Art lovers, get ready for the 2016 Season at the Arts Centre Gold Coast! The official 2016 programme was revealed on Wednesday. It features Australia’s finest musicians, dancers, actors, singers and acrobats in 23 diverse performances. Excitingly, June is set to showcase a production of Mary Poppins.
“Gold Coast is being recognised as a significant contributor and participant in arts and culture nationally,” said Performing Arts Manager, Brad Rush.
Local audiences are able to have a high-end artistic experience with the theatre works in particular, gives new views and new perspectives delivered in both contemporary and traditional performance styles.
Highlights include Opera Queensland’s performance of The Barber of Seville, Sydney Dance Company’s CounterMove and The Queensland Symphony Orchestra returns for the finale with Igor Stravinsky’s The Firebird. The Daytime Program offers entertainment throughout the day including a musical entitled, “Always, Patsy”.
“I believe that our local audiences should have the chance to experience a high level of excellence, engagement and diversity that you would find in a capital city,” said Mr Rush. The event guarantees entertainment for all whether it is through dance, by song or something as intriguing as acrobatics with baroque opera, you will leave the Arts Centre Gold Coast contented!
Images by Art Centre Gold Coast
Words by Jocelyn Garcia