2017 Performance Archive



Boys in The Band    

Saturday 4 February 2017, 7.30pm   
Produced by SMA Productions

"Their vocals are dreamy, their dance moves slick and their arrangements tight. The audience
lapped it up like root beer at a 1950's soda shop..."
Business Day Live, Johannesburg 


2016 CAT Awards 22nd Gala Event   

Saturday 18 February 2017, 6.00pm 
Presented by CAT Awards Ltd with Icon Water & ActewAGL

"The 2016 CAT Awards will bring show business royalty and outstanding non-professional performers
to Dubbo..." 
The Daily Liberal


Cowboys and Angels    

Wednesday 22 February 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Abstract Entertainment

"This trio is the epitome of the modern country sound..." Media Release 


The Australian Tenors - The Power of Love Tour    

Friday 24 February 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Australian Global Entertainment

"The Australian Tenors have the spirit of excellence that we, as a country, wish to present
to the world." 
John Howard, former Prime Minister of Australia


The Searchers - The Solid Gold Hits Tour    

Tuesday 28 February 2017, 8.00pm  
Presented by ATA Allstar Artists

"The night was fantastic, the music was superb, The Searchers are still brilliant."  Media Release


Johnny Cash The Concert - Walk the Line    

Saturday 4 March 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by The Harbour Agency

"The dedication of all the members of the band was impressive...throughout the performance their
love of the man and his music shone through." 
Karen Ractliffe


All About Women Satellite Event 2017    

Sunday 5 March 2017, 10.30am   
Presented by Sydney Opera House

"...talks and debates on ideas that matter to women, providing an important platform for
women's voices"  Media Release 


Mr Stink    

Thursday 2 March 2017, 12noon | 6.00pm
Friday 3 March 2017, 10.00am | 12noon   
Produced by CDP Theatre Producers

"Boisterous fun...the young audience ...thoroughly enjoyed this quality production"  Daily Telegraph


Shirley Valentine  

Saturday 11 March 2017, 2.00pm   
Produced by Christine Harris & HIT Productions

"Shirley learns...as she unravels her own sexual and social identity.  The play is not only funny,
it is also moving." 
Financial Times



Thursday 23 March 2017, 7.30pm   
Produced by shake & stir theatre co and QPAC

"Grab the garlic and get set to sink your teeth into another bloody classic and don't miss
shake & stir's latest triumph." 
The Sunday Mail


Swan Lake    

Sunday 26 March 2017, 5.00pm
Monday 27 March 2017, 7.30pm   
Presented by Moscow Ballet La Classique

"A gloriously traditional production that captures all of the fairy tale enchantment and beauty
one could wish for." 
 Manawatu Standard 


Peace Train - A Tribute to Cat Stevens    

Friday 31 March 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by The Harbour Agency

"Darren Coggan seamlessly weaves the Cat Stevens story in song and speech in what ends with a 
standing ovation."  Sunday Herald Sun


Songs from Stage and Screen   

Saturday 1 April 2017, 8.00pm   
Produced by Cre8ion

"I've died and gone to heaven. Ridiculous, just so good. Astonishing! A triumph, a triumph"  Alan Jones,
2GB Radio


Big, Blonde and Beautiful 

Sunday 9 April 2017, 2.00pm   
Produced by Voicebox

"Martine Pavey...connects seamlessly with her audience and develops a rapport that they love."  
Greg Hordacre, Director, The Drum Theatre


The World of Musicals 

Tuesday 11 April 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Rokitz Group and Mayo Entertainment

"...get ready to be enthralled and sing along to all your favourite and much loves musicals in one
unforgettable evening." 
Media Release


An Evening At The Proms - A Musical Spectacular

Friday 21 April 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Australian Global Enertainment

"Cooper has a very clean technique and a voluptuous tone...with a tangible sense of having fun."  
Sydney Morning Herald


Little Mermaid JR

Saturday 6 May 2017, 2.00pm | 5.00pm
Sunday 7 May 2017, 2.00pm 
Presented by Dubbo Theatre Company in association with PCYC Drama Club

"Little Mermaid JR is an enchanting look at the sacrifices we all make for love and acceptance."  
Media Release 


Diary of a Wombat

Tuesday 16 May 2017, 6.00pm
Wednesday 17 May 2017, 10.00am | 12noon   
Presented by Monkey Baa Theatre Company

"Monkey Baa isn't about putting good books on stage...it makes kids think and feel as well."  
Jackie French, Australian Children's Laureate 2014/15


The Australian Bee Gees Show

Thursday 18 May 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by The Harbour Agency

"This Bee Gees tribute sustains the 'Fever'."  Mike Weatherford, Las Vegas Review Journal


Music Through the Ages

Friday 21 April 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by The Sydney Symphony Orchestra

