• Get Ready!

    Image Credit: Joel Deveraux

  • Get Ready!

    Image Credit: Joel Deveraux


Get Ready!

with Ruby Slippers and Friends

Presented by Ruby Slippers in partnership with Brisbane Powerhouse

An interactive two hour makeup party – talk show meets tutorial meets a LIVE Get Ready With Me!

Hosted by high-femme burlesque babe and self-confessed makeup abuser Ruby Slippers (VIC), you’re invited to the workroom to ask questions and get answers from a different guest drag artist every night as they paint one of their signature looks on a model live on stage!

From snatched femme queens to club kids to bearded drag enigmas and gender clowns, watch and learn from a smorgasbord of Australia’s finest, known for pushing the boundaries of drag.

Special Guests:

THU 4 JULY    Joel Devereux

FRI 5 JULY      Natasha St James

SAT 6 JULY     Solar Flair

SUN 7 JULY    Scarlet Fever

More Info

Ruby Slippers
Joel Devereux
Scarlet Fever
Solar Flair


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 on performance days.

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. 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.

Brisbane Powerhouse recommends The JohnsonTryp Hotel, and The Fantauzzo.