Music and Performing Arts 2021 Season

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July

Ensemble Q 2

Ensemble in Residence

Strings, Woodwind

08 July 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
08 July 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Ensemble Q is touring across Australia with Musica Viva in 2021 and is excited to the bring this program to Brisbane. Featuring the combination of wind quintet and cello, this exciting and engaging program is built around Paul Dean’s unique and powerful concerto for cello and wind instruments. Described as “gritty, lyrical and compelling” by Musica Viva Artistic Director Paul Kildea, Brisbane music lovers are invited to be the first to witness the power of this dynamic combination in this sneak preview performance. 

Britten – Ciaccona for solo cello
Ligeti – Bagatelles
Barber – Summer Music
Beethoven – La ci darem
Debussy – Syrinx, for solo flute
Dean – Concerto for cello & wind quintet.

This program will not be presented by Musica Viva in Brisbane.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

 

Composition Lunchtime

New Music

Composition

21 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

New music from the students of the composition department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Joyce Campbell Lloyd Scholarship

Prize

21 July 6:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 July 6:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

This award sponsored by Mrs Joyce Campbell Lloyd allows the winner to further their music performance studies overseas. The award alternates annually between instrumental and vocal students. In 2021, the award will be for instrumental students.

Composition Lunchtime

New Music

Composition

22 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

New music from the students of the composition department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Jacaranda String Quartet

Students

Strings

22 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

In their debut performance, the Jacaranda String Quartet present Haydn’s String Quartet in E-flat Op.33 No.2 The Joke and Hindemith’s Minimax Repertory for Military Orchestra.

 

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Blurred Lines

23 July 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 July 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Everything old is new again! This concert will explore the common threads between traditional vocal genres. A Baroque lament performed with jazz trio, Monteverdi through the lens of musical theatre, contemporary rock sung operatically. How much does original style contribute to the success of a song?

 

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Sound In Space

Music Technology

Electronic, Experimental

26 July 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
26 July 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

A biennial celebration of multichannel composition, sound diffusion and live performance, all in surround-sound.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

The Sophie Min Orchestra

Alumni

Jazz

28 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
28 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Sophie Min Orchestra showcases a wide range of contemporary jazz arranging techniques including western classical music, programmatic music writing, minimalism, twelve-tone theory, mixed meters and Latin-American music influences. Sophie discovers the link between the improvised composing on piano and the methodical preparation for storytelling.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Vocal Department Showcase

Students

Opera & Voice

29 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
29 July 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Students of the classical voice department present a program of art song and operatic arias together with pianist and lecturer in opera practices, Jillianne Stoll.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Australian String Trios

Faculty

Strings

29 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
29 July 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Members of the Conservatorium’s string faculty present Australian String Trios by Peter Sculthorpe and Frederick Septimus Kelly.

Brass Faculty & Students

Faculty

Brass

30 July 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
30 July 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A performance of brass chamber music by Conservatorium faculty and students

August

Beethoven & Ballet: The Creatures of Prometheus

Behind the Music

Classical, Special Event

04 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
04 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

In this lecture-recital, DMA Candidate Lucas D. Lynch discusses with choreographer Jayden Grogan and Ancient Historian Anita Sweeney the musical, artistic, creative and academic approach to staging the 2021 Australian Premiere of Beethoven’s The Creatures of Prometheus Ballet.

