All Events

Dates:
Wednesday, 23rd July 2014 - 7:30pm
Thursday, 24th July 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 25th July 2014 - 7:30pm
The Ten Tenors at the Theatre Royal

The Ten Tenors

The TEN Tenors are back on home-ground with a brand new Broadway show!

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Dates:
Thursday, 24th July 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 25th July 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 26th July 2014 - 8:00pm
The Country by Next Stage at the Theatre Royal

The Country

A tale of betrayal, addiction and denial, performed by a rich mix of Tasmanian talents, The Country is a theatre experience not to be missed.

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Dates:
Saturday, 26th July 2014 - 8:00pm
Buddy the Concert at the Theatre Royal

Buddy The Concert
Scott 'Buddy' Cameron's 10th Anniversary Tour

One Australian artist has become synonymous with the name 'Buddy' around the world. Join Scott Cameron for his 10th anniversary tour.

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Dates:
Friday, 1st August 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 2nd August 2014 - 2:00pm
Saturday, 2nd August 2014 - 8:00pm
Croon

Croon

By popular demand we are pleased to announce a return season of Croon.

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Dates:
Wednesday, 6th August 2014 - 7:30pm
Bob Brown On Optimism at the Theatre Royal

Bob Brown: On Optimism

This is a unique opportunity to hear one of the most outspoken politicians in recent history discuss how remaining optimistic in the face of tough challenges is the only realistic way forward.

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Dates:
Friday, 8th August 2014 - 5:30pm
Saturday, 9th August 2014 - 10:00am
Saturday, 9th August 2014 - 5:30pm
The Theatre Royal presents A Monkey Baa Theatre Company production

Pete the Sheep

A brand-new musical, based on Jackie French and Bruce Whatley’s quirky and quintessentially Australian picture book.

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Dates:
Saturday, 9th August 2014 - 8:00pm
Australian String Quartet

Australian String Quartet

PERFORMED AT THE HOBART TOWN HALL

Australia’s showcase quartet has a new line-up. Fresh talent Ioana  Tache (violin) and Sharon Draper (cello) join veterans Kristian Winther (violin) and Stephen King (viola) in a one-off concert for Musica Viva Tasmania of Haydn, Beethoven and Bartok at Hobart’s Town Hall on Saturday August 9 at 8pm.

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Dates:
Friday, 15th August 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 16th August 2014 - 7:30pm
The Theatre Royal Presents Hit Productions’ The 39 Steps

John Buchan & Alfred Hitchcock's
The 39 Steps

Spectacularly funny and cleverly performed stage adaptation of The 39 Steps is a rip-roaring night out for all the family.

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Dates:
Thursday, 21st August 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 22nd August 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 23rd August 2014 - 1:30pm
Saturday, 23rd August 2014 - 7:30pm
The Theatre Royal presents Circus Oz (photo credit: Rob Blackburn)

Circus Oz
But Wait…There’s More

Following an action-packed national tour crossing Arnhem Land, a Sydney Big Top season, then a smash-hit international tour across America to Montreal, Circus Oz rockets into the Theatre Royal with their brand spanking new show But Wait…There’s More.

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Dates:
Tuesday, 26th August 2014 - 8:00pm
Ian Munro

Ian Munro

PERFORMED AT THE HOBART TOWN HALL

Ian Munro is one of this country’s most celebrated pianists, and was featured composer for Musica Viva Australia in 2011.
He combines an international solo career with extensive chamber music work, notably with the Australia Ensemble. He is the only Australian to be awarded the Premier Grand Prix at the Queen Elizabeth International Competition for Composers (Belgium). For Musica Viva Tasmania he offers an extraordinarily varied program of Baroque, Romantic, Impressionist and Modern music.

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Dates:
Thursday, 28th August 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 29th August 2014 - 7:30pm
Tasdance and Dancenorth, in assoc with the Theatre Royal, Present  Threefold

Threefold
Webber / Hill / Huang Yi

An evening of inspirational contemporary dance by three celebrated choreographers.

