2018 Musical Melodies Program - LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE!
LIMITED SEATS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR THE 2018 MUSICAL MELODIES CONCERT SERIES!
Redland Performing Arts Centre is pleased to present the 2018 Musical Melodies program, which once again offers local Seniors and Pensioners a great variety of concerts throughout the year at affordable prices.
This concert series is launched in early December each year and the response to this year's series has been phenomenal! By early January 2018 some shows are already sold out and many others only have limited seats available, so be quick to book the last few seats or to go on the waiting list for any additional seats that may be released!
If you missed out on tickets this year then make sure you register your interest with the RPAC Box Office to receive the Musical Melodies pack. You can also check this website or the RPAC Facebook page in early December each year to be the first to see the great range of Musical Melodies Concerts when they are released.
Everyone is welcome at Musical Melodies performances and the concert series caters for guests who may have special needs or require assistance when attending events at the Centre. The performances are conveniently timed on a Wednesday at 11am and on Saturdays at 2pm in the Concert Hall; with shows running for approximately an hour to an hour and a half with no interval.
The series has become very popular with patrons with full houses for most shows, so make sure you book your tickets early for the great concerts ahead in 2018!
Please join us from one hour prior to each performance, for a complimentary cup of tea or coffee and a biscuit.
The Sundial Café will also be open on the Piazza prior to each concert, serving a range of hot and cold beverages from $3. Light snacks will also be available for purchase from the café. No bar facilities will be available during Musical Melodies concerts.
We hope our dedicated Musical Melodies patrons will enjoy this exciting concert program and we all look forward to seeing you at the Centre
PIRATES OF TPIRATES OF PENZANCE
Starring Philip Gould, Brian Hannan, Alison Jones, Caroline Vercoe, Chris McKenna and Dominic Woodhead
Wednesday 14 February, 11am
After their sell-out performance in 2015, Promac Productions is back with their unique version of the classic Gilbert and Sullivan musical The Pirates of Penzance.
On their 21st and final tour, don’t miss your chance to see these swashbuckling, singing, side-splitting buccaneers in action, when the entire smash-hit musical is brought to the stage with a cast of only 6!
I am a Pirate King, A Policeman’s Lot is Not a Happy One, With Cat Like Tread and Poor Wandering One are just a few of the hit songs beautifully performed in this hilarious production.
TRIBUTE TO THE STARS
Starring Sharon Rowntree and Glenn Shields
Saturday 12 May, 2pm
Sharon Rowntree presents a show like never before in Tribute to the Stars. With sold-out performances of her previous shows, Dusty and the Divas and Legendary Ladies of Showbiz, this tribute to great duos in entertainment history, as well as famous movie and Broadway duets, is sure to delight.
Sharon will be joined on stage by well-known Gold Coast entertainer Glenn Shields, accompanied by the Sue Reid Band.
(LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE)
THE RAT BUNCH
Starring Greg Aspeling, Rhydian Lewis and Sebastiaan ScholtensSaturday 23 June, 2pm
Greg Aspeling returns to RPAC after his sold-out performance of The
Kings of Swing last year and is joined by Rhydian Lewis and Sebastiaan Scholtens.
Together the trio will take to the stage as Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jnr and Dean Martin. Backed by an eight-piece big band they will transport you back in time to the golden age of Ol’ Blue Eyes and his famous Rat Pack.
(EXTRA SHOW AT 11AM NOW ON SALE - LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE)
WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN - THE MUSIC OF THE CARPENTERS
Starring Angela Lumicisi
Wednesday 12 September, 11am
The Carpenters were one of the most successful and cherished bands of all time. Recording some of the greatest love songs in pop music history, they captivated not one but three generations of fans. We’ve Only Just Begun, a moving music-filled performance, will celebrate and highlight the importance and impact of the band, their music and their stories.
Angela Lumicisi channels Karen Carpenter’s unique voice to recreate
the distinctive style that made the Carpenters among the best-selling artists of all time.
We’ve Only Just Begun is a remarkable and intimate musical experience.
(EXTRA SHOW AT 2PM NOW ON SALE)
JUST A COUPLE OF SONG AND DANCE MEN
Starring Joe Meldrum and Shay Debney
Wednesday 24 October, 11am
Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men brings together the exciting dance routines and fabulous songs of legendary performers in one glorious stage production.
Take a nostalgic trip with some of the most memorable music ever
written including, The Way You Look Tonight, Pennies From Heaven, Be A Clown, Well Did You Evah, That’s Entertainment, Make ‘Em Laugh and
Don’t miss this chance to watch two charming and good-looking gentlemen dance up a storm and recreate the style of the greats
(FULLY BOOKED - JOIN THE WAIT LIST)