We don't mean to alarm you, but Father's Day is pretty much here. That's right, time to prep breakfast in bed and start rallying the troops (siblings, kids) to help out with the celebrations.
So what are you planning for dear old Dad? If you're thinking socks and jocks AGAIN, we're here to tell you that there is a better way! Whether he's a comedic genius, into the tunes, or after something a bit more unusual, we've got shows for every kind of Dad. Father's Day sorted!
This Dad just thinks he is hilarious, and you have to admit that he comes out with the occasional Dad joke zinger. Treat him to a masterclass in comedy with tickets to these bonafide greats!
- The Umbilical Brothers: Speedmouse - 7.30 pm Friday 30 August
It’s legendary and it’s live. The Umbies are bringing their most beloved show to our place!
- Jimeoin: Result! - 8.00 pm Saturday 21 September, Friday 6 December
Get ready to giggle as one of the kings of comedy brings his unique yet hilarious perspective on life to the Theatre.
- Ross Noble: Humournoid - 8.00 pm Friday 21 February 2020
Ross Noble is coming back to our place! Watch as he does his thang (comedy) in a night of laughs you won't want to miss.
Is your Dad always doing that 'coin behind the ear' trick? Never fear! These top quality illusion acts will inspire Dad to lift his magic tricks to the next level!
- Celtic Illusion Reimagined - 7.30 pm Monday 23 September
Premier Irish Dance and Grand Illusion Magic come together on stage for one sensational performance!
- Cosentino Live - 7.30 pm Tuesday 26 November
Now you see him, now you don't! This legend of illusion is hitting the road to bring you an awesome night of magic and dance!
'Singing in the shower' Dad
No, that's not a cat wailing outside - that's just Dad belting out his favourite classics! Give Dad the chance to sing along to his favourite hits at these tributes to musical royalty!
- Bjorn Again: 30th Anniversary Tour - 8.00 pm Saturday 12 October
Send out an SOS to all your friends!! Bjorn Again are bringing the silks, white boots and Swedish love back to our place to celebrate 30 years of ABBA-tastic hits!
- The Piano Men - 7.00 pm Sunday 20 October
Back due to popular demand - prepare to be taken on a musical journey through some of the greatest songs ever written by piano legends Billy Joel and Elton John.
- Ron Vincent sings Cat Stevens - 8.15 pm Saturday 8 February 2020
It's not time to make a change, just relax and take it easy... soak up your favourite Cat Stevens tunes in this entertaining performance.
You'll know this Dad from a mile away - his idea of a quality night is a fancy suit, some smooth tunes, and a glass of top notch pinot in hand. Indulge Dad's fancy side with these orchestral extravaganzas.
- Carmina Burana - 7.30 pm Saturday 7 September
The Casey Philharmonic Orchestra, the Cranbourne Chorale and the Singularity Choir, come together to bring one of the most popular choir & orchestral performances to life. You'll love this local collaboration of musical powerhouses.
- Melbourne Chamber Orchestra: Flute and Harp - 7.30 pm Friday 13 September
Revel in the works of Mozart with these legends of the chamber music world.
- Casey Concert Band - Classics to Contemporary - 2.00 pm Sunday 13 October
Our very own concert band does it all in a rollercoaster ride across musical genres!
Ugh, this sort of Dad can be the worst to shop for - it's impossible to know what he wants! He'll probably say the love of his children, but we know that really means 'guess!'. Stop the guessing games and get your picky Dad a Bunjil Place Gift Voucher. It's win/win. He gets the gift of choice and can pick a show that he really wants to see, and you'll get first prize in the favourite child competition!
Pick one up online or at the Box Office service desk. Vouchers are valid for one year and can be used to purchase tickets to any show at Bunjil Place - the perfect way to give the gift of arts and entertainment without the bother of checking timetables.