Brass Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Brass

05 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
05 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Brass Department

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Early Warning System

New Music

Percussion

05 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
05 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Early Warning System is an Australian percussion group, co-directed by two of Australia’s most innovative percussionists, Michael Askill and Vanessa Tomlinson. Together with emerging percussionists from a flourishing Queensland scene, Early Warning System offers music that celebrates our position in the world, with an Asia-Pacific perspective, and our interests in deep listening to landscape and singular sound sources.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Piano Series: Piano Student Showcase

Piano

Piano

06 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
06 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Keyboard Department

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Wind Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Woodwind

12 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
12 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Wind Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Jazz Onshore 2

Jazz

13 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Jazz faculty, alumni, and students will combine for a show that features locally grown compositions from Australia and New Zealand.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

Grease

Musical Theatre

Special Event

14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
05 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
10 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
12 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
13 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
14 August 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Rydell High’s spirited class of ’59 are back with the whirlwind summer romance of leather-glad greaser Danny and girl-next-door Sandy. After unexpectedly reuniting, can they survive the trials and tribulations of teenage life and find true love once more?

Featuring all your favourite songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Join the performing arts department as they bring their energy and passion to this ultimate electrifying musical classic.

 

 

GREASE
Book, Music and Lyrics By
JIM JACOBS and WARREN CASEY

BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL
www.origintheatrical.com.au

Logo Created and Designed by Maggie Taft and Harry Bogosian

Grease is a special event and discount/free ticket offers are not valid for this production. 

View more

String Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Strings

18 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
18 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the String Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Mr Burns

Acting

Special Event

18 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
19 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
20 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
21 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, is a dark comedy by Anne Washburn. It tells the story of a group of survivors from a global catastrophe, who retell and re-enact the Cape Feare episode of the cult classic TV show, The Simpsons. Soon they become the hit theatrical troupe of this dark new world in this international comedy dissolving the barriers between high art and pop culture.

Please note that this is a roving performance and aspects of the performance will take place outside of the theatre. We recommend you wear comfortable footwear. 

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play
by Anne Washburn
Score by Michael Friedman
Lyrics by Anne Washburn

Playwrights Horizons, Inc. produced the New York City premiere of the play off-Broadway in 2013.

Originally produced in June, 2012 by Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, Washington, DC, Howard Shalwitz, Artistic Director; Jeffrey Herrmann, Managing Director.

Mr. Burns was Commissioned by The Civilians, New York, NY Steven Cosson, Artistic Director

For the language of the remembering of the Simpsons’ episode, Cape Feare, the author would like to credit the Civilians actors involved in the initial workshop: Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Maria Dizzia, Gibson Frazier, Matt Maher, Jennifer Morris, Colleen Werthmann and Sam Breslin Wright.                                                                          

An Amateur Production By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical,
on behalf of SAMUEL FRENCH INC.
www.origintheatrical.com.au

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Faculty Chamber Concerts

Faculty

Piano, Strings

18 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
18 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Queensland Conservatorium faculty present an evening of familiar and beloved chamber works with strings and piano.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Keyboard Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Piano

19 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
19 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Keyboard Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Mr Burns

Acting

Special Event

19 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
19 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
20 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
21 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, is a dark comedy by Anne Washburn. It tells the story of a group of survivors from a global catastrophe, who retell and re-enact the Cape Feare episode of the cult classic TV show, The Simpsons. Soon they become the hit theatrical troupe of this dark new world in this international comedy dissolving the barriers between high art and pop culture.

Please note that this is a roving performance and aspects of the performance will take place outside of the theatre. We recommend you wear comfortable footwear. 

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play
by Anne Washburn
Score by Michael Friedman
Lyrics by Anne Washburn

Playwrights Horizons, Inc. produced the New York City premiere of the play off-Broadway in 2013.

Originally produced in June, 2012 by Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, Washington, DC, Howard Shalwitz, Artistic Director; Jeffrey Herrmann, Managing Director.

