Brisbane Festival

From Friday 6-Saturday 28 September enjoy Brisbane Festival, one of Australia's major international art festivals.

Brisbane City Council is a proud founding partner of Brisbane Festival which is one of the major lifestyle and leisure events we help to deliver. Visit Brisbane Festival to learn more about this year's festival.

Check out the full program of theatre, music, dance, circus, cabaret and major public events including Sunsuper Riverfire.

On this page, you will find a display of all shows, in calendar order. To see all Brisbane Festival events for a specific date or date range, or to see a specific performance you can filter your search.

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Fri 6 to Sat 28 Sep 2019
Brisbane Festival is back! Each September, it explodes across the city with a thrilling program of theatre, music, dance, circus, cabaret and major public...

Various locations across Brisbane

Fri 6 to Sun 29 Sep 2019
Free
This art-meets-technology water fountain, light-and-laser spectacle will illuminate the night and our river. Following the phenomenal success of the 2018...

South Bank Parklands

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 12:00pm
A door is a beginning and an end, a promise and a warning. What waits on the other side is limited only by the imagination and decided only by an action. Step...

South Bank Parklands

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 6:30pm
The new musical comedy about a poorly understood force of nature. Meet Edna: She’s 14, chronically awkward, and everyone thinks she’s a serial liar. But none of...

Billie Brown Theatre, Queensland Theatre, 78 Montague Road, South Brisbane

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 7:00pm
The party’s only just begun! The hedonistic world of Blanc de Blanc returns to Brisbane Festival off the back of a record-breaking Sydney Opera House summer...

South Bank Parklands

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 7:00pm
The party’s only just begun! The hedonistic world of Blanc de Blanc returns to Brisbane Festival off the back of a record-breaking Sydney Opera House summer...

South Bank Parklands

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 7:00pm
Having made his name as the frontman, guitarist and chief songwriter for Something For Kate, this will be Paul Dempsey’s first solo show in Brisbane in more...

The Tivoli, 52 Costin Street, Fortitude Valley

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 7:15pm
This is an internationally award-winning modern retelling of an ancient myth. Dave is single and turning 30. He’s stood at the bar. He spies Eurydice – a tree...

La Boite Studio, Theatre Republic, 6-8 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove

Tue 17 Sep 2019, 7:30pm
The Bluebird Mechanicals weaves together seemingly disparate elements – Kostya’s ghost in the aftermath of Chekhov’s The Seagull, the final fiery flight of the...

The Block, Theatre Republic, 6-8 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove

Last updated:15 August 2019