What’s On Hobart

Scroll down to see our list of current events, and what’s coming up.

 

What’s on at the moment:

Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend

Start date: June 16, 2019

End date: June 21, 2019

Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend

Michael Henderson’s art installation entitled “Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend”, will be installed in Hobart Baptist Church from next Sunday, June 16-21, 5.30pm-8.30pm each day, and will run alongside Dark Mofo.

It is a free event. On Monday, Tuesday and Friday there will be special guest music performances from local performers Peter and Joy Tattam, Ryan Conway, and Kelvin Smith.

http://hobartbaptist.org.au/2019/05/30/breathe-shine-and-seek-to-mend/

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Start date: June 13, 2019

End date: June 22, 2019

The Tasmanian Theatre Company presents “Gruesome Playground Injuries” at Moonah Arts Centre.

Doug and Kayleen measure their lives by incidents, accidents, scars and stitches. Gruesome Playground Injuries tallies thirty years of these experiences: from ice skating disasters to flirting at funerals; romance in the school nurse’s office to conversing with the comatose; all through a prism of memory that explores the question – why do we hurt ourselves to gain someone else’s love? Pulitzer Prize finalist playwright Rajiv Joseph has become well-known for taking on sweeping moral issues with a unique and piercing humour.

Gruesome Playground Injuries has garnered critical acclaim internationally and Rajiv Joseph has been described by the New York Times as ‘an artist of original talent’.

 

More at http://www.moonahartscentre.org.au/

A Light RePast

Start date: June 12, 2019

End date: June 23, 2019

A Light RePast

From Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 until Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

A digest of visual arts, music and written Word over 12 days,celebrating 200 years of Christian worship at St David’s Cathedral.

Visual artworks on the theme of ‘transformations’, to reflect a theme of redemption, renewal, restoration, death to life, dark to light, new beginnings and/or recycling.

Curated by Marianne Gill-Harper and Raelene Weissel.

Includes Dean’s Tours, Treasures of the Cathedral, Choral Evensong.

More details to come.

 

What’s coming up:

Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend

Start date: June 16, 2019

End date: June 21, 2019

Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend

Michael Henderson’s art installation entitled “Breathe, Shine and Seek to Mend”, will be installed in Hobart Baptist Church from next Sunday, June 16-21, 5.30pm-8.30pm each day, and will run alongside Dark Mofo.

It is a free event. On Monday, Tuesday and Friday there will be special guest music performances from local performers Peter and Joy Tattam, Ryan Conway, and Kelvin Smith.

http://hobartbaptist.org.au/2019/05/30/breathe-shine-and-seek-to-mend/

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Start date: June 13, 2019

End date: June 22, 2019

The Tasmanian Theatre Company presents “Gruesome Playground Injuries” at Moonah Arts Centre.

Doug and Kayleen measure their lives by incidents, accidents, scars and stitches. Gruesome Playground Injuries tallies thirty years of these experiences: from ice skating disasters to flirting at funerals; romance in the school nurse’s office to conversing with the comatose; all through a prism of memory that explores the question – why do we hurt ourselves to gain someone else’s love? Pulitzer Prize finalist playwright Rajiv Joseph has become well-known for taking on sweeping moral issues with a unique and piercing humour.

Gruesome Playground Injuries has garnered critical acclaim internationally and Rajiv Joseph has been described by the New York Times as ‘an artist of original talent’.

 

More at http://www.moonahartscentre.org.au/

A Light RePast

Start date: June 12, 2019

End date: June 23, 2019

A Light RePast

From Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 until Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

A digest of visual arts, music and written Word over 12 days,celebrating 200 years of Christian worship at St David’s Cathedral.

Visual artworks on the theme of ‘transformations’, to reflect a theme of redemption, renewal, restoration, death to life, dark to light, new beginnings and/or recycling.

Curated by Marianne Gill-Harper and Raelene Weissel.

Includes Dean’s Tours, Treasures of the Cathedral, Choral Evensong.

More details to come.

Operation Christmas Child 2019 Southern TAS Launch

Date: June 29, 2019

Operation Christmas Child 2019 Southern TAS Launch

Join OCC supporters to launch Operation Christmas Child for 2019 on Sat 29th June 2pm for 2.30-4pm at C3 Convention Centre, 64 Anglesea St, South Hobart

For $10 per head enjoy a delicious High Tea,  be entertained by guest artists; hear about the life-transforming power of God’s unconditional love on a child living in need.

Bring along  friends and family, bid on fabulous silent auction items, collect your 2019 OCC resources and much more!

To pre-order resources and to RSVP by 27th June, call Kim Miller on 0414 106 300 or email kimm@samaritanspurse.org.au

All friends and family are welcome. Seats are limited so book early.

