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Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves


Thu 17 - Sun 20 Feb, 2022


Powerhouse Theatre

Admit $69*
Admit (Sunday) $75*

*plus transaction fee $6.90


Thu–Fri 7.30pm
Sat 3pm + 7.30pm
Sun 3pm + 6.30pm


85 mins

Ages + Warnings

Suitable for ages 13+

Presented by The Little Red Company

Oh happy day! From the creators of smash-hit soundtrack songbooks Christmas Actually and There’s Something About Music comes a glorious new sequel, Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves.

Relive the joy of the Sister Act soundtracks live on stage, brought to life by a celestial cast of divine divas including Prinnie Stevens, Angela Fabian, Irena Lysiuk and Alisha Todd backed by an electrifying live band.

Featuring heaven-sent hits from Diana Ross and the Supremes, Lauryn Hill and Tina Turner including Joyful Joyful, Oh Happy Day, I Will Follow Him, My Guy (My God), His Eye is on the Sparrow, Rescue Me and more, Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves will melt the clouds of sin and sadness and leave you holy satisfied.

Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves contains bright, fun colour changes, loud music, haze and plenty of glitter. The Powerhouse Theatre has flat floor entry and dedicated seating for wheelchair users. The performance on February 17 will be Auslan interpreted.

Please contact to arrange suitable seating or for more information about accessibility. 


We take the safety of our patrons, staff and artists seriously.

A COVID Safe Plan is in place for Brisbane Powerhouse.

By purchasing tickets, you agree to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in line with Government mandated vaccination requirements.

For contact tracing purposes, we are using the Check In Qld app. For a seamless entry on the night, we recommend downloading the Check In Qld app prior to your arrival as well as providing proof of vaccination.

If you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19 or are feeling unwell, please stay home. 

Detailed information regarding your safe experience and conditions of entry can be found here.

If you have any questions, please contact Box Office on 07 3358 8600.

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Founded in 2012 by Naomi Price and Adam Brunes, The Little Red Company has established itself as one of Australia’s most vital independent production houses, celebrated for its unwavering commitment to job creation and the development of original work. Little Red has pioneered a unique brand of music-driven theatrical experiences, which bring together world-class artists from diverse professional and artistic backgrounds to create exciting and relevant productions that attract new audiences to the theatre.

Little Red’s critically-acclaimed catalogue of original works includes Rumour Has It (2012), Wrecking Ball (2014), Lady Beatle (2017), From Johnny to Jack (2018), Christmas Actually (2018), The IsoLate Late Show (2020), There’s Something About Music (2021), Your Song (2021) and Skyfall (2021), which have toured nationally and internationally to critical and audience acclaim. Over 450,000 people have enjoyed a Little Red production since the company’s inception.

Little Red was a finalist for the Lord Mayor’s Business Awards in 2020 and 2021, with the company’s debut work Rumour Has It winning a Matilda Award for Best Musical/Cabaret.

Created by Adam Brunes & Naomi Price
Directed by Naomi Price
Lighting Design Jason Glenwright
Sound Design Geoff McGahan
Costume Design Gail Sorronda
Vocal Arrangements Alex Van den Broek
Company Stage Manager Becs Easterman
Brand & Graphics Jacob Brewer
Assistant Stage Manager Lauren Kennard
Starring Angela Fabian, Irena Lysiuk, Prinnie Stevens and Alisha Todd with Mik Easterman, JaZZella , Michael Manikus, and OJ Newcomb
Image by John McRae


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