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Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Some excellent shows

Shows can be amazing but the atmosphere at times can feel formal and stilted. Loved the Bar at... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
RonWamberal
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Sydney, Australia
Lyric theatre - Beautiful - Carol King

First time visit was a little bit tricky to find way around to theatre. Show was amazing house was... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
dazbeexp
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Mooloolaba, Australia
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One of Australia's best construction projects, this centre is home to a performing arts complex, an art gallery, a museum and a number of food outlets for all budgets.
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Cnr Grey and Melbourne Street | South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Shows can be amazing but the atmosphere at times can feel formal and stilted. Loved the Bar at Buena Vista but almost felt like the wrong venue. The group was amazing and the music so inviting, uplifting and emotive but not quite Havana

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RonWamberal
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for leaving your review of QPAC. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed The Bar at Buena Vista performance. We look forward to welcoming you back again to QPAC soon. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The seating in the Concert Hall seemed a bit cramped, both in terms of shoulder room and leg room. The staff were friendly and helpful but the whole place was let down by having inadequate toilet facilities! Far too few! This needs fixing, especially considering...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank RickM921
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Patron Thanks for your review. QPAC has toilet facilities on the various levels so if you find a queue is too long at one set, please ask our staff for directions to alternate facilities. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards. The...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

First time visit was a little bit tricky to find way around to theatre. Show was amazing house was full at 2pm on Sat afternoon, crowd was appreciative with standing ovations. We had a great seat in middle about 10 rows from front so we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dazbeexp
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for your review of QPAC. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the performance and your visit to QPAC. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 12 July 2018

We have been to QPAC many many times and enjoyed it immensely! The calibre of the shows have been extraordinary from comedy, musicals, plays etc.. We love all the different theatre spaces and its surrounding!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank blair176
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for your kind review. It's good to hear that you enjoy a wide variety of performances at QPAC. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have only been to QPAC a couple of times but every time I go I am astounded by the quality services provided but staff. Parking was very easy, food was delicious and cooked quickly, the theatre was easy to find because of clear signs...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Holly y
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for taking the time to review QPAC. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your whole theatre experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 22 June 2018

Our first impression was that this was a difficult complex to find your way around in. But we found our way to the Concert Hall and, when we got to our seats in the stalls, we were very impressed with the interior. We had very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bob D
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for taking the time to review QPAC. We are glad that you enjoyed the performance and you were impressed with your Concert Hall theatre experience. We look forward to welcoming you back next time. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

QPAC is a great central venue for performing arts. With seating and performance views / experience you get what you pay for. Spend the extra on seats, it is worth it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Henwood1
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for your review of QPAC. We look forward to seeing you again soon at QPAC. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

The theatre was amazing , have seen a few shows here and are never disappointed . Staff always pleasant and helpful . Theatre seats are elevated so no chance of missing the show . Will be back for Cinderella .

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank bonnie074
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for taking the time to review QPAC. We are glad that you enjoy your theatre experiences with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to QPAC later in the year. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Went to see aladdin and had dinner at the cafe at qpac both were great. This is great venue, we were in lyric theatre and there didn’t seem to be a bad seat in the whole house all seemed to have a good view of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kiz18
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for your review of QPAC. We are so glad that you enjoyed the performance as well as your visit to QPAC. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I come to QPAC on a very regular basis for musicals, plays and ballets. Overall the venue is fantastic with friendly and helpful staff as well as excellent public transport and car parking. Both the concert hall and lyric theatre and very nice, however the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank James M
atQPAC, Patron Services Customer Relations Officer at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Patron Thank you for your review and your loyal patronage of QPAC. We are glad to hear that you enjoy your theatre experiences with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to QPAC again soon. Kind regards. The Team at QPAC

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Britt G
15 February 2017|
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Response from atQPAC | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We suggest making a reservation at the Lyrebird Restaurant for 6:00pm at the latest, for a 7:30pm performance. We hope you enjoy your visit to QPAC.
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We recommend you contact qtix on 136 246, 9am - 8:30pm (AEST) Monday to Saturday to discuss your individual seating needs. Regards Patron Services Customer Relations Officer, QPAC
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