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Brisbane Events // December 1 to December 8, 2017

Brisbane Events // December 1 to December 8, 2017

THE 78-STOREY TREEHOUSE
Wednesday December 13 to Saturday December 23 // QPAC, Playhouse, Cnr Grey & Melbourne St’s, South Bank

Following a sell-out season of The 13-Storey Treehouse in April, the official world premiere of The 78-Storey Treehouse comes to QPAC this December. This live stage adaptation is a part of QPAC’s premier children’s summer school holiday program of events SummerSet, presenting a wonderful array of shows for the whole family from December 12 to January 13. Following the page to stage theme, and based on the hugely popular children’s book by Andy Griffiths and illustrated by Terry Denton, the official world premiere season of The 78-Storey Treehouse will entertain audiences aged 6+, taking imaginations to even greater heights.

For more info visit www.qpac.com.au


ROBIN HOOD THE MUSICAL (Final week)
Now thru to Saturday December 2 // Brisbane Arts Centre, 210 Petrie Tce, Petrie Terrace

From Sherwood Forest to Nottingham Castle, grab your bow and arrow and be wished away on this thrilling escapade!

For more info visit www.artstheatre.com.au


WONDERLAND FESTIVAL 2017
Now thru to Sunday December 3 // Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington St, New Farm

Roll up, roll up! Brisbane Powerhouse sparkles with its very own end-of-year extravaganza; the Wonderland Festival. Featuring talented local performers for a unique carnival of comedy, burlesque, circus, music, theatre and more. Purveyors of all things weird and wonderful, we’ll tantalise you with more than 20 shows over 12 nights explicitly curated to surprise and delight.

For more info visit www.brisbanepowerhouse.org


SING & DANCE WITH QUEENSLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Friday December 1 & Saturday December 2 at 9.30am & 11am // QSO Studio, ABC Building, Cnr Grey & Russell St’s, South Bank

Join Queensland Symphony Orchestra for a morning of singing, dancing and lots of music, with a program perfectly suited to your little ones. From babies through to seven-year-olds, these concerts are designed to captivate and educate. Children will be delighted as they are introduced to the instruments of the orchestra and amazed when their favourite songs are brought to life. Along with performing childhood classics and some Christmas surprises, these concerts will feature a children’s book read by one of our musicians and accompanied by the Orchestra.

For more info visit www.qso.com.au/singanddance


KITE WISHES PROJECT
Friday December 1 thru to Saturday February 24 from 10am – 5pm //  Museum of Brisbane, City Hall, 64 Adelaide St, Brisbane City

Your kids will enjoy designing their own kite or be inspired by the koinobori fish template created by Brisbane artist Elysha Rei. They are then invited to return to the museum on Saturday February 24  and send their wishes flying high as part of a kite procession from King George Square to Kisaragi-Sai Festival at the Roma Street Parklands.

For more info visit www.museumofbrisbane.com.au


BATIK CRAFT WORKSHOP
Saturday December 2 from 1pm – 5pm // BrisStyle, Wynnum Community Centre (Old Wynnum Central School), Level 1, 105 Florence St, Wynnum

Learn this beautiful and ancient Indonesian resist painting and dying technique. Wendy Fisher’s class will take you step by step through the 3 main stages of this art: drawing, waxing and painting to create your own beautiful and unique fabric. Bring a friend along and get a $5 discount each using the code BATIK5.

For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.au


BRISBANE DANCE CENTRE CONCERT
Saturday December 2 at 4pm // QUT, Gardens Theatre, 2 George St, Brisbane

Brisbane Dance Centre presents their 2017 End of Year Concert, showcasing Classical Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap and Musical Theatre.

For more info visit www.gardenstheatre.qut.edu.au


MOONLIGHT CINEMA // THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI & BAD MOMS 2
Thursday December 7 & Friday December 8 // New Farm Park, Brunswick St, New Farm

The Moonlight Cinemas runs until March 2018 showcasing different box-office movies each day, it’s the perfect place to take the family for a night out under the stars.

For more info visit www.moonlight.com.au/brisbane


CHRISTMAS MOVIES IN THE PARK // NATIONAL LAMPOONS CHRISTMAS VACATION
Friday December 8 from 7pm – 10pm // Roma Street Parklands, Amphitheatre, 1 Parkland Blvd, Brisbane City

Pack a rug and a picnic and catch all of your favourite Christmas classics as you lay back in the warm summer air at Christmas Movies in the Park. Held at Roma Street Parkland’s picturesque Amphitheatre precinct from 8-17 December, the event also features a selection of tasty food trucks to buy dinner and drinks. Bookings are not required.

For more info www.visitbrisbane.com.au


QUEENSLAND BALLET’S THE NUTCRACKER
Friday December 8 thru to Saturday December 16 // QPAC, Lyric Theatre, Cnr Grey & Melbourne St’s, South Bank

You’re invited into a magical world of festive wonder. After her family’s annual celebration, little Clara is wide awake on Christmas Eve. Everyone has gone to sleep, the clock chimes midnight and a magical fantasy unfolds before her eyes! Clara’s gift of a Nutcracker comes to life, mischievous mice are foiled by toy soldiers, a handsome Prince takes her on a fairy tale adventure and a blizzard of ballerinas reveal an enchanting Land of Sweets ruled by the beautiful Sugar Plum Fairy.

For more info visit www.qpac.com.au


THE ENCHANTED GARDEN
Friday December 8 thru to Sunday December 17 from 6.30pm – 9.30pm // Roma Street Parklands, Amphitheatre, 1 Parkland Blvd, Brisbane City

As the sun goes down and the evening settles in, Roma Street Parkland’s Enchanted Garden springs to life. The Garden will be adorned with twinkling lights, beguiling decorations and mellow music – meander through, enjoying a festive feast for the senses. Bookings are not required.

For more info visit www.visitbrisbane.com.au


CHRISTMAS CRAFT WORKSHOP
Now thru to Sunday December 17 from 9.30am – 1.30pm // Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, 322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly

Your kids can get creative and make their own gifts at the Christmas Craft Workshop which run daily and offer a range of craft activities each day.

For more info visit www.indooroopillyshopping.com.au


MARKETS
Check out our December/January calendar for all of the coolest Christmas, food, fashion and art and craft markets in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au/markets


SANTA PHOTOS
If you’re looking for somewhere to get a snap with Santa, check out our guide to find the jolly ole fellow in Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au/santa-photos


CHRISTMAS CAROLS
Check out our Christmas Carols event calendar for your favourite festive singing nights in Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast!
Find out more here www.havenmagazine.com.au/fa-la-la-la-la


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