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Aladdin The Musical

Disney’s Aladdin The Musical

Apr 6 - 2:00 PM - Jun 9 - 9:10 PM

Featuring all your favourite songs from the classic Academy Award-winning film, including ‘Friend Like Me’, ‘A Whole New World’ and ‘Arabian Nights’, Aladdin is “exactly what you wish for” (NBC-TV). 

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Unsung

May 24 - Jun 10

In celebration of a defiant act that changed a nation, Amelia Ryan and Libby O’Donovan join forces to tell the story of our female singers of the 1960s.

City of Pubs, Night Tour

Adelaide Heritage Tours: City of Pubs, Night Tour

May 24 - 5:30 PM

Think Adelaide is just a city of churches? Think again! Come explore the murky past and quirky present of Adelaide’s pub scene, from thirsty colonial outposts to the sly grog shenanigans of the Six O’Clock Swill era and beyond!

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Konstantin Shamray in Concert plays the Russian Titans

May 24 - 6:30 PM

Internationally acclaimed pianist Konstantin Shamray presents a recital featuring the Russian Titans, Mussorgsky, Prokofiev, Myaskovsky and Tchaikovsky. Who better than a Russian pianist to play this music? All proceeds for Radio 5mbs.

Cunning Little Vixen

May 25 - 7:30 PM
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Leoš Janáček's rarely-heard masterpiece of 20th century opera will come to Adelaide for a limited run of four performances. Inspired by Rudolf Tesnohlídek's original story, Cunning Little Vixen examines the tension between humanity and nature with humour, colour and a little bit of tragedy. RIDLEY CENTRE 18 May, 7:30 pm 21 May, 11:00am 23 May, 7:30pm 25 May, 7:30pm TICKETS Premium $120 A Res $100 B Res $80 C Res $50 Matinee $70 Schools $20

Who Needs a Conductor, Anyway?

May 27 - 6:00 PM

What happens if there’s no conductor? Isn’t a solo pianist enough? Why can’t everyone just play how they like? (And seriously, how hard can conducting be, anyway?)

Scinema

Scinema International Science Film Festival 2019

May 28 - Jun 11

SCINEMA International Science Film Festival is back for 2019 - bringing the best in science feature, short, documentary, animation and experimental films from filmmakers around the world.

Scinema International Science Film Festival 2019

May 28

SCINEMA is the largest science film festival in the southern hemisphere, showcasing the best science feature, short, documentary, animated and experimental films from filmmakers around the world. In 2018 over 89,000 people around Australia participated in SCINEMA and we’re aiming to make 2019 even bigger!

In Conversation w The Sopranos

In Conversation w The Sopranos

May 30 - 7:00 PM

Get the real story behind what Vanity Fair called “the greatest pop-culture masterpiece of its day” when three of The Sopranos’ most iconic cast members sit down for a chat.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | End Of The Rainbow

May 31 - Jun 22

Judy Garland, her fifth husband-cum-manager, Mickey Deans, and her longtime accompanist, Anthony, check into The Ritz Hotel in London. With her reputation in tatters, Judy prepares for a five-week run of shows at London’s Talk of the Town nightclub

Beethoven The Piano Concertos

Beethoven: The Piano Concertos

Jun 5 - 7:00 PM - Jun 15 - 9:00 PM

Elder Hall becomes our intimate Viennese theatre, circa 1800, as four concerts chart the radical shift from Classicism to Romanticism impelled by Beethoven’s music.

Scinema International Science Film Festival 2019

Jun 6

SCINEMA is the largest science film festival in the southern hemisphere, showcasing the best science feature, short, documentary, animated and experimental films from filmmakers around the world. In 2018 over 89,000 people around Australia participated in SCINEMA and we’re aiming to make 2019 even bigger!

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Trevor Jones, Piano Man

Jun 7 - Jun 22

Trevor Jones returns to Adelaide Cabaret Festival once again, belting out your favourite numbers from standards to rock and roll. 

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Ms Lisa Fischer With Grand Baton

Jun 7 - Jun 8

We’ve all heard Grammy-winning powerhouse vocalist Ms Lisa Fischer perform with The Rolling Stones, Sting, Tina Turner or Luther Vandross... but she won our hearts in the Oscar-winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom.

