2012 Performance Archive


Looking Through A Glass Onion - Up Close and Personal

Saturday 4 February 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by The Harbour Agency                    

"A remarkable celebration of a unique talent... Waters does it brilliantly." - The Spectator, London


Music Of The Night  

Saturday 11 February 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by ATA Allstar Artists P/L

"...generous, beautiful ...a moment in time where anything seemed possible." - Sunday Telegraph


Shine - The Movie

Sunday 19 February 2012, 2.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Regional Theatre
Film Distributor Ronin Films, Canberra

“One of those rare films that warms your heart and stirs your soul.” - Susie Eisenhuth, The Bulletin


Follow That Dream - The Gospel According To Elvis

Friday 24 February 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Abstract Entertainment
Starring Max Pellicano

 "...a rocking musical theatre production." - Media Release


Marches, Musicals and Movies 

Sunday 26 February 2012, 2.00pm
Presented by The Australian Army Band Kapooka                    

“...masterfully illustrating the spectrum of styles from Classical to Big Band... beautifully balanced highlighting the dynamic power, agility and elegance of the concert band.” - President AABC Associ


Kids Proms - 200 Years Of Pop Music For Kids 

Monday 27 February 2012, 11.00am
Presented by The Australian Army Band Kapooka                    

“The conductor and band members captured the students’ attention and imagination throughout.” - Music Teacher


Shine Out West 

Saturday 3 March 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Labyrinth Creative                                        

“...he was clearly master of the moment…one of the year’s most gratifying musical experiences.” - West Australian Newspaper


Big Band Boogie 

Saturday 10 March 2012, 8.000pm
Presented by James Morrison Enterprises

“Then there is James Morrison, who, in this world of superlatives, deserves the highest. He has to be one of the finest trumpeters living and it is a real privilege to listen to a player of his stature.” - The Press



Thursday 15 March 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Critical Stages and The Follies Company Production

“A compelling story that promenades, foxtrots and tangos to life.” - The Age


Dorothy The Dinosaur's Beach Party

Monday 19 March 2012, 10.00am
Presented by The Wiggles Live Australia                    

"This show is Dorothy's best yet!" - Blue Wiggle Anthony Field


Petula Clark - Once More With Love

Wednesday 21 March 2012, 8.00pm - SOLD OUT
Thursday 22 March 2012, 8.00pm - SOLD OUT
Presented by ATA Allstar Artists Pty Ltd                    

"Her career has been extraordinary..." - Press Release


Shaolin Kung Fu

Thursday 29 March 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by 3CT International

“To watch their power being drawn from their mental resolve and inner strength is awe-inspiring...these remarkable athletes will have you breathless and desperate for more." - Hao Zhou, Producer


Dusty and The Divas  

Saturday 31 March 2012, 8.00pm
Sunday 1 April 2012,  2.00pm
Presented by Sharon Rowntree Entertainment, Dubbo Regional Theatre and Rotary Club of South Dubbo Inc.                    

“The cabaret was so popular that it had to be moved to the ballroom to cater for the crowd. Fast moving and lots of fun.” - Courier Mail


Wickedly Showstopping

Friday 13 April 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Regional Theatre                                        

"...a humerous, poignant, surprising and showstopping musical journey" - Press Release


The ABBA Show

Monday 16 April 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Showtime Entertainment

"Showtime has always presented shows that are precisely like an actual live performance of our favorite band; they want you to feel like you are watching the actual Abba perform. And the best part is that you do.” - Biz Community - South Africa


Cliff Joins The Beatles

Friday 20 April 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by The Harbour Agency                    

"...experience an evening you will never forget." - Press Release


Stars of the Southern Cross  

Saturday 21 April 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Prestige Entertainment                                        

"...takes a memorable journey into Australian music through the funny, sad and hard times as well as triumphant times!” - Canberra Times


Eurobeat - Almost Eurovision 

Thursday 26 April 2012, 7.30pm
Friday 27 April 2012, 7.30pm
Saturday 28 April 2012, 2.00pm and 7.30pm
Presented by Dubbo Theatre Company Inc.

