September is a busy little month at Hobart’s Theatre Royal with a diverse array of entertainment on offer.
Thursday September 12 & Friday September 13
Kinship by the Bangarra Dance Theatre
Rekindling the Indigenous culture of Australia, internationally acclaimed Bangarra Dance Theatre has created an original and breathtaking theatrical experience.
Saturday September 14
Spring Fever: Allison Farrow with Kelly Otaway Band
Tasmania’s own Allison Farrow comes to the Theatre Royal for a sultry yet sophisticated night of jazz, joined by Kelly Ottaway’s classy 8-piece ensemble.
Monday September 16
WotOpera unlocks the creative potential of young people. Students from four Hobart high schools have written four operas that showcase their creativity, talents and boundless imaginations.
Wednesday September 18, Thursday September 19, Friday September 20, Saturday September 21 (matinee)
Bell Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors
Two sets of identical twins are separated at birth when they’re rescued from a shipwreck. We join them on their bizarre journey of reconciliation. (Photo)
Wednesday September 25
Brian Kennedy (IRE) and Shane Howard in Concert
The concert promises to be an outstanding evening in song and storytelling, and a true Celtic Australian sojourn for one night only.
Thursday September 26, Friday September 27, Saturday September 28, Sunday September 22
The Pyramid (Royal Theatre Backspace)
A Vietnam vet, a woman with a secret and a gay Scottish terrier who sees everything make up a suburban household. All three lives are changed forever in one moment of innocence and betrayal.
Friday September 27, Saturday September 28
A Festival of Russian Ballet
Returning to Australia in 2013, Imperial Russian Ballet Company’s A Festival of Russian Ballet features a diverse and stunning program in three awe-inspiring acts.