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Music Theatre

Miracle City

Presented by The Theatre Division

Discover one of Musical Theatre’s best kept secrets with Nick Enright and Max Lambert’s Australian made masterpiece, Miracle City

Without doubt one of the most celebrated and adored pieces of Australian Theatre, MIRACLE CITY has been hailed by critics as ‘A Triumph of Australian Musical Theatre’ – The Guardian, ‘Superb’ – Daily review and ‘Unique, Powerful & Exhilarating’ – Arts Review. Jump back to the 80s as part of the ‘studio audience’ of a live-to-air televangelical TV show and meet the Truswells from Tennessee – a family with a dream to build a religious amusement park.

Starring ARIA award winner Missy Higgins, Gus Murray (The Great Gatsby, McLeod’s Daughters, Packed to the Rafters) and Kellie Rode (MAMMA MIA!, Rocky Horror Show).

Strictly limited season, don’t miss out!

Reviews

a triumph of Australian music theatre

The Guardian

It remains a genuinely excellent piece of satirical musical theatre, able to thrill and rattle its audience in equal measure.

Daily Review

‘Higgins - whose performance as the recovering addict Bonnie Mae is very good, incidentally – has the entire room hanging on her every syllable singing I'll Hold On

The Sydney Morning Herald

More Info

Lyrics Nick Enright
Music Max Lambert

Book by Nick Enright
Based on a concept by Max Lambert

 

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.

Accommodation
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.