Mr. Burns was Commissioned by The Civilians, New York, NY Steven Cosson, Artistic Director

For the language of the remembering of the Simpsons’ episode, Cape Feare, the author would like to credit the Civilians actors involved in the initial workshop: Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Maria Dizzia, Gibson Frazier, Matt Maher, Jennifer Morris, Colleen Werthmann and Sam Breslin Wright.                                                                          

An Amateur Production By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical,
on behalf of SAMUEL FRENCH INC.
www.origintheatrical.com.au

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Conservatorium Wind Orchestra: Chamber Winds

Wind Orchestra

19 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
19 August 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A program of works for Chamber Wind Orchestra including the world premiere of Michael Gilbertson’s Land’s End.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Two Pianos : Eight Hands

Piano

20 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
20 August 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A program of orchestral music arranged for four pianists on two pianos including as its centrepiece Brahms’ Third Symphony. Featuring Stephen Emmerson, Angela Turner, Brachi Tilles and Jenni Flemming.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Mr Burns

Acting

Special Event

20 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
19 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
20 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
21 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, is a dark comedy by Anne Washburn. It tells the story of a group of survivors from a global catastrophe, who retell and re-enact the Cape Feare episode of the cult classic TV show, The Simpsons. Soon they become the hit theatrical troupe of this dark new world in this international comedy dissolving the barriers between high art and pop culture.

Please note that this is a roving performance and aspects of the performance will take place outside of the theatre. We recommend you wear comfortable footwear. 

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play
by Anne Washburn
Score by Michael Friedman
Lyrics by Anne Washburn

Playwrights Horizons, Inc. produced the New York City premiere of the play off-Broadway in 2013.

Originally produced in June, 2012 by Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, Washington, DC, Howard Shalwitz, Artistic Director; Jeffrey Herrmann, Managing Director.

Mr. Burns was Commissioned by The Civilians, New York, NY Steven Cosson, Artistic Director

For the language of the remembering of the Simpsons’ episode, Cape Feare, the author would like to credit the Civilians actors involved in the initial workshop: Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Maria Dizzia, Gibson Frazier, Matt Maher, Jennifer Morris, Colleen Werthmann and Sam Breslin Wright.                                                                          

An Amateur Production By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical,
on behalf of SAMUEL FRENCH INC.
www.origintheatrical.com.au

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Mr Burns

Acting

Special Event

21 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
18 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
19 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
20 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
21 August 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, is a dark comedy by Anne Washburn. It tells the story of a group of survivors from a global catastrophe, who retell and re-enact the Cape Feare episode of the cult classic TV show, The Simpsons. Soon they become the hit theatrical troupe of this dark new world in this international comedy dissolving the barriers between high art and pop culture.

Please note that this is a roving performance and aspects of the performance will take place outside of the theatre. We recommend you wear comfortable footwear. 

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play
by Anne Washburn
Score by Michael Friedman
Lyrics by Anne Washburn

Playwrights Horizons, Inc. produced the New York City premiere of the play off-Broadway in 2013.

Originally produced in June, 2012 by Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, Washington, DC, Howard Shalwitz, Artistic Director; Jeffrey Herrmann, Managing Director.

Mr. Burns was Commissioned by The Civilians, New York, NY Steven Cosson, Artistic Director

For the language of the remembering of the Simpsons’ episode, Cape Feare, the author would like to credit the Civilians actors involved in the initial workshop: Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Maria Dizzia, Gibson Frazier, Matt Maher, Jennifer Morris, Colleen Werthmann and Sam Breslin Wright.                                                                          

An Amateur Production By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical,
on behalf of SAMUEL FRENCH INC.
www.origintheatrical.com.au

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4MBS Ross Peters Chamber Music Prize

Lunchtime

Special Event

25 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
25 August 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Enjoy our students are they perform chamber music as part of the Ross Peters Chamber Music Prize, sponsored by 4MBS-Classic FM, in memory of founding member, Mr Ross Peters.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Music Technology Live Capstone

Music Technology

New Music

30 August 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
30 August 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

Third year Creative Music Technology students present a concert of new and original works with a variety of electronic and digital technology.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

September

PW Farrell Trio

Alumni

Jazz, New Music

01 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
01 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of exploration through post-jazz, world music and fusion with the PW Farrell Trio – Patrick Farrell, Paul Henderson and Reuben Bradley.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Double Bass Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Strings

