Intimate community theatre built in 1936; catch improvisation troupes, children’s theatre or classic plays.
Productions here are anything but amateur, despite the theatre's location on a university campus in the city. Expect to see Australia’s best professional stage actors here.
During winter, rugby league is the big spectator sport. The Brisbane Broncos play home games at Suncorp Stadium.
This central booking agency handles major events, sports and performances.
Near Roma St Station in the Barracks Centre, the plush, six-screen Palace Barracks shows Hollywood and alternative fare, and has a bar.
On Queen St Mall; shows mainstream blockbusters.
Booking agency, usually for more high-brow entertainment.
This arty downtown venue hosts community theatre, local dramatic pieces, dance and art shows. It’s an effervescent spot for a taste of Brisbane’s creative talent, be it offbeat, quirky, fringe, progressive or just d…
Usually full of boozy backpackers from the surrounding hostels, Beetle Bar is the spot for up-and-coming local and national alt-rock acts. Look for the reconfigured VW Beetle on the roof.
Riverstage is a fab outdoor arena on the southern tip of the downtown Brisbane peninsula. Touring internationals like UB40 and Passenger grace the stage.