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Dates:
Thursday, 4th September 2014 - 7:00pm
Friday, 5th September 2014 - 7:00pm
Saturday, 6th September 2014 - 7:00pm
The Theatre Royal Presents A bunk Puppets Production Swamp Juice

Swamp Juice

PERFORMED IN THE THEATRE ROYAL BACKSPACE

A shadow puppet comedy, about one man’s romp through a swamp, Swamp Juice is a playful and immersive puppet experience. A simple story told with no dialogue or text.

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Dates:
Thursday, 4th September 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 5th September 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 6th September 2014 - 7:30pm
The Theatre Royal presents A BELL SHAKESPEARE PRODUCTION

Henry V

Damien Ryan directs a talented young cast in one of Shakespeare’s most inspiring and courageous plays, a tale about a king who unites a nation with his eloquent words and ideas, his triumphs and humanity.

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Dates:
Tuesday, 9th September 2014 - 7:00pm
WotOpera at the Theatre Royal

WotOpera Hobart

WotOpera unlocks the creative potential of young people. Over 80 students from four Hobart high schools have written four operas that showcase their creativity, talents and boundless imaginations.

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Dates:
Wednesday, 10th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, 11th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 12th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 13th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Josh Earl, Introducing Josh Earl at the Theatre Royal Backspace

Josh Earl
Introducing Josh Earl

Meet Josh Earl. Father, husband, comedian and host of Spicks and Specks. He’s also a former librarian and a current cake enthusiast.

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Dates:
Thursday, 11th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 12th September 2014 - 8:00pm

Hell Aint A Bad Place To Be: The story of Bon Scott

Hell Ain’t a Bad Place to Be follows Bon’s life from Scotland to Australia, through his hell-raising teenage years and the bands that came before ACDC - the Spektors, the Valentines and Fraternity.

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Dates:
Saturday, 13th September 2014 - 8:00pm
Roy Orbison and Dell Shannon

50th Anniversary -
Roy Orbison & Del Shannon Together in Concert

Come and relive the magic and the classic hits of two of the world’s greatest and most successful Rock n Roll music legends of all time.

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Dates:
Wednesday, 17th September 2014 - 5:45pm

Beyond the Proscenium -
a Theatre Royal fundraising event

Beyond the Proscenium - a sneak peek into the thinking and planning behind the building project that will deliver the new Studio Theatre.

Join an exclusive group of guests to hear about the progress of this very important cultural building.

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Dates:
Friday, 19th September 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 20th September 2014 - 7:30pm
The Theatre Royal presents a new production from Opera Australia ’s Oz Opera

The Magic Flute

Opera Australia presents a ripping yarn for all the family.

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Dates:
Thursday, 25th September 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 26th September 2014 - 7:30pm
Food at the Theatre Royal  (photo credit:  Heidrun Lohr)

Food

Food is a feast for the senses with an erotic mix of words and movement that will spice and stir in equal parts.

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Dates:
Friday, 3rd October 2014 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 4th October 2014 - 7:30pm
The Theatre Royal Presents a No Strings Attached Theatre of Disability productio

Sons & Mothers

With heart and humour, six sons tell stories of their mums as they draw or dance or sing their lives, complete with stumbles and triumphs.

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Dates:
Saturday, 4th October 2014 - 8:00pm
Borodin Quartet

Borodin Quartet

PERFORMED AT THE HOBART TOWN HALL

Famous in the West during the Cold War era, the Borodin Quartet―whose past members have included Rudolf Barshai and Mstislav Rostropovich―through its longevity and the consistent quality of its performances, holds an established position in the history of twentieth century chamber music. Here they present a program laden with drama, beauty and
even a little terror.