"Some of the finest playing I have heard from the orchestra, from the sinewy intensity of cellos...
to the 
serenely balanced radiance of the final chord."  Sydney Morning Herald 


The Bootleg Beach Boys

Thursday 1 June 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Abstract Entertainment

"Impeccable harmonies."  Olympic Theatre


Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow

Friday 2 June 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Melbourne International Comedy Festival

"Side-splitting fun, razor sharp, high velocity wit."   Daily Examiner, Grafton


The Best of The Eagles

Saturday 3 June 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by The Harbour Agency

"From the start of the show they had the audience captivated and if you closed your eyes you would
swear you were listening to the original band." 
Mark Hammond, Astor Theatre Perth


Sydney Youth Orchestra State Showcase Concert

Sunday 4 June 2017, 2.00pm   
Presented by Sydney Youth Orchestras

"The performance of the combined forces of SYO and local Central West Musicians."  Media Release


City of Dubbo Eisteddfod 47th Grand Concert

Sunday 25 June 2017, 3.00pm   
Presented by City of Dubbo Eisteddfod

"...a showcase of the outstanding talent that has been staged during the three weeks of Dubbo's
major cultural event." 
Media Release


Frame of Mind

Saturday 1 July 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Sydney Dance Company

"...danced crisply and flawlessly...it is passionate yet highly precise, demanding and often
The Guardian



Sunday 2 July 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Renegade Films Australia

"This is great...and what an incredible band! If only we had a show like this in America!
 Steve Earle


Eclipse - An Illusion and Dance Spectacular

Tuesday 4 July 2017, 7.30pm
Presented by Base Entertainment 

"Master Illusionist Anthony Street will take you on a rollercoaster ride as you witness spectacular
grand illusions, from levitations to baffling appearances." 
Media Release


Erth's Prehistoric Aquarium

Friday 7 July 2017, 6.30pm   
Saturday 8 July 2017, 10.00am | 2.00pm
Produced by Erth Visual and Physical Incorporated

"This children's show offers a dose of science, a dash of humour and whole lot of wonder, as Erth
brings prehistoric marine creatures to life." 
In Daily


Kitty Flanagan - SMASHING!

Saturday 15 July 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by A-List Entertainment

"Love songs, sex, algorithms, chimps, clowns and psychics, everything is getting 'smashed'.
Media Release


Mark Vincent - You Raised Me Up

Saturday 16 July 2017, 8.00pm   
Presented by Australian Global Entertainment

"As soon as I heard Mark's voice, I knew I had found my Freddie!"  Dame Julie Andrews


Bakersfield Mist

Thursday 20 July 2017, 7.30pm   
Presented by Tasmanian Theatre Co & Straightjacket Productions

"Inspired by true events, this sparkling and colourful new comedy-drama asks vital questions
about what makes art and people truly authentic." 
The Telegraph


Harrison Craig - Kings of Vegas

Saturday 22 August 2017, 8.00pm
Presented by The Harbour Agency

"These guys created a style and turned it into a timeless genre."  Harrison Craig


Encore by Dubbo Theatre Company

Friday 28 July 2017, 8.00pm   
Saturday 29 July 2017, 2.00pm | 8.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Theatre Company Inc

"Sybil and I thought it was delightful."  B Fawlty


We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Wednesday 31 July 2017, 6.30pm
Tuesday 1 August 2017, 10.00am | 12.00pm   
Produced by Garry Ginivan Attractions

"Charming and fun...perfect for kids 8 and under."  The Melbourne Age


Prada's Priscillas - An all-male revue

Thursday 17 August 2017, 8.00pm
Presented by Sydney Drag Queen

"Jam-packed with dazzling feathers, wigs, head-pieces, costumes and performance, you will not forget this glittering drag spectacular."  Media Release 

Cirque Africa

Friday 18 August 2017, 7.30pm
Presented by Cirque Africa Unique Entertainments

"It's a one of a kind show that is sure to amaze and enthrall all who see it. A 100% African cultural experience."  Media Release


Paris Underground Encore

Saturday 26 August 2017, 8.00pm
Produced by Madotti and Vegas 

"Sexy, alluring, atmospheric, accomplished, supremely entertaining vaudville...absolutely delivers on all it promises and then some."  Stage Whispers

   Glorious! by Peter Quilter

Friday 1 September, 8.00pm
Produced by Christine Harris & HIT Productions

"A delightful and blissfully funny play that generates a rare glow of warmth and generous laughter."  Daily Telegraph

  Michael Jackson - The Legacy Tour

Sunday 3 September, 8.00pm
Presented by Abstract Entertainment

"The world's greatest tribute to the world's greatest entertainer - Michael Jackson."  Media Release
   The Merchant of Venice

