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MIRUSIA a Salute to the Seekers & Classics
7 February 2021 3:00 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 'Mirusia' tickets now on sale. She's known to millions around the world as the "Angel of Australia" - the name given to her by the famous Dutch violinist, André Rieu. This concert is part of Mirusia's National Tour in 2021 saluting the music of The Seekers, performing the chart-topping hits including “I’ll Never Find Another You”, “A World Of Our Own”, “The Carnival Is Over”, “Georgy Girl” and more in a 2 hour show.
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Archie Roach: Tell Me Why
12 March 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 Tickets Now on sale! 'Archie Roach: Tell Me Why' is an intimate, moving and often confronting account of indigenous performer and First Nations leader, Archie Roach's resilience and strength of spirit, and also of a great love story. It's an extraordinary odyssey of love and heartbreak, family and community, survival and renewal, and the healing power of music.
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Summer of the Seventeenth Doll
26 March 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 tickets now on sale! Ray Lawler’s much loved tale of two Queensland cane cutters who for 16 years have travelled back to Melbourne for five months of partying and romance with their barmaid girlfriends. This 2021 production of the Australian classic 'Summer of the Seventeenth Doll' celebrates the 66th Anniversary of this iconic play.
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Sixteen Legs presents:Melinda Schneider: A Farewell to Doris
16 April 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 tickets now on sale! Following the recent passing of the legendary Doris Day, acclaimed Australian singer Melinda Schneider pays tribute to her childhood idol in A Farewell To Doris, performing all of Doris’ timeless hits, including Que Sera, Sera, Sentimental Journey, Everybody Loves a Lover and Secret Love, backed by the wonderful Young At Heart Quartet. A nostalgic concert celebration of a remarkable life.
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Mental As Everything
28 April 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 tickets on sale! A raw and honest cabaret performance that explores the multifaceted nature of mental illness. Creator/Performer, Damon Smith, will take you on a journey of his deeply personal experience of living with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and bipolar disorder, backed up by his anxious musical cohort Adam Coad. In this two-man show, Damon and Adam, invite you inside their own minds and take you on an often-awkward journey of hilarious onstage buffoonery and original songs.
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Mamma Mia!
7 May 2021 7:30 PM to 23 May 2021 2:00 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 'Mamma Mia!' tickets now on sale. Donna, an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day.
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The Magnolia Tree
26 May 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 tickets now on sale! A powerful psychological thriller play. Three siblings have come together to choose a nursing home for their mother who has advanced Alzheimer's but instead Jack, for unclear reasons, will attempt to talk his sisters into letting her go, tonight. This ingenious script shocks and confounds. We're privy to family secrets, fractured relationships and confessions. There are two endings, and the audience vote decides for the powerful ending they collectively choose.
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The Spooky Men's Chorale
29 May 2021
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 Tickets now on sale! Eleven men, singing songs. Some of them are funny. The Spooky Men's Chorale is a vast, rumbling, steam-powered and black-clad behemoth, capable of rendering audiences moist-eyed with mute appreciation or haplessly gurgling with merriment. Through an evening of drop deadpan beautiful mansinging. The Spooky Men's Chorale ponder the conundrums of modern life and manhood, joyously experience a wall of mansound, laugh stupidly and venture into areas of great tenderness.
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Rain or Shine Judy Garland
2 June 2021 11:00 AM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 Tickets now on sale! Between 1963 and 1967 Judy Garland sat in her lounge room recording what she hoped would be turned into her revealing, heartfelt autobiography. It never made it to print. Based on these recordings take a journey of Frances Ethel Gumm, or as the world 'knew' her, Judy Garland. Performance by Helpmann award winning performer Kerrie Anne Greenland (Les Miserables)
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Lior - Between You and Me
10 June 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 Tickets now on sale! Solo performer Lior is known for his dynamic and moving performances, and has earned a reputation as one of Australia's finest live performers. He is part of a rare breed of artists who have achieved a great degree of success and critical acclaim, whilst maintaining an independence and individuality in his craft. Don't miss the chance to see him in this one-off intimate show.
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The Music Group Pty Ltd Presents BJORN AGAIN
12 June 2021 7:30 PM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 Tickets now on sale! BJORN AGAIN – THE WORLD’S NUMBER ONE ABBA SHOW “MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN 2021 TOUR” Dust off those platform shoes, flares and sequinned jumpsuits and get ready to sing, dance and have the time of your life when the World’s Number One ABBA show BJORN AGAIN comes to town on their “MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN! 2021 Australian Tour.
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Ann-droid - The Wonderful Adventures of a Robot Girl
26 June 2021 11:00 AM
Forge Theatre & Arts Hub
80 McKean Street, Bairnsdale Vic 3875
2021 TICKETS NOW ON SALE 'Ann-droid - The Wonderful Adventures of a Robot Girl' is a family school holiday show that combines theatre with interactive projection, a smart LED costume, a robot ball and a drone! A fascinating show for the whole family combining theatre with the latest interactive technologies in order to create a visually stunning and really interesting performance!