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January 2018

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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$35 - $45

Music of the
French Baroque |
Van Diemen’s Band

20 January

Presented by Van Diemen’s Band. Music of the French Baroque featuring the rising international star mezzo-soprano Lotte Betts-Dean and directed from the harpsichord by esteemed French conductor Martin Gester from Le Parlement de Musique. Plus Cantatas by Monteclair, Stuck and excerpts from Les Nations by François Couperin. PERFORMANCES: Saturday 20 January 2018, 5:30pm – 7:00pm AND Saturday 20 January 2018, 7:30pm – 9:00pm Join the facebook event TICKETS: Adult $45 / Concession $35 Tickets available ONLINE via Trybooking   Supported…

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$15 - $25

featuring Etsuko Sakai
& Tim Jones

24 January

Bridestowe Lavender Estate presents: Etsuko Sakai (Tokyo) on Koto & Tim Jones (Hobart) on Tuba With special guest Emily Sanzaro (Launceston) on Harp This concert is a fundraiser for the Rosny College Taiko Group PERFORMANCE:  Wednesday 24 January 2018 Doors Open @ 6:30pm / Performance @ 7:00pm Join the facebook event TICKETS: Adults $25 / Concession $15 Tickets available ONLINE  

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The Tasmanian Space Program :
A Crazy Show about Space for Kids

24 January - 30 January

Presented by the Tasmanian Space Program. The Craziest Space Show in the Universe! The only show made specifically for life forms outside of Earth. Your kids will never be the same again… A show which explores the universe and inspires all kids to become astronauts! They laugh they learn they laugh and its practically FREE!! An Extraordinary Live Theatre Show in the Extraordinary Long Gallery Your kids deserve to be astronauts! PERFORMANCES: Wednesday 24 – Tuesday 30 January 2018 2…

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The Lazlo Steigennberger School for Reasonably Stupid Men

25 January - 30 January

The Tasmanian Male’s WORLD FIRST response to the #MeToo phenomena A really quick harmless certificate course for men in how to stop being idiots! Within half an hour you’ll potentially be back on the streets as a completely new man. Short, cheap and difficult… with nibbles provided. An Extraordinary Live Theatre Show in the Extraordinary Long Gallery All women welcome to visit, name names, witness extraordinary seismic social change… and try the chips. PERFORMANCES: Thursday 25 – Tuesday 30 January 2018…

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February 2018
$10 - $15


16 February

Presented by the Arts factory (Tam Hanson, Nick Ashwood) A night of improvised music at the Peacock Theatre with Isabelle Duthoit and Franz Hautzinger. Isabelle Duthoit and Franz Hautzinger are at the front line of the international improvisation avant-garde. Duthoit and Hautzinger sketch profound sonic landscapes with minimalist, simple means. Hautzinger has developed an idiosyncratic vocabulary that translates reductive, electronic sounds to microtonal trumpet sounds, often using a quarter-tone trumpet to produce pure, abstract sounds and silent breaths. Duthoit builds on…

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