Elvis To The T

Date: June 29, 2019

Elvis To The T

Elvis Presley
$40
Granada Tavern
Elvis To The T
AN ABSOLUTE HUGE SHOW
ONE NIGHT ONLY IN TASMANIA
Peter Triantis is Elvis With Vegas Show Girls And The Fantastic Tcb Band . He has the look, he has the body and he definitely has the voice, Host of the popular TV Show, EPTV and Multi award winning Elvis bringing a magical display of “The King” on stage. Bringing you all Elvis biggest hits, Burning Love, Suspicious Minds, The Wonder of You, Return to Sender, Always On My Mind and many more. at The Granada Tavern 29th Of June A must See Show Direct From Melbourne https://www.facebook.com/events/807101626288992/

Carmen Young

Date: June 29, 2019

Carmen Young  St Davids Cathedral

Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Cinderella

Start date: June 29, 2019

End date: June 30, 2019

A full length classical ballet production of the traditional fairy-tale story, featuring internationally recognised artists in a stunning display of outstanding classical ballet skill.

The world’s most loved story is retold through excellent staging, superb classical ballet technique and mesmerising choreography which honour the story we all know and love. An inspiring, entertaining and memorable experience for the whole family.

The Victorian State Ballet’s Cinderella features a superb cast of leading classical ballet artists. The choreography is rich with virtue, sensibility, grace, intrigue and outstanding skill, matching the hauntingly beautiful traditional musical score by Prokofiev. Victorian State Ballet’s Cinderella endeavours to immerse the audience amidst the fairytale classic in a profound experience that is exhilarating, impacting and visually inspiring.

Don’t miss out on stunning solos and pas de deux from the stunning leading couple and their very moving and ultimate happily ever after final scene. This is classical ballet at its finest. Come and experience this amazing and unique production!

Choreographer: Michelle Sierra
Lighting designer: Martin Sierra

 

Tickets https://purchase.theatreroyal.com.au/en-AU/shows/cinderella/events

Cliff Richard & The Shadows 60th Anniversary Tribute Concert

Date: July 6, 2019

Cliff Richard & The Shadows 60th Anniversary Tribute Concert is a show that delivers a captivating live concert recreating the rock ‘n roll sound of Cliff Richard & The Shadows.

The group dominated British popular music in the late 1950s and early 1960s in the years before the Beatles.

Cliff Richard & The Shadows were in the forefront of the UK beat-group boom, placing 69 UK charted singles from the 1950s to the 2000s (35 credited to the Shadows and 34 to Cliff Richard & The Shadows).

Performing all the classic hits including Do You Wanna Dance, Singing The Blues, Move It, Lucky Lips, Summer Holiday, Bachelor Boy, The Young Ones, Living Doll and Congratulations.

Also including legendary instrumentals from The Shadows including Apache, Wonderful Land, FBI, Atlantis, Sleep Walk and many more with a mix of Cliff Richard solo hits including Devil Woman, Wired For Sound, We Don’t Talk Anymore, Some People and Dreamin’.

This is a tribute concert not to be missed.

https://purchase.theatreroyal.com.au/en-AU/shows/cliff%20richard%20-%20the%20shadows%20-%2060th%20anniversary%20tribute%20concert/events

Claremont Junior Football Club Cancer Council fundraiser

Start date: July 6, 2019

End date: July 7, 2019

The Claremont Junior Football Club will be holding a Cancer Council fundraiser on the 7th of July. As
a club we have so many wonderful supporters and we’d like as a club to help a charity out too.
Many of us know someone who has been through, maybe going through, or sadly lost someone due to
this cruel disease.
This is our chance to help out and we would love to ask for you to join and help fight Cancer.
Our Canteen at our club operates on a Friday night whilst our boys and girls train and Sunday game
day. We generally start at 9am and finish at 4pm.
As a club, we are donating all of our hot drink sales for the weekend to the Cancer Council and we will  run a raffle to raise more funds for such a great Charity.

Dami Im

Date: July 9, 2019

Australia’s most revered pop artist of the new millennium Dami Im is set to bring her show to the Festival of Voices.

Concertgoers can expect to see something special in Dami’s live show; an array of hit singles, fan favourites from X Factor and the international Eurovision smash, Sound of SilenceDami Im has amassed a multitude of hits and achievements during her relatively short career.

The Korean born singer and musician first came to national prominence when she won The X Factor in 2013. Dami walked off The X Factor stage victorious and strode, without delay, into the #1 spot on the ARIA charts with her platinum self-titled album DAMI IM.

Dami then travelled to Sweden to represent Australia at The Eurovision Song Contest 2016—where she placed second in the world performing in front of an audience of 200 million with her international hit, Sound of Silence.

 

for more https://www.theatreroyal.com.au/shows/dami-im