August in Launceston 2016

Published on 31 Jul 2016

Excellent events continue in Launceston this August, and we have selected a few 'must see' events for you to check out!


Sat 6th August 2016 - 8:00pm

Princess Theatre

The glamour of Paris comes to Tasmania in this exciting Parisian themed performance showcasing first-class entertainers and gorgeous bejewelled dancers. Cabaret de Paris pays tribute to the most famous cabarets in France, and brings them to you in this 90 minute extravaganza.

Tickets on Sale at The Box Office.

For more information, check out The Theatre North website.


Domes and Minarets - Mosques of the Islamic World

Tue 9th August 2016 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

University of Tasmania - Newnham Drive, Newnham

If you're interested in fine arts and architecture Professor James Allan, a retired lecturer from the University of Oxford, is hosting a one night lecture showcasing and teaching about Mosques.  In detail, he will take you through an exploration of different forms of mosques, and the artwork they contain.


Soweto Gospel Choir

Wed 10th August 2016 - 7:30pm

Princess Theatre

Enjoy one of the world's best vocal performances.  The Soweto Gospel Choir is a multi-award winning choir having won four Grammy Awards and an Emmy award, as well as being nominated for an Academy Award for their work with Peter Gabriel on the Disney movie 'Wall E'.  Performing live at the Princess Theater for one night only, this is an experience not to be missed.


Fresh Comedy with Cal Wilson

Friday 19th August 2016

Royal Oak Hotel

The incredibly funny and entertaining Cal Wilson will be warming up a winter evening in her comedy night at the Royal Oak Hotel this August.  Cal Wilson (Spicks and Specks, QI) with support acts Dylan Hesp, James Warren and Kerri Gay will be providing you barrels of laughs in what will be a highly entertaining evening.

For more information, check out The Fresh Comedy facebook page.



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