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Do We Need Another Hero?
19 April - 7 June

Regional Do We Need Another Hero? Queensland Tour                                

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Do We Need Another Hero? is a joyful celebration of songs about bravery and heroism. From pop to opera, country to classical, this live musical tribute features chart-topping anthems and unique mashups that will have you dancing in your seat.

Timeless hits about bravery and heroism from artists like The Beatles, David Bowie, John Farnham and more, intertwine with opera classics from composers like Beethoven and Bizet to provide the soundtrack for our story as we search for what it means to be a hero. Exploring the musical archives, we discover that not all heroes wear capes.

From the creative minds behind Are You Lonesome Tonight and Lady Sings the Maroons, this new musical showcases Queensland’s finest talent including Marcus Corowa, Luke Volker, Jason Barry-Smith, Ruby Clark and Shikara Ringdahl. Sing along with these artists as they take songs you know and love and weave them into a story for the whole family. Do We Need Another Hero? believes that each person possesses a unique superpower, and grand acts of courage need not always make headlines. This show will delight and encourage you to reflect on the idea that everyone can be a hero, if only for a day.

CREATIVE TEAM
Musical Director/Arranger Luke Volker
Concept/Director Laura Hansford
Costume Karen Cochet
Lighting Wes Bluff

CAST
Shikara Ringdahl
Ruby Clark
Marcus Corowa
Jason Barry-Smith
Luke Volker

Tickets on sale and available to purchase directly from each venue – links below.

More venues to be added – check back soon!

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Schedule/Program
Brisbane - Brisbane Racing Club
Friday, April 19 2024
Event passed
Toowoomba - Armitage Centre
Saturday, April 20 2024
Event passed
Maryborough - Brolga Theatre
Tuesday, April 23 2024
Event passed
Proserpine - Proserpine Entertainment Centre
Saturday, April 27 2024
Event passed
Ingham - JL Kelly Theatre
Thursday, May 2 2024
Event passed
Hughenden - Festival of Outback Skies
Sunday, May 5 2024
Event passed
Cloncurry - Cloncurry Shire Hall
Wednesday, May 8 2024
Event passed
Mount Isa - Mount Isa Civic Centre
Friday, May 10 2024
Event passed
Winton - Crack up Sisters DustArena
Wednesday, May 15 2024
Event passed
Longreach - QANTAS Founders Museum
Monday, May 20 2024
Event passed
Barcaldine - Barcaldine Town Hall
Wednesday, May 22 2024
Event passed
Blackall - Blackall Historical Woolscour
Thursday, May 23 2024
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Quilpie - Baldy Top
Saturday, May 25 2024
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Stonehenge - Stonehenge
Tuesday, May 28 2024
Free Event
Roma - Roma Cultural Centre Auditorium
Thursday, May 30 2024
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Goondiwindi - Waggamba Community Cultural Centre
Saturday, June 1 2024
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Caloundra - The Events Centre Playhouse Theatre
Friday, June 7 2024
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Bond University - ADCO Amphitheatre and Alumni Court
Saturday, June 8 2024
FREE - Registration

Our partners

Government Partners
  • Queensland Government
  • Creative Australia
Philanthropy Partners
  • Tim Fairfax Family Foundation
  • ACF - Australian Cultural Fund
Major Partners
  • Downtown Toyota
  • St Hilda's
Supporting Partners
  • Cisco
  • Data3
  • Kawai
  • Outback Queensland Tourism Association
  • REX

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