“Eurobeat is funny, frivolous, and fabulously over-the-top... it’s a great night in the theatre, and without a doubt, the funniest production of the year.” - Stage Whispers


James and the Giant Peach  

Monday 30 April 2012, 6.30pm
Tuesday 1 May 2012, 10.00am - SOLD OUT!
Tuesday 1 May 2012, 12.00pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by Regional Arts Victoria and Playing With Snails Theatre

“...a wonderful production which will captivate young and old alike. The all-ages play of the year!” - Otago Daily Times, New Zealand


Sesame Street presents Elmo's World Tour

Monday 7 May 2012, 10.00am - SOLD OUT!, 12.00pm and 2.00pm
Presented by Life Like Touring

 "...guaranteed to be an event filled with singing, dancing and entertainment for the whole family." - Time Out, Adelaide


David Campbell - Let's Go  

Thursday 10 May 2012, 7.30pm - SOLD OUT!
Friday 11 May 2012, 8.00pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by Luckiest Productions and The Harbour Agency

“Campbell can certainly sing, and he has the chutzpah to command an audience’s attention.” - Sydney Morning Herald


Revenge of the Electric Car movie screening

Friday 18 May 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Engineers Australia Country Group Dubbo

“Fascinating, a hugely entertaining portrait" - Hollywood Reporter


David Williamson's Let The Sunshine   

Tuesday 22 May 2012, 7.30pm
Wednesday 23 May 2012, 11.00am
Presented by HIT Productions
Starring Peter Phelps, Alexandra Fowler, Dennis Coard, Toni Scanlan, Ryan Hayward and Hannah Norris

"This play’s scale, its themes and its humour are a perfect fit. … a muchanticipated return to the stage.” - Sydney Morning Herald


Men In Pink Tights

Friday 25 May 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Retfar Entertainment

"Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant." - New York Daily Times


John Williamson Live In Conert

Saturday 26 May 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Artist Network

"A modern day poet firmly cemented in the nation’s musical culture." - Press Release


Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow  

Sunday 27 May 2012, 7.00pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by Melbourne Comedy Festival                    

“Not only will this Roadshow leave you with all sorts of stitches and aches, it will make your cheeks burn and your jaw sore too.” - Caloundra Weekly


Guy Sebastian - Armageddon Tour 2012

Wednesday 6 June 2012, 7.30pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by The Harbour Agency                    

"I can’t wait to get out and do what I do best, which is sing and hang out with my fans. This one is going to be big!” - Guy Sebastian


The Class of '59 Rock Around Australia Tour

Friday 22 June 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by The Harbour Agency                    

"Rock and roll comes alive again in this terriffic show worthy of an international audience." - Ritchie York, journalist


City of Dubbo Eisteddfod 42nd Anniversary Grand Concert

Saturday 23 June 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by The City of Dubbo Eisteddfod Society

"...showcasing a selection of the wonderful talent that has been staged during the 21 days of Dubbo’s major cultural event." - Media Release


Nick Jr.'s Dora The Explorer Live!

Saturday 30 June 2012, 10.30am and 1.00pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by LifeLike Touring
Starring Dora, Map, Backpack, Boots, Diego

"...fans will delight in this two act, song and dance spectacular that invites them to think, sing and play along." - Press Release


Christine Anu presents Rewind - The Aretha Franklin Songbook

Thursday 12 July 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by The Harbour Agency                    

"Nobody says it or sings it better than Ms. Aretha Franklin. She is one of my greatest influences and an inspiration to black pride and feminine empowerment." - Christine Anu


Fiesta of Favourites  

Saturday 21 July 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by The Larrikin and The Lady Productions                    

“We are all on a high! Our night was a tremendous success because of your stunning and highly professional performances.” - Master Builders Award Evening, Royal Pines


'Allo 'Allo - Dubbo Theatre Company

Friday 27 July 2012, 8.00pm
Saturday 28 July 2012, 2.00pm and 8.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Theatre Company                    

"A great night’s entertainment" - Peter Kemp, Stage Whispers


Western NSW Drama Festival

Tuesday 31 July 2012, 1.30pm

Happy Birthday Peter Rabbit  

Thursday 2 August 2012, 6.30pm
Friday 3 August 2012, 10.00am - SOLD OUT!
Friday 3 August 2012, 12.00noon
Presented by Garry Ginivan Attractions

“Beatrix Potter fans hang on every familiar word and there is a timeless appeal for both children and nostalgic adults alike.” - Adelaide Advertiser


Don Quixote - The Dancer's Company  

Tuesday 7 August 2012, 7.30pm
Wednesday 8 August 2012, 7.30pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by The Australian Ballet

“Full of spirited yet disciplined dancing and with the dancers carrying the storyline along easily and clearly, this was a classy production.” - The Canberra Times



Don Giovanni                 

Tuesday 14 August 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Opera Australia's Oz Opera

“Widely regarded as the greatest opera ever composed...a brilliant combination of stark human tragedy and touching comedy, set to music of limitless genius.” - The Guardian


The School for Wives  

Friday 17 August 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Bell Shakespeare

“...enormously entertaining and laugh-out-loud funny... never a dull moment.” - Herald Sun


Best Australian Pianist in the 2012 Competition

Sunday 19 August 2012, 2.00pm
Presented by Sydney International Piano Competition of Australia                    

"...internationally recognized as one of the world's great Piano Competitions." - Media Release


