27th Annual Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival!


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  • Location: Buderim War Memorial Hall, Not Assigned 0000 Queensland
What: 27th Annual - Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival
When: August 17, 18, 19 & 20
Where: Buderim, Sunshine Coast

A feast of entertainment with 29 plays over 4 days!
 
A massive feast of entertainment is on offer again at the annual Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival, serving up 29 short plays over 4 days on August 17, 18, 19 & 20 at the Buderim War Memorial Hall.
 
This annual four day feast of quality theatre, presented by the Sunshine Coast Theatre Alliance (which now boasts 9 members groups), sees theatre troupes from all over the state converging on the Sunshine Coast to compete for top honours.
 
At just $25 for a Festival Pass, this is the best value entertainment money can buy. The pass allows patrons to come and go all weekend, watching all 29 plays if they wish, for just $25.
That's less than $1 per play!
 
Theatre Festivals offer up opportunities for writers, directors and actors to perform previously unpublished or unperformed works, and this year's festival sees a record number of new, previously unpublished works entered.
 
Funding assistance from the Maroochy Tourism Industry Advisory Board and Maroochy Shire Council has allowed the SC Theatre Alliance to re-introduce a Youth Bursary Award for the most outstanding youth performer at the festival. That is your Tourism and Economic Development Levy at work!
 
The entertainment begins on Thursday 17th August at 8pm, continuing Friday evening from 7pm, plus all day Saturday and Sunday starting at 10am both days.
 
This is a fun weekend of live theatre. Tickets are available at the door.
 
A Weekend Festival Pass, giving entry to all sessions is $25, or a Session Pass is just $10 (average of 3 plays per session).
 
The Buderim War Memorial Hall is located at the corner of Gloucester Road and Main Streets, Buderim.
 
Visit the festival page online at wwwlivetheatre.com.au for a detailed programme or for more information phone Synda on 544 999 72.
 
The Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival - Great Entertainment, Great Value!
 
 
What: The Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival
When: August 17, 18, 19 & 20
Where: Buderim, Sunshine Coast
 
Theatre Festival draws great acting talent to coast!
 
A massive feast of entertainment is on offer again at the annual Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival, serving up 29 short plays over 4 days on August 17, 18, 19 & 20 at the Buderim War Memorial Hall.
 
At just $25 for a Festival Pass, this is the best value entertainment money can buy. The pass allows patrons to come and go all weekend, watching all 29 plays if they wish, for just $25. That's less than $1 per play!
 
This annual four day festival presented by the Sunshine Coast Theatre Alliance, offers up quality theatre, and sees theatre troupes from all over the state converging on the Sunshine Coast to compete for top honours.
 
Right across SE Queensland, Theatre groups are preparing their entries, getting ready to compete at the festival again the best of the Sunshine Coast.
 
Theatre Festivals offer fabulous opportunities for writers, directors and actors to perform previously unpublished or unperformed works, and this year's festival sees a record number of new, previously unpublished works entered.
 
This year sees entries from Yeppoon, Beenleight and several Brisbane theatre production companies, including once again the highly talented duo Mark and Shirley Lucas from Excalibuar Productions. They were runners up at last years festival and overall winners the year before. This couple usually write, direct and act in their own productions, often dominating the festival circuit across Queensland. Don't miss their performance in the evening session on Saturday 19th August.
 
This event is supported by the Maroochy Tourism Industry Advisory Board and the Maroochy Shire Council.  There is some great prize-money on offer to the winning plays, with a Youth Bursary Award of $200 being handed out to the most outstanding youth talent.
 
This is a great weekend of live theatre, so come along and catch some of the action.  It is not necessary to book, however if you would like further information or a detailed programme please visit the festival page on our website at www.livetheatre.com.au or contact Synda on 544 999 72.
 
The entertainment begins on Thursday 17th August at 8pm, continuing Friday evening from 7pm, plus all day Saturday and Sunday starting at 10am both days.
 
Tickets are just $25 for a Festival Pass (entry to all sessions), or $10 per session, (average of 3 plays per session). The Buderim War Memorial Hall is located at the corner of Gloucester Road and Main Streets, Buderim.
 
The Sunshine Coast Theatre Festival - Great Entertainment, Great Value!
 
Last Graphic to the right: Winners of Best Play at last years Festival, Brisbane Arts Theatre,
with the hilariously funny, The Extraordinary Revelations of Orca the Goldfish,
which had audiences roaring with laughter.
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