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Dates:
Tuesday, 7th October 2014 - 7:30pm
Wednesday, 8th October 2014 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, 8th October 2014 - 8:30pm
Thursday, 9th October 2014 - 6:00pm
Thursday, 9th October 2014 - 8:30pm
Lunchbox Productions Presents 'Potted Potter' at the Theatre Royal

Potted Potter

Potted Potter condenses all seven Harry Potter books into seventy hilarious minutes. This brilliant family entertainment is perfect for ages six to Dumbledore (who is very old indeed).

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Dates:
Friday, 10th October 2014 - 8:00pm
Johnny Cash The Concert at the Theatre Royal

Johnny Cash the Concert
Golden Greats of 'The Man In Black'

Johnny Cash The Concert returns with a brand new show, featuring 2 hours of the finest moments and golden hits of Johnny Cash!

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Dates:
Saturday, 11th October 2014 - 8:00pm
Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

The Sydney Comedy Festival is back on the road with an awesome line-up of the hottest international and local comedians from the 2014 Festival!

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Dates:
Saturday, 18th October 2014 - 8:00pm
The Beatle Boys at the Theatre Royal

The Beatles 50th Anniversary Tour
Starring The Fabulous Beatle Boys

Direct from a sensational sell-out tour of Australia & New Zealand, the world’s premier ‘Beatles’ band, the Fabulous Beatle Boys are bringing their highly acclaimed recreation of the Beatles one and only tour of Australia to a select few Australian cities and towns that missed out the first time round.

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Dates:
Saturday, 25th October 2014 - 8:00pm
Seventh Wonder - The Fleetwood Mac Experience

Seventh Wonder -
The Fleetwood Mac Experience

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the birth of the classic Fleetwood Mac line-up of Fleetwood / McVie / Nicks / McVie / Buckingham. For Mac fans across the country this is a production that will recreate, and allow them to experience, the sound and the feel that was Fleetwood Mac in their prime.

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Dates:
Thursday, 6th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 7th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 8th November 2014 - 2:00pm
Saturday, 8th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Tuesday, 11th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, 12th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, 13th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 14th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 15th November 2014 - 2:00pm
Saturday, 15th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Theatre Royal

Jesus Christ Superstar

Don't miss this thrilling new production of the world’s most successful rock-opera, famed for its beautiful music and powerful lyrics.

The full Broadway experience!

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Dates:
Wednesday, 12th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Wilma & Friends

Wilma & Friends

PERFORMED AT THE HOBART TOWN HALL

As Concertmaster of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra since 2003, Wilma Smith has combined her love of symphonic repertoire with a busy chamber music life.

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Dates:
Wednesday, 26th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, 27th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, 28th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 29th November 2014 - 8:00pm
Bawdy Panto Presents Throbbin' Hood at the Theatre Royal

Throbbin' Hood

Regular theatre-goers in Hobart have come to love the annual Bawdy Panto. Now in its 12th year!

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Dates:
Wednesday, 3rd December 2014 - 7:30pm
Thursday, 4th December 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, 5th December 2014 - 6:30pm
Friday, 5th December 2014 - 8:30pm
Made Presents Sing for Me! at the Theatre Royal

Sing For Me!

To get what you desire sometimes you have to do something you would much rather not do.

Presented in cabaret mode on the stage of the Theatre Royal.

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Dates:
Friday, 16th January 2015 - 8:30pm
Passenger at the Theatre Royal

Passenger
'Whispers' Australian Tour

Passenger, the voice of one of 2013’s most successful songs world-wide, Let Her Go, has announced a huge Australian & New Zealand tour off the back of the release of his new album Whispers – out 6 June.

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS 'THE ONCE'

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Dates:
Saturday, 28th February 2015 - 8:00pm
Peace Train at the Theatre Royal

Peace Train
The Cat Stevens Story - Intimate & Acoustic

Due to overwhelming demand following the national tour of Peace Train in 2014, Darren Coggan will return for a very special encore performance of his critically acclaimed portrait of Cat Stevens.

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