What's on at The Joan
21st January 2018
From a small-town singer with big dreams, to one of Australia's most successful artists.
22nd January 2018 - 23rd January 2018
Voice and Movement: including accents, Shakespeare’s voice, sound exploration, stage combat and physical theatre.
23rd January 2018 - 25th January 2018
Workshops include costume design and storytelling and participants can join for a single day to experience one set of skills, or for the full three days of the program.
23rd January 2018
A summer holiday festival of music and film - Just for kids (and their adults)!
24th January 2018
Embark on a Celtic excursion from Ireland to Scotland and back with John MacNally, Eileen McCann and Scotsman John MacDonald.
9th February 2018
A celebration of Carole King's masterpiece by two of Australia's most loved vocalists.
17th February 2018
After a sold out season at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, here is Ben McCarthy with his brand new show Ben McCarthy: Nevermind.
24th February 2018
Exploring texture in sound and silence.
28th February 2018
A tribute to Buddy Holly and rock-n-roll legends Bill Haley, Dion, Eddie Cochrane, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper.
3rd March 2018
Witness the magic of Johnny Cash and his music through Daniel Thompson and Stuie French’s authentic tribute to this iconic and beloved superstar.
4th March 2018 - 4th March 2018
A festival that aims to invigorate discussion on important issues and ideas that matter to women today.
15th March 2018 - 24th March 2018
A double bill of fresh new work, straight out of Q Lab.
23rd March 2018 - 24th March 2018
The hilarious agony of Benedick and Beatrice's resistance to love is offset by a betrayal that strikes at the heart of two of the people they cherish most. Steampunk and cyber-deception combine in this innovative spin on the Bard's classic rom-com.
24th March 2018
Two sublime works are presented in this concert of transcendent beauty. Come experience sacred choral music at its finest in Mozart's setting of the Requiem Mass.
28th March 2018
Starring Rachael Beck accompanied by piano, This Girl is an intimate journey of song, story and laughs.
6th April 2018 - 6th April 2018
A play by Maryann Master based on David Walliams' best selling novel comes to life onstage!
13th April 2018
Take an exciting musical journey through the career of one of the biggest selling groups of all time in this spectacular celebration of the music of Franki Valli & The Four Seasons!
13th April 2018 - 21st April 2018
Enter the magical world of Seuss!
17th April 2018 - 18th April 2018
The music, the stories and the laughs that stopped the show.
20th April 2018
The Australian Haydn Ensemble presents a thrilling program of Handel and Mozart arias from Agrippina, The Magic Flute and Marriage of Figaro.
25th April 2018
Special Anzac Show: Morning Melodies pays special tribute to the ANZACs with ANZACs Forever, a nostalgic stroll down memory lane.
27th April 2018 - 27th April 2018
A story about dreams, believing in yourself... and a dancing kangaroo.
3rd May 2018
Anh Do's stage show takes his bestselling book a step further, combining stand-up comedy with real life stories, photos and filmed pieces to retell his amazing story.
18th May 2018
A comedy about an atheist surviving cancer by finding god in Lance Armstrong - with song!
20th May 2018 - 25th November 2018
A showcase of impressive talents of 27 young string players performing together with their tutors.
23rd May 2018
The NSW Police Band return for a morning of fabulous music to entertain and delight you.
26th May 2018
PSO celebrates 30 years of music making. The program gives a nod to history while also looking forward to the future. An exciting program of much loved classics, premiere performances and star soloists.
1st June 2018
Jimmy Barnes returns to The Joan with the sequel to the acclaimed and hugely successful live show Working Class Boy.
17th June 2018
Join PSO and George Ellis in Musical Opposites, a show taking you on a journey of exploration, discovering the ins and outs and ups and downs of the orchestra.
19th June 2018
Australia's largest comedy festival is ready to roll back into Penrith!
26th June 2018 - 27th June 2018
A mother's loss. A nation's obsession.
27th June 2018
The dream concert experience – a double concert with two of the world’s most iconic and treasured entertainers!
30th June 2018
Acclaimed as the ‘Angel of Australia’, Mirusia, an award winning classical artist is set to wow the audience in Penrith!
6th July 2018 - 6th July 2018
Q Theatre's Annual Youth Drama Festival
13th July 2018 - 14th July 2018
4 Classic Stories 75 Magical Puppets
17th July 2018 - 18th July 2018
The team behind The 13-, 26- and 52-Storey Treehouses Live on Stage return with the newest, biggest, brightest blockbuster in the series.
25th July 2018
Famous duets and songs, delivered by the big names and voices.
28th July 2018
Rising stars Joshua Oxley and Anna McDougall join the PSO for an evening of opera classics and Broadway highlights. Delight in the energy and wit of favourite excerpts from Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, and the passion and drama of Verdi and Puccini.
10th August 2018 - 11th August 2018
There are the best of days... There are the worst of days... And then there are days like these...
18th August 2018
An orchestra of pianos.
22nd August 2018
Damian Mullin, Bill and Darlene Croft and a three-piece band, they will perform hit songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s by Elvis, John Lennon, Rolling Stones and more!
1st September 2018
A pumping RNB performance, Tiwi Islands style!
1st September 2018
Featuring Penrith's resident symphony orchestra, wonderful soloists from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, and a premiere of a new work as part of PSO's Young Composer Award.
2nd September 2018
A festival of ideas, art and action.
4th September 2018 - 4th September 2018
One Cow. One moon. One mission.
20th September 2018 - 22nd September 2018
The punchlines keep rolling in.
26th September 2018
Frankie J Holden and Michelle Pettigrove, two of Australia’s best-known performers, tell their story of living and loving through songs, stories and a lot of laughs.
28th September 2018
An atmospheric journey from Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons to new Australian music.
5th October 2018 - 6th October 2018
Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war.
12th October 2018
It's going to be a great party, and you're invited!
24th October 2018
Cash Up Front will take you on a journey through the highlights of Cash’s career and the golden age of hits that redefined a genre and have stayed with so many generations for decades.
2nd November 2018 - 3rd November 2018
With an adventure and a friendship to capture children’s imagination, these iconic Australian characters will come to life once more for a new generation of puddin’ fans.
10th November 2018
PSO welcomes back Sadaharu Muramatsu to conduct two of the greatest works of the orchestral repertoire. Winner of the Conservatorium High School Concerto Competition, Andrei Hadap appears as soloist in the epic Piano Concerto No.1 by Brahms.
15th November 2018 - 24th November 2018
A night of art, intrigue and some spectacular canapes.
28th November 2018
The music of two of Australia’s most enduring showbiz legends Olivia Newton John and Peter Allen brought to you by two of Australia’s finest cabaret stars Donna Boyd and Simon Gillespie.
2nd December 2018
Handel’s much-loved work makes a return to PSO’s concert season in 2018 and will feature four exceptional young soloists.
19th December 2018
A Christmas concert and musical extravaganza to put you in the mood for the festive season.
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