. It can extinguish or it can ignite. Actions and reactions, but with what consequences? Rated M15+ Curated by Finn Carter and featuring Maggie James, Cassie Ogle, Martine Holiday, Brandon Chilcott, Lauren Tollard-Williams, Caitlin Carnaby, Mia Grant, Emilia Hawkey, Hugh Gable, Emily Orange, Lucinda Smith, Jazmin Garrard and Ella Wescombe with Iestyn Parry on keys and Take 2. TICKETS: Adult $25 /…

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(S04E02) :
The Last Hurrah

15 December, 2017

Presented by Drink Tasmania and Matt Boden Music. This is it. The End. Something about not going gently but raging. Well, we certainly know something about how to put on a jazz party, and The Last Hurrah will be no exception! Sixty Jazz Club is going out with a bang, no whimpers in sight. We have a stellar, dreamy lineup of the crème de la crème, a bar bursting with goodness, and the familiar faces that have helped turn Sixty…

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January 2018
$16 - $18

What Have I Done? :
Album Launch & Concert

3 January

Award-winning songwriter and piano troubadour George Begbie will return from Berlin to his native Hobart, for a special one-off show and to launch his new album, What Have I Done? The experience of watching George Begbie perform has the power to stay with you long after the performance is over.  His tender, affecting, and arresting voice moves calmly from soft ballads to kicking over the stool in a rowdy piano romp. With melodies moving between funk and jazz rhythms, to…

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Measure of a Man |
TasPride Festival 2018

12 January @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Part of the TasPride Festival 2018. After hugely successful seasons in Melbourne, Sydney, and Perth, Gavin Roach returns to Tasmania with a dynamic performance of The Measure of a Man. How do you measure a man? Is it the way he walks, the way he talks? Told in Roach’s humorous, raw and deeply candid style, The Measure of a Man will stare into the heart of one man’s sexual anxieties and pull out the stories we try to shy away from,…

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$20 - $30

Monique Brumby :
Live and Intimate |
TasPride Festival 2018

13 January @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Part of the TasPride Festival 2018. Tasmanian born Monique Brumby will treat an intimate audience to a special concert supported by her talented band. Monique has released five albums and three EPs of original material in a career spanning two decades. She has won two ARIA awards for ‘Best New Artist’ in 1996 and ‘Best Female Artist’ in 1997. In 1998, Monique was nominated for ARIA ‘Song of the Year’ for her epic ballad ‘The Change In Me’ from her debut…

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$15 - $20

Queer As Funny |
TasPride Festival 2018

14 January @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Part of the TasPride Festival 2018. Four of Tasmania’s brightest and best stand-up comics from the local stand-up comedy scene bring the belly laughs and giggles for a smashing night of Queer stand-up comedy. A night of local superstars and up and comers, including Anna Kidd (Rosehaven), Brodi Lucas (RAW COMEDY), Mike Cain (The Project), and International Festival Favourite Chloe Black as your MC for the night. The best value for money, bang for your buck comedy night of the Pride…

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Phillip Henry
& Hannah Martin (UK) 

16 January

BBC Folk Award winning “Best Duo” returns to Australia, combining astonishing instrumental virtuosity and achingly beautiful voices, telling tales of myth, history and legend. Winners of the 2014 BBC FOLK AWARDS for “Best Duo”, Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin combine astonishing instrumental virtuosity, genre-bending material, warm personalities and achingly beautiful voices telling tales of myth, history and legend. Their first Australian tour in 2015 included Port Fairy, Blue Mountains  and Fairbridge Folk Festivals. They return to Australia to perform at Woodford,…

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Alma Salero

18 January

UNFORTUNATELY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Due to illness, Clara Domingo is unable to perform. All pre-sale ticket holders will be contacted by Red Chair to arrange refunds.  Presented by Red Chair. Deeply rhythmical, harmonically adventurous and heart wrenchingly poetic, Alma Salero combines the exotic sounds of traditional flamenco interwoven with contemporary Spanish popular music. From gypsy inspired flamenco to arrangements of the music of Granados and De Falla through to contemporary Spanish music that incorporates hip hop and reggae. Featuring:…

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