The Hot Sardenes

Adelaide Cabaret Festival | The Hot Sardines

Jun 7 - Jun 8

Quality is timeless. Just ask New York-based jazz ensemble The Hot Sardines. Fuelled by the belief that classic jazz feeds the heart and soul, the musos are on a mission to make old sounds new again.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Dragon Lady – The Many Lives & Deaths Of Anna May Wong

Jun 7 - Jun 8

Anna May Wong: From immigrant’s daughter to Hollywood’s first Chinese movie star to international style icon, Anna May Wong’s career spanned silent film, talkies, Broadway, cabaret and television before she was thwarted by alcoholism and an industry unwilling to see past her Asian face.

Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Taxithi – An Australian Odyssey

Jun 7 - Jun 8

The untold stories of women who migrated from Greece to Australia in the 50s and 60s. Filled with the poignant memories and passionate music of their homeland, these true stories resonate with the strength of the women who made new lives, creating an indelible impression on a faraway country. 

Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Dolly Diamond – Parton Me

Jun 7 - Jun 9

Queen of Cabaret, Dolly Diamond, has performed the songs of many artists over the years but none have resonated quite so much as the legend that is Dolly Parton.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | The 11 O’clock Number – Haus Of Hans

Jun 7 - Jun 9

Dripping in glitter and diamonds, Hans hosts your late night club in a variety show with a glamorous difference.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival Opening Night | The House Is Live

Jun 7 - 7:30 PM

A one night only spectacular.  This is your opportunity to see special guests who are here exclusively for the Festival opening event.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Lior With Paul Grabowsky

Jun 7 - 9:30 PM

Singer/songwriter Lior shot to the public’s attention following his 2005 debut album Autumn Flow, which became one of the most successful independent releases in Australian history. His collaboration with composer Nigel Westlake won best classical album at the 2014 ARIA awards.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Steven Oliver – Bigger And Blacker

Jun 8 - Jun 9

Comedy and television sensation Steven Oliver is black royalty (yes, he’s a big black queen, and still single if you must know).

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | The Swell Mob

Jun 8 - Jun 22

Be transported to a world of bacchanalian debauchery! Acclaimed Flabbergast Theatre use their award-winning mix of clowning, puppetry and cabaret to recreate an historical epoch filled with thieves, fogle-hunters, dandies and deception.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Ute Lemper – Rendezvous With Marlene

Jun 8 - 7:30 PM

Global star Ute Lemper creates magic on stage, re-living a three-hour telephone exchange she had with Marlene Dietrich in 1988.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Megan Mullally And Her Band Nancy And Beth

Jun 9 - Jun 10

Nancy And Beth is the punk/vaudeville heart-child of Megan Mullally (Will & Grace, Parks and Recreation) and Stephanie Hunt (Friday Night Lights, Californication), who sing songs while dancing and wearing matching costumes. Yes, matching costumes, and they’re heading our way to sing and dance up a storm.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | My Life In The Nude

Jun 9 - Jun 10

In 2013, Maude Davey retired her nude acts with a celebration of her body of work, which included the notorious ‘My C**t’ monologue that was made into an acclaimed short film, and the infamous ‘Secret Strawberry’ routine that made her a lesbian icon in the nineties. However, just like John Farnham, she keeps coming back to do it for the last time – again.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Suburban Gothic

Jun 9 - Jun 10

Is Australia going to Hell in a hand basket? Neo-Nazi rallies. Clive Palmer singing Twisted Sister. And Kyle Sandilands still using a microphone. These are very unsettling times... For those who’ve come “across the sea”, do we still have “boundless plains to share?”

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | ABC RN’s The Stage Show

Jun 9 - 2:00 PM

In this intimate and engaging live recording, cultural custodian Michael Cathcart hosts a fascinating showcase of Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2019.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Philip Quast – Uncut

Jun 10 - 2:00 PM

Philip Quast is one of Australia’s best loved and most internationally recognised performers. Born on a dusty turkey farm in northern NSW, the voyage to dusty stages of hallowed theatres all over the world is inspired.

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Lgbti+ Elders Dance Club By All The Queens Men

Jun 10 - 2:00 PM

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse and intersex elders and their allies are invited to an afternoon social to enjoy food and drinks, learn new dance moves and interact with other LGBTI+ elders and allies.

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