What A Man's Gotta Do  

Thursday 23 August 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Beyond the Threshold

“Andrew Horabin looks like a young Paul Kelly. He writes and delivers songs like Rory McLeod and has a stage-style as sharp and eloquent as Wil Anderson.” - Entertainment Geelong


Diving for Pearls  

Friday 31 August 2012, 8.00pm
Saturday 1 September 2012, 2.00pm

Presented by HIT Productions

“...a play buoyed up from harsh beginning to harsh end with the wry, bitter yet ultimately heart-warming humour of survival...” - Brian Hoad, Belvoir Theatre


Michael Jackson HIStory II

Tuesday 4 September 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Showtime Management Australia
Starring Kenny Wizz

"The real deal." - Herald Sun, Melbourne


A Night to Remember of Stage and Screen

Thursday 6 September 2012, 11.00am
Thursday 6 September 2012, 7.00pm -
Presented by Dubbo Public School                    

"...a music and dance extravaganza" - Press Release


The Tardis That Rocked

Wednesday 12 September 2012, 6.30pm - SOLD OUT!
Presented by St Laurence's Primary School                    

"...a colourful cast of characters" - Press Release


Encore Encore  

Saturday 15 September 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Black Tie Cabaret                    

“From top cruise ships such as the QE2, to world class resorts and great concert halls Black Tie Cabaret have captivated audiences and been asked back again and again.” - ATA All Star Artists, Sydney


Red Wharf: Beyond The Rings Of Satire

Tuesday 2 October 2012, 2.00pm
Presented by Sydney Theatre Company

"Nothing and no one will be spared - and that's just the way we like it." - Media Release


Maestro, Maestro  

Saturday 6 October 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by David Scheel                    

“A sheer delight... Scheel’s ability to take the audience from hysterics to tears in a matter of minutes, is unique.” - Canberra Times


From Russia With Love  

Sunday 7 October 2012, 3.00pm
Presented by The Macquarie Philharmonia

“One of Australia’s most exciting orchestras. Your orchestra!” - Mark Shiell, Chief Conductor, Macquarie Philharmonia


From The Ground Up  

Friday 12 October 2012, 8.00pm - SOLD OUT! 
Saturday 13 October 2012, 1.00pm
Presented by Circus Oz

“…this show is charming, cheeky, and totally over the top.” - The Age


The Glenn Miller Orchestra

Sunday 14 October 2012, 4.00pm and 7.30pm
Presented by ATA Allstar Artists

"...a colourful and flamboyant evening filled with fun and nostalgia of the 30s and 40s... sought all around the world and in addition to recreating the golden era of swing, we bring to life the colour, costumes and spirit." - Musical Director Rick Gerber


The Kings Of Country

Wednesday 17 October 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Abstract Entertainment                    

"Three great performers on stage together combined with their own band make The Kings of Country a must see show." - Media Release


Little DREAMers

Saturday 20 October 2012, 12.00pm
Presented by The DREAM Festival                    

"See the stars of tomorrow light up the stage alongside some of Australia's leading professional performers!" - Media Release


The DREAM Dance Challenge

Saturday 20 October 2012, 7.00pm
Presented by The DREAM Festival                    

"Dancers from regional NSW will battle it out at the DREAM Dance Challenge... be entertained by these exceptional performers!" - Media Release


Somebody's Baby

Friday 2 November 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Western Plains Theatre Company

"...a powerful modern drama that explores a very important and timely subject." - Media Release


Johnny Cash - The Concert

Friday 9 November 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Happy Days Records                    

"...captures the spirit of this iconic superstar." - Media Release


Wind In The Willows

Saturday 17 November 2012, 2.00pm and 5.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Theatre Company Inc.

"...hilarious twist on the favourite children’s tale." - Media Release


Divine Divas

Thursday 22 November 2012, 8.00pm
Presented by Mario Maiolo Promotions Pty Ltd

"These Aussie boys will take you on a journey into a world of thrilling performances, sequined gowns, flamboyant feathers, amazing wigs and dazzling jewellery." - Media Release


Dubbo Ballet Studio Variety Gala

Monday 26 November 2012, 7.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Ballet Studio

"...some of our most acclaimed pieces of the year..." - Media Release


of earth and sky  

Wednesday 28 November 2012, 7.30pm
Presented by Bangarra Dance Theatre                    

"...a beautiful dance theatre exploration of spirituality, culture and the body... humbly beautiful and gently stirring.” - The Age


Destination Dance

Sunday 2 December 2012, 11.00am and 5.00pm
Presented by Stepping Out Dance Factory

"...an energetic and exciting array of dance acts." - Media Release


Honk! Jr and Fame Jr

Saturday 8 December 2012, 1.00pm and 7.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Ballet Studio