02 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
02 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Double Bass students.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

A Alma do Brazil (the soul of Brazil)

New Music

02 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
02 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Some of Australia’s most experienced performers of Brazilian music, including Anje West and Lucia Medeiros, join with the Conservatorium’s Brazilian Ensemble to present an exquisite musical journey through the work of legendary composers including Antonio Carlos Jobim, Edu Lobo, Roberto Menescal, Pixinghinha, Joyce Moreno and Hermeto Pascoal.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Kurt Weill Street Scene

Opera

Special Event

04 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
04 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
09 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 September 2:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Street Scene by Kurt Weill is a groundbreaking synthesis of traditional opera and musical theatre, for which received a Tony Award for Best Original Score. The opera incorporates jazz and blues influences beside Puccini and Broadway style numbers, with text in English.

Set on the East Side of Manhattan in sweltering 1940’s New York, the plot centres around residents of tenement buildings over a 24 hour span. With neighbourly gossip and chit-chat, the story interweaves a romance between Rose and Samalongside a torrid affair of Rose’s mother, which when discoveredraises tensions to a tragic end.

Real-Time Systems

Music Technology

Experimental

06 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
06 September 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

First year Creative Music Technology students present a concert with bespoke software instruments using open-source visual programming language Pure data (Pd).

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Kurt Weill Street Scene

Opera

Special Event

07 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
04 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
09 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 September 2:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Street Scene by Kurt Weill is a groundbreaking synthesis of traditional opera and musical theatre, for which received a Tony Award for Best Original Score. The opera incorporates jazz and blues influences beside Puccini and Broadway style numbers, with text in English.

Set on the East Side of Manhattan in sweltering 1940’s New York, the plot centres around residents of tenement buildings over a 24 hour span. With neighbourly gossip and chit-chat, the story interweaves a romance between Rose and Samalongside a torrid affair of Rose’s mother, which when discoveredraises tensions to a tragic end.

Chamber Music for Saxophone

Lunchtime

New Music, Woodwind

08 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
08 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Queensland Conservatorium saxophone students play exciting saxophone quartet music and the latest chamber music for this most expressive of instruments.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Ba Da Boom

Students

Percussion

08 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
08 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Queensland Conservatorium resident percussion group Ba Da Boom Percussion present an invigorating showcase of works for percussion.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Creative Music Ensemble

Lunchtime

Contemporary

09 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
09 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Join the Creative Music Ensemble, directed by Graeme Jennings, in a performance of contemporary classics.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Student Band Night 4

Students

Jazz

09 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
09 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of music by student-led bands from the jazz department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Kurt Weill Street Scene

Opera

Special Event

09 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
04 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
09 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 September 2:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Street Scene by Kurt Weill is a groundbreaking synthesis of traditional opera and musical theatre, for which received a Tony Award for Best Original Score. The opera incorporates jazz and blues influences beside Puccini and Broadway style numbers, with text in English.

Set on the East Side of Manhattan in sweltering 1940’s New York, the plot centres around residents of tenement buildings over a 24 hour span. With neighbourly gossip and chit-chat, the story interweaves a romance between Rose and Samalongside a torrid affair of Rose’s mother, which when discoveredraises tensions to a tragic end.

Piano Series: The Revolution and Religion of Franz Liszt

Piano

Classical

10 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
10 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

In this recital, Roger Cui explores how some of Franz Liszt’s piano solo repertoire was inspired by his religious upbringing and the romantic revolution of the 19th century Europe.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Kurt Weill Street Scene

Opera

Special Event

11 September 2:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
04 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
07 September 6:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
09 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
11 September 2:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Street Scene by Kurt Weill is a groundbreaking synthesis of traditional opera and musical theatre, for which received a Tony Award for Best Original Score. The opera incorporates jazz and blues influences beside Puccini and Broadway style numbers, with text in English.

