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Denise Scott: Mother Bare

Presented by Token Events

From giving birth to empty nester, Scotty is ready to lay it all bare.

WINNER the Barry Award for Most Outstanding Show, Melbourne Comedy Festival 2014

This is Denise’s most ambitious show yet, bringing together all of her stories on motherhood – as both a mother and as a daughter. Hilarious, intimate and rivetingly honest, this will be a night with one of Australia’s funniest storytellers laying it all bare on the most universal of themes.

Mother Bare is a laugh-a-minute, intimate night in the theatre for anyone who’s ever had a mother!

Denise Scott is a household name as one of Australia’s favourite comedians. As seen on Spicks and Specks and Winners and Losers.

WINNER Directors’ Choice Award at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2011
WINNER Helpmann Award for Best Comedy Performance 2011


has the audience in the palm of her hand… a consummate storyteller and comedian… comic gold.

Herald Sun

this is a show that Denise Scott’s whole career – indeed her whole life – has been building up to… it’s impossible not to enjoy this.


…as reliably funny as Bruce Springsteen reliably rocks

Herald Sun


About the Venue

Common Questions

How do I get to Brisbane Powerhouse?
See our Getting Here page.

Is parking available?
There is limited free-of-charge, all-day, on-site car parking at Brisbane Powerhouse. If you are travelling by car, please arrive early to secure a park. Additional free parking is available in New Farm Park accessible via our link road, which is opened after 5pm every day.

What time should I arrive?
It's best to arrive at least 30-40 minutes before the show start time to find a car park, pick up your tickets at box office and make your way to the venue. The doors of the venue will open approximately 10-15 minutes prior to show time.

Where do I pick up my tickets?
Tickets will be available for pick up from Box Office 60 minutes prior to show time.

Is there food and drink available

Brisbane Powerhouse has two on-site restaurants; Bar Alto and Watt Restaurant + Bar. More information can be found on our Eat + Drink page.

See more common questions and learn everything you need to know about your visit to Brisbane Powerhouse on our FAQ page.

Get the most out of your visit

See an exhibition
See the world for free with awe-inspiring visual art from just about everywhere. Make sure you don’t miss anything – explore all of the foyers on the main and bottom floors. See what's on.

Explore New Farm Park
Brisbane Powerhouse is located next to the beautiful New Farm Park, one of Brisbane’s most popular and much loved recreational facilities. Pack a picnic, smell the roses in the garden, play a game of tennis, let the kids loose in the playground, enjoy a coffee, or just sit back and take in the sunshine.

There is a wide array of accommodation close to our venue that caters to every budget. Brisbane Powerhouse recommends The JohnsonTryp HotelSofitel BrisbaneKirribilli Riverfront ApartmentsEdward Lodge and Heal House for both short term and longer visits.