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Always Sublime, Sometimes Ridiculous

Presented by Promoter Emily Burke in partnership with Brisbane Powerhouse

Mother, Opera Singer, Lover of wine and cherry ripes (in that order).

I hope you enjoy my evening of songs and stories that have formed part of my journey to the footlights.
The Hits, The Misses, and the copious amounts of under-eye concealer that elevated me to the status of…..
Diva – Always Sublime, Sometimes Ridiculous.
Expect Opera*,
Expect Wine**

This is an ideal opportunity for music enthusiasts and those who may wish to develop their taste in Opera.***.

Come along for a night of laughter and beautiful music– I might even sing the sing the song about Tasmania and am not too proud to jump out of a cake. ****

*No boring bits
** I would
*** Whilst drinking wine
**** As long as it contains gluten.


Extraordinary, I'm now a Groupie for Life

Sonya Melbourne Show 2018

Brilliant, brought tears to my eyes

Claire Melbourne Show 2018

Emily is an absolute riot and her singing was outstanding, she made me love Opera

Audience feedback Marysville 2018

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.