Set on the East Side of Manhattan in sweltering 1940’s New York, the plot centres around residents of tenement buildings over a 24 hour span. With neighbourly gossip and chit-chat, the story interweaves a romance between Rose and Samalongside a torrid affair of Rose’s mother, which when discoveredraises tensions to a tragic end.

Behind the Music 2

Behind the Music

15 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A lecture on artistic practice presented by the Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Crossing Borders – A Multi-Genre Song Performance

Alumni

Opera & Voice

15 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Multi-genre singer Helen Rae Glindemann presents an avant-garde vocal display, demonstrating her diverse range and ability across the musical theatre, classical and pop genres.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Brass Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Brass

16 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
16 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Brass Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Student Band Night 5

Students

Jazz

16 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
16 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of music by student-led bands from the jazz department..

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Piano Series: Natasha Vlassenko and Oleg Stepanov

Piano

Classical

17 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
17 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Faculty powerhouse, Natasha Vlassenko and Oleg Stepanov present a recital of solo and duo piano repertoire.

Jazz Showcase

Jazz

17 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
17 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

The very best of the jazz department will be on show in the Conservatorium Theatre, presenting a collage of acts featuring vocal and instrumental students, alongside Queensland Conservatorium’s premier big band, The Con Artists under the direction of Steve Newcomb.

Conservatorium Big Band

Lunchtime

Jazz

22 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Conservatorium Big Band will present an exciting concert of classic big band repertoire, composed and arranged by some of the greatest exponents of the genre.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

An Evening of Voice, Guitar & Harp

Students

Guitar, Opera & Voice, Strings

22 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
22 September 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Enjoy the beautiful combination of voice, guitar and harp as top students from these departments collaborate to bring you repertoire from around the world.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Class of 2021 Acting & Musical Theatre Showcase

Performing Arts

Acting, Musical Theatre, Special Event

22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire has been superbly crafted to create this talent-packed 75 minute show. The Showcase spotlights the Bachelor of Acting and Bachelor of Musical Theatre graduating students of 2021.

This production contains adult themes and strong language.

Composition Department Showcase

Lunchtime

Composition

23 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 September 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of new music from the students of the Composition Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Student Band Night 5

Students

Jazz

23 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
23 September 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of music by student-led bands from the jazz department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Class of 2021 Acting & Musical Theatre Showcase

Performing Arts

Acting, Musical Theatre, Special Event

23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire has been superbly crafted to create this talent-packed 75 minute show. The Showcase spotlights the Bachelor of Acting and Bachelor of Musical Theatre graduating students of 2021.

This production contains adult themes and strong language.

FilmHarmonic

Orchestra

24 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

The Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra presents an exciting collaboration with the Griffith Film School, curated and conducted by Peter Morris. The program will feature original collaborations between student composers and filmmakers, as well as established and iconic film music performed as a live soundtrack to to the moving image.

Class of 2021 Acting & Musical Theatre Showcase

Performing Arts

Acting, Musical Theatre, Special Event

24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire has been superbly crafted to create this talent-packed 75 minute show. The Showcase spotlights the Bachelor of Acting and Bachelor of Musical Theatre graduating students of 2021.

This production contains adult themes and strong language.

Class of 2021 Acting & Musical Theatre Showcase

Performing Arts

Acting, Musical Theatre, Special Event

25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire has been superbly crafted to create this talent-packed 75 minute show. The Showcase spotlights the Bachelor of Acting and Bachelor of Musical Theatre graduating students of 2021.

This production contains adult themes and strong language.

Class of 2021 Acting & Musical Theatre Showcase

Performing Arts

Acting, Musical Theatre, Special Event

25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
22 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
23 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
24 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 2:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre
25 September 7:30pm Burke St Studio Theatre

A taste of some of the industry’s most rich and moving repertoire has been superbly crafted to create this talent-packed 75 minute show. The Showcase spotlights the Bachelor of Acting and Bachelor of Musical Theatre graduating students of 2021.