Tuesday 12 September, 10.30am and 7.30pm
Presented by Bell Shakespeare

"Bell Shakespeare’s latest offering is sure to be the crowd pleaser that audiences have come to expect from the trail blazing theatre company." Arts Hub

  Carnival of the Animals

Saturday 16 September, 10.00am and 2.00pm
Produced by Circa and QPAC Out of the Box Festival

"Magical to experience...a truly beautiful piece of interactive theatre."  Theatre Review, New Zealand

  Shape Shifters

Thursday 21 September, 7.00pm
Produced by Dubbo Ballet Studio

"A non-stop dance spectacle, loaded with infectious energy."  Media Release

  Pauly's Fat Pizza and Housos Comedy Spectacular

Friday 22 September, 7.30pm
Presented by Pushworth and Antichocko Productions

"The new 'Crown Prince of Rude' appears in a bourbon-fuelled, bogan, subwoofer bonanza of comedy!"  Media Release

  2017 Moorambilla Voices Concert

Saturday 23 September, 4.00pm and 7.00pm
Sunday 24 September, 11.00am

Produced by Moorambilla Voices

"Experience the incredible choirs of Moorambilla Voices as they celebrate 12 magnificent years in another iconic Moorambilla Gala Concert."  Media Release

  Isla Grant in Concert

Saturday 30 September, 7.30pm
Presented by Grand International Concerts

"Scotland's legendary singer/song-writer Isla Grant returns to Australia with her exciting new songs, plus her extensive repertoire of most loved music."  Media Release
     Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

Thursday 5 October, 7.30pm
Presented by Sydney Comedy Festival

"A very lucky audience was brought to tears, to fits of laughter courtesy of the Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase..."  AU Review  
    Reception The Musical

Saturday 7 October, 8.00pm
Presented by Bethany Simons and Critical Stages

"A flawless duet of music and acting. Comedic, energetic, highly entertaining. ... Both script and music are compatible and the comedy is constant and appealing. I would highly recommend this delightful, entertaining musical."  Stage Whispers
    You Got It! A Salute to Roy Orbison

Sunday 8 October, 3.00pm
Presented by Wesley Orbison

"By experiencing this show, you could not get any closer to the late, great Roy Orbison!"  Tony Conway, Roy Orbison's former booking agent
    Giselle by The Australian Ballet

Friday 13 October, 7.30pm
Saturday 14 October, 1.30pm

Presented by The Australian Ballet

"A marvel of precision and ethereal beauty...Giselle is really the perfect ballet!"  The Guardian
     The Rhythms of Ireland

Monday 16 October, 8.00pm
Presented by Raglan Road Productions

"...kicked up a storm and sent the audience wild with their lightning rhythmical feet and captivating lively performance" Theatre Review
    Room on the Broom

Wednesday 18 October, 9.30am, 11.30am & 1.30pm
Produced by CDP with a Tall Stories Production, Sydney

"…cleverly done…a rollicking ride." Sydney Morning Herald
    Jason Owen Sings John Denver

Friday 20 October, 8.00pm
Presented by the Harbour Agency

"I've put my own touch on each track but kept true to the uniqueness of John's creativity" Jason Owen
    The Glenn Miller Orchestra

Wednesday 25 October, 7.30pm
Presented by ATA Allstar Artists

"A spectacular rendition of old classics and upbeat favourites." The Australian Stage
    Secret Bridesmaids' Business

Saturday 28 October 2017, 7.30pm
Presented by Wesley House Players Inc., Dubbo

"It was really different, very entertaining and very well acted." Sharon Ford, Dubbo
    A Festival of Russian Ballet

Saturday 4 November, 8.00pm
Sunday 5 November, 2.00pm

Presented by Russian Ballet Ltd, Moscow

"In a night that overflows with all things ballet, you can’t help be swept up by the sheer panache of the Imperial Russian Ballet Company dancers." The West Australian
    Queen - The Magic Tour

Saturday 11 November, 8.00pm
Presented by Premier Entertainment

A truly memorable experience, reliving the Queen performance as seen at Wembley Stadium in 1986.
    Menopause the Musical

Wednesday 29 November, 8.00pm
Presented by Abstract Touring

"Ninety minutes of extraordinary fun." Australian Stage
    The Arrival

Saturday 9 December, 1.00pm and 7.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Ballet Studio

Dubbo Ballet Studio presents a beautiful story that is sure to tug on the heart strings.

Beethoven & Mendelssohn by ACO Collective

Beethoven & Mendelssohn by ACO Collective

Beethoven & Mendelssohn by ACO Collective

Beethoven & Mendelssohn by ACO Collective

Beethoven & Mendelssohn by ACO Collective

Damien Lieth- 10th Anniversary Tour

Damien Lieth- 10th Anniversary Tour

Damien Lieth- 10th Anniversary Tour