How to Makeover the Nambour Town Centre in 7 Days, talk by David Engwicht 6.00pm, Thursday 24 October

How to Makeover the Nambour Town Centre in 7 Days, talk by David Engwicht 6.00pm, Thursday 24 October

HOW TO MAKEOVER THE NAMBOUR TOWN CENTRE IN 7 DAYS, David’s talk is part of the Old Ambo’s Disruption and Drinks Series - occasional talks, mingle and drinks on creative social entrepreneurship. Too much planning and community engagement is killing our public spaces. David Engwicht and his team of place makers have been transforming town centres across Australia and New Zealand in just seven days… and this includes: community engagement, design, forming community-driven project teams and delivery of the makeover. David will explain the core concepts behind his approach, and what other towns have achieved. David Engwicht is the inventor of the Walking School Bus and the 7 Day Makeover. Project for Public Spaces in New York describe David as, “One of the world’s most innovative thinkers on creating vibrant public spaces”. David’s books on urban design and place making have been used as texts in university courses. DATE:  Thursday 24 October, 5.30pm for 6.00-7.00pm talk, 7.00-8.00pm mingle and drinks VENUE: Main Gallery Space, Old Ambulance Station, 80 Howard Street, Nambour COST: $10 plus cash bar REGISTER: Click to book through...
A Girl’s Guide to World War – 22 November to 1 December, The Black Box Theatre

A Girl’s Guide to World War – 22 November to 1 December, The Black Box Theatre

A GIRL’S GUIDE TO WORLD WAR is a new musical that tells the astonishing true story of a group of women who go to the frontline in World War 1 and through their adventures find freedom, power and passion. Experience an unforgettable night of live music, tears and laughter. A Girl’s Guide to World War stars musical theatre legend Susie French as Dr Lilian Cooper, Australia’s first female surgeon and features the award winning all girl band Vix and the Slick Chix.  Dates: Thursday 22nd November, performance at 7.30pm; Friday 23rd November performance at 7.30pm; Saturday 24th November, performances at 2.00pm and 7.30pm; Thursday 29th November, performance at 7.30pm; Friday 30th November, performance at 7.30pm; Saturday 1 December, performances at 2.00pm and 7.30pm Running Time: 2.5 hours Tickets: General admission $42; Concession $36  Bookings: Eventbrite or call Geoff 07 5445 8441 Venue: The Black Box Theatre Parking: All day parking is available on William Street and also available in the open-air car park on the corner of Sydney and Howard Streets....
The Forgotten Bird – Black Box Theatre, October 5 and 6

The Forgotten Bird – Black Box Theatre, October 5 and 6

URSA Major Theatre presents: The Forgotten Bird  Thomas Svensson’s The Forgotten Bird is a dramatic play about a young, struggling couple living on the Sunshine Coast. Throughout the Winter, Audrey, a vivacious woman who thrives for affection, argues with her husband about the loss of their child. Meanwhile, Lyle, a painter, fights with himself and his past to find clarity in his sexuality. The Forgotten Bird contains mature themes surrounding loss and grief and is recommended for ages 15 and up. Dates: Friday October 5 and Saturday October 6 at 7.30pm Venue: The Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station, Nambour Tickets: Adult $25, Concession $20 Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/XUEH...
Banjo’s Love Ball, Alex Down the Multi-Storey Hole, We Could Be Pharaohs – November Performances

Banjo’s Love Ball, Alex Down the Multi-Storey Hole, We Could Be Pharaohs – November Performances

SPIRAL PRESENTS: Banjo’s Love Ball, Alex Down the Multi-Storey Hole and We Could Be Pharaohs What do you get if you cross Cleopatra, Cinderella, and Alice in Wonderland with a few belly dancers, Moses and Banjo Patterson thrown in? A whole lot of laughs, fun and pure entertainment. See Spiral’s dancers, actors and stars showcasing their original, wacky, unusual and entertaining performances throughout November. Each performance is as different as it is unique and a spectacle to behold. See what eveyone is talking about. Come and laugh out loud and applaud the cast’s acheivements and triumphs. Banjo’s Love Ball - 11.30am, Monday’s November 13 and 20 Alex Down the Multi-Storey Hole - Tuesday’s November 14 and 21 We Could Be Pharaohs - Friday’s November 17 and 24 Bookings are essential. Seats are very limited. Please contact Sprial on 5476 2711. Cost per performance is $10. Note: Tickets must be paid for at the time of booking. Visa/MasterCard payments can be paid for at the time of booking. A small fee applies. All performances at the Black Box Theatre in the Old Ambo....
Muse – 29 September to 8 October

Muse – 29 September to 8 October

DON’T MISS SIMON DENVER’S NEW PLAY! Truth and Lies. Three people try and square the circle of a love triangle. It’s the story of me. It’s the story of you. It’s the story of him. It’s the story of her. It’s the story of us. 28th / 29th Sept (Friday / Saturday) and 6th, 7th & 8th Oct (Friday/ Saturday / Sunday). All shows start at 7:30pm except the Sunday matinee, which starts at 2:00pm. At the Black Box Theatre, the Old Ambulance Station. Book through Eventbrite www.eventbrite.com.au (search for...
Horizon Underground – 26th August to 3rd September

Horizon Underground – 26th August to 3rd September

Horizon Underground, the first festival fringe in Nambour from 26th August to 3rd September is a happening thing! Check out key events and the full Black Parlour program on https://www.horizonfestival.com.au/events by clicking on Horizon Underground and then Search. The organising team still needs volunteers. Contact Project Manager Rebecca Dostal if you would like to be part of this fabulous event on 0400 878 115 or register your interest through email: rebecca.horizonunderground@gmail.com This project is proudly supported by Sunshine Coast Council’s grants...