Sunday, 5 August 2018

DUSTIER THAN EVER: Chris Cook sings SLIM DUSTY


SUN 5 AUG 2PM

DUSTIER THAN EVER: 

Chris Cook sings SLIM DUSTY
[LIVE music]

$15 | $12 group 10+




Dustier than Ever is a 90 minute Show presented with the permission of Joy McKean, Slim Dusty's wife has been performed over 100 times in the last 5 years, with a devotion to, admiration of and love for the songs of Slim Dusty.

Chris Cook plays fast and furious guitar, highly polished bluegrass banjo and energetic country fiddle with his distinctive and inimitable style, infectious enthusiasm and extensive repertoire. Chris is a multi-instrumentalist and song-writer who wrote 3 songs recorded by Slim Dusty, and is accompanied by a very able double-bass player who also sings and a drummer/percussionist.


Chris has recently performed by invitation with Anne Kirkpatrick and Slim Dusty's Band ,The Travelling Country Band .

The songs and music are accompanied by Chris's encyclopedic knowledge of Slim's music and snippets from times he and Slim spent together. Dustier than Ever is a Show to be remembered.

Saturday, 28 July 2018

ANDRE RIEU ’s 2018 Maastricht Concert

AMORE My Tribute to Love

Filmed live in concert 
encore ON SCREEN 
at The World Theatre

2PM SAT 28th July 2018
2PM SUN 29th July 2018

One of the most popular live acts in the world, the King of the Waltz André Rieu has announced that his 2018 Maastricht concerts will be screened in cinemas as he performs his hometown shows this year with a celebration of love.

Tickets $20 | conc $15 student







Friday, 27 July 2018

UPGRADE (MA15+)


 1h 40min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi


 Friday, Jul 27                     8:50PM  *new*
  Saturday, Jul 28               8:50PM
  Sunday, Jul 29                  3:30PM
  Wednesday, Aug 1        8:50PM  FINAL

Set in the near-future, technology controls nearly all aspects of life. But when Grey, a self-identified technophobe, has his world turned upside down, his only hope for revenge is an experimental computer chip implant called Stem.

Director/Writer: Leigh Whannell

Stars: Logan Marshall-Green, Richard Anastasios, Rosco Campbell

SICARIO 2: DAY OF THE SOLDADO (MA15+) 2018


 2h 2min | Action, Crime, Drama

  Friday, Aug 3    8:40PM
  Saturday, Aug 4               8:40PM
  Sunday, Aug 5  3:40PM
  Wednesday, Aug 8        8:50PM  FINAL

The drug war on the US-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro.

Director: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Taylor Sheridan, Taylor Sheridan (characters)
Stars: Josh Brolin, Benicio Del Toro, Catherine Keener


Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men [LIVE]

Fall in love again with the golden age of dance... 


Sat 11 AUG 2PM      


Let’s turn back the clock and celebrate the wonderful era of the Hollywood movie musicals and the song and dance men that made it so magical. Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men brings together the exciting dance routines and fabulous songs of legendary performers in one glorious stage production. 

Following the famous and immortalised male dancers of the Hollywood movie musicals like Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Bing Crosby, Donald O’Connor and Frank Sinatra. 

Starring Shay Debney and Mikey Halcrow, take a nostalgic trip with some of the most memorable music ever written including: The Way You Look Tonight, Pennies From Heaven, Be A Clown, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Blue Skies, That’s Entertainment, You’re the Top, Make Em Laugh and many more. 

With plenty of toe-tapping tunes and great show-stopping dancing, Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men gives you a sneak peek into the lives, the songs and the dance routines of the best song and dance men of all time, leaving you with a smile on your face and a spring in your step.


The show is a 80 minute musical cabaret, currently starring Shay Debney and Mikey Halcrow. Together they tell the stories of, and sing and dance their way through, the great bygone era in a performance that channels Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Danny Kaye and many more..… .accompanied by Shanon Whitelock on a grand piano.



The song list includes: Makin Whoopee, I Wanna Be a Dancin Man, Be a Clown, Yankee Doddle Dandy, Make Em Laugh, Hello Dolly, Well Did You Evah, Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Candy Man, It’s De-Lovely, The Way You Look Tonight, Fly Me to the Moon, Pennies From Heaven, True Love, That’s Entertainment, Blue Skies, Team Work, Pardners, You’re the Top, Side by Side, A Couple of Song and Dance Men, The Babbitt and the Bromide, Top Hat White Tie and Tails, Puttin on the Ritz, I’ve Got Rhythm, Singin in the Rain, My Bojangles and My Way.

SKYSCRAPER [M]

1h45m  | Action, Crime, Drama

   Friday, Jul 27                    8:45PM   *new*
  Saturday, Jul 28               1:30PM  8:45PM
  Sunday, Jul 29                  1:30PM
  Wednesday, Aug 1           8:45PM
  Friday, Aug 3                    6:40PM
  Saturday, Aug 4               1:40PM  6:40PM
  Sunday, Aug 5                  1:40PM
  Wednesday, Aug 8        10:40AM; 8:55PM  FINAL 

FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and U.S. war veteran Will Sawyer now assesses security for skyscrapers. On assignment in Hong Kong he finds the tallest, safest building in the world suddenly ablaze, and he's been framed for it. A wanted man on the run, Will must find those responsible, clear his name and somehow rescue his family who are trapped inside the building...above the fire line.

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Writer: Rawson Marshall Thurber

Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Pablo Schreiber

Thursday, 26 July 2018

THE LEISURE SEEKER [M]


 1h 52min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

Thursday, Jul 26        7:00PM  60s Better FUNDRAISER $15
Friday, Jul 27                    6:40PM
Saturday, Jul 28               6:40PM
Wednesday, Aug 1        10:40AM;  6:40PM   FINAL

A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

Director: Paolo Virzì
Writers: Michael Zadoorian (novel), Stephen Amidon (screenplay)
Stars: Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Kirsty Mitchell




Saturday, 21 July 2018

CRAZY RICH ASIANS (2018) Comedy



This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.

Director: Jon M. Chu
Writers: Peter Chiarelli (screenplay by), Kevin Kwan (based on the novel by)
Stars: Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding




MCKELLEN: PLAYING THE PART (M)

1h 32min | Documentary, Biography
 
Feature documentary on the life and work of Sir Ian McKellen.

Director: Joe Stephenson
Stars: Ian McKellen, Scott Chambers, Luke Evans, Milo Parker, Adam Brown, Frances Barber, Penny Clapcott

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (PG ) 2018

 | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
see it in cinemas Sept school holidays…

A working-class family man, Christopher Robin, encounters his childhood friend Winnie-the-Pooh, who helps him to rediscover the joys of life.

Director: Marc Forster
Writers: Alex Ross Perry (screenplay by), Allison Schroeder (screenplay by) 
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael

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