This production contains adult themes and strong language.

October

Javanese Gamelan: Rare Sounds

Lunchtime

06 October 1:05pm Conservatorium Foyer
06 October 1:05pm Conservatorium Foyer

Be transported by the shimmering sounds of the Queensland Conservatorium Javanese Gamelan Ensemble performing a range of traditional pieces from the classical Javanese gamelan repertoire.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Guitar Extravaganza

Faculty

Guitar

06 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
06 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

This exciting celebration of the guitar will feature the Riverside Guitar Ensemble, alongside smaller guitar ensembles under the direction of Karin Schaupp.

Wind Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Woodwind

07 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
07 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Wind Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Australian Made- Queensland Conservatorium Saxophone Orchestra.

Students

New Music, Woodwind

07 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
07 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Queensland Conservatorium Saxophone Orchestra returns to perform an eclectic mixture of Australian works for massed instrumental ensemble. Join the saxophone cohort for an exciting exploration into the versatility of the instrument with array of music from local talent.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Pop Showcase

Students

Popular Music

08 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
08 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A sparkling evening of fresh talent from the Popular Music Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Chamber Music Side by Side

Faculty

08 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
08 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

This celebratory concert sees students of the chamber music program perform alongside faculty and guest artists.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

The Brisbane Club Award competition

Prize

11 October 6:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
11 October 6:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Nominated students from each of the classical departments perform as part of the Brisbane Club Award.

The Brisbane Club Award includes a cash prize of $5,000 (first prize), the Jim Massie Memorial Prize: cash prize of $2,000 (runner-up prize) and the Brisbane Club Members Choice Award valued $500.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

String Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Strings

13 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the String Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Divertimenti String Ensemble

Students

Strings

13 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
13 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

Divertimenti String Ensemble conducted by Graeme Jennings presents masterpieces for string orchestra.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Guitar & Harp Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Guitar, Strings

14 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
14 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from Guitar and Harp students.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Chamber Music Showcase 3

Students

14 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
14 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of student ensembles from the Chamber Music course.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Chamber Music Showcase 4

Students

15 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
15 October 6:00pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

An evening of student ensembles from the Chamber Music course.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Symphonic Winds

Wind Orchestra

15 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
15 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

The Conservatorium Wind Orchestra presents a concert of major symphonic Wind Orchestra repertoire under the baton of Peter Morris.

Multimedia Project

Music Technology

Electronic

18 October 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
18 October 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

Second year Creative Music Technology students present live audio-visual compositions created with Touch Designer.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Composition Department Showcase

Students

Composition

20 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
20 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of new music from the students of the Composition Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Keyboard Department Lunchtime

Lunchtime

Piano

21 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 October 1:05pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

A showcase of talent from the Keyboard Department.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Jazz Vocal Ensembles

Jazz

21 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall
21 October 7:30pm Ian Hanger Recital Hall

The Conservatorium’s premier jazz vocal ensembles, Raised Voices, ConSonance and In-Voices, present a concert of unique compositions and arrangements for the genre.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Music Technology Live Capstone

Music Technology

Electronic

22 October 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall
22 October 7:30pm Basil Jones Orchestral Hall

Third year Creative Music Technology students present their final performances of original work, come support our graduating students.

Queensland Conservatorium is operating under a COVID-19 safe plan, to view current information click here.

Mahler Symphony No.5

Orchestra

Special Event

22 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre
22 October 7:30pm Conservatorium Theatre

Under the baton of Johannes Fritzsch, the Conservatorium Symphony Orchestra performs Mahler’s blockbuster Symphony No.5, featuring the exquisite Adagietto for strings and harp said to be a love poem to Mahler’s wife, Alma. The concert opens with French composer Lili Boulanger’s Du fond de l’abîme, heart-wrenching setting of Psalm 130 which features choir and orchestra.