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Riverside Theatres Events - August 2021

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Published July 14th 2021
Save the dates for these performing arts performances
*Please see website for latest updates of postponements or cancellations

This August, the Riverside Theatres Parramatta will be showcasing a wide range of theatre events, including theatre productions, shows, stand-up comedy, cinema screenings and more.

1. Out of Africa
When: Thursday, 5 August 2021: From 7:30pm
Where: Raffertys Theatre
Cost: Members: Adults: $32pp, Concession: $30pp, 30 & Under: $28pp, 18 & Under: $26pp, Non-Members: Adults: $35pp, Concession: $32pp, 30 & Under: $31pp and 18 & Under: $28pp
Details: Out of Africa is a celebration and meditation on one woman's journey from the Savannah Plains and Zimbabwe to Australia. Tarisai Vushe teamed up with Playscript Geoffrey Skyes to present this amazing story through traditional and Australian song, dance, storytelling, rap, comedy, and more.

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2. Sringaram
When: Saturday, 14 August 2021: From 6:30pm
Where: Riverside Theatre
Cost: Tickets range from $35-$45pp
Details: Presented by Rasana Dance Theatre, this dance performance is based on a tale of love explored through the Indian Classical Dance form of Bharatanatyam.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook


3. La Folie
When: Saturday, 14 August 2021: From 6pm
Where: Riverside Theatre
Cost: Members: $69.95pp & Non-Members:
Adults: $79.95pp, Concession: $69.95, and 18 & Under: $59.95pp
Details: Australia's first-ever Aerial Tissu dedicated competition, La Folie, will be showcasing the ultimate annual national competition for Aerial Tissu artists of all levels across Australia and worldwide.

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4. Sydney Comedy Club in August
When: Saturday, 14 August 2021: From 8:30pm
Where: Raffertys Theatre
Cost: Members: Adults: $27pp, Concession: $23pp, Under 30: $22pp, Under 18: $19pp, Non-Members: Adults: $30pp, Concession: $26pp, Under 30: $24pp and Under 19: $21pp
Details: Every month, three comedians hit the stage with their hilarious stories. Augusts line-up includes Paul McMahon, Steph Broadbridge and Gary Eck.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook


5. Uninvited
When: Saturday, 21 August 2021: From 8pm
Where: Lennox Theatre
Cost: Adults: $69.90 & Concession: $65pp
Details: Uninvited is a celebration of music Grammy Award-winning artist Alanis Morissette. This unforgettable live show will showcase Melbourne's vocalist, and musician Katie Weston will take you on a musical journey with songs from the global phenomenon 1995 album Jagged Little Pill as well as standout songs from Morissette's other albums.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook


6. Simon Tedeschci & The Orava Quartet
When: Sunday, 22 August 2021: From 4pm
Where: Lennox Theatre
Cost: Members: Adults: $44pp, Concession: $41pp, 30 & Under: $35pp, 18 & Under: $31pp, Non-Members: Adults: $49pp, Concession: $45pp, 30 & Under: $39pp and 18 & Under: $34pp
Details: This concert will showcase the brilliant classical pianist Simon Tedeschi, who will join forces with the spectacular Orava Quartet, showcasing the masterwork of classical chamber music, Brahms' Piano Quintet op.34.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook


7. Robot Song
When: Tuesday, 24 & 25 August 2021
Where: Riverside Theatre
Cost: Members: Adults: $32pp, Concession: $28pp, 30 & Under: $26pp, 18 & Under: $22pp, Non-Members: Adults: 35pp, Concession: $31pp, 30 & Under: $28pp and 18 & Under: $25pp
Details: This family-friendly performance is based on a true story; Robot Song showcases when the transformative nature of creativity combined with unconditional love becomes an unstoppable force.

When eleven-year-old Juniper May received a petition signed by her entire class stating that she is 'the most hated person in the school', her life is thrown into a complete meltdown. Finally, after exhausting all other avenues, her parents resort to the only thing they have left, a giant singing robot.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook


8. South Asian Theatre Festival
When: Friday, 27 & 28 August 2021
Where: Lennox Theatre
Cost: Adults: $28pp & Concession: $23pp
Details: Celebrating six years, the South Asian Theatre Festival celebrates South Asian languages, transcending cultural and geographical boundaries. The Festival will showcase plays and Q&A with the Directors.

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Image Courtesy from Riverside Theatres Facebook

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When: 5-31 August 2021
Where: Riverside Theatre, cnr Market & Church Streets, Parramatta
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