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The Knox: Amplified Cabaret Showcase

Experience the talents of local performers, who have been working hard alongside multi award winning cabaret performers/producers, Melissa Langton and Mark Jones, to develop and perform their own short cabaret show. Come and support our local talent!

Please be aware that some of the content of our cabaret shows have adult themes, particularly for the 8pm show. Parent / guardian discretion is advised when purchasing tickets for children under 15 years.

Date: Saturday 25 August.
Time: 5:00pm and 8:00pm.
Tickets: Adult $10, Concession/Child $5
Duration: 90 minutes, no interval.

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Super Amazing Giant Girl

Super Amazing Giant Girl

Direct from SOLD OUT shows in Melbourne, Adelaide and Castlemaine, this hilarious parable of strength, fragility and triumph, explores the challenges of fitting in when you’re a Super Amazing Giant!

Action packed and interactive, this theatre show for kids combines thrilling circus, absurd comedy and ingenious physical theatre.

Featuring hula-hoops, roller skates, bananas and really awesome dancing. This is the show for all your little strongwomen and men, including a surprise guest star and a spectacular soundtrack even big kids will enjoy.


“Truly wonderful, engaging the audience with masterful skill, wit and charm.”
Artshub

Original Songs by Sarah Ward

Date: Thursday 27 September.
Time: 11am - 11:45am.
Tickets: Adult $15, Child $12, Family (4 People) $45.
For Ages: 4 years and over.
Video: Super Amazing Giant Girl Video

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We’ve Only Just Begun – The Music of The Carpenters

The Carpenters recorded some of the greatest love songs in pop music history, songs that captivated not one by three generations of fans. We’ve Only Just Begun – The Music of the Carpenters celebrates the legendary and distinct music style that made the Carpenters among the best-selling music artists of all time.

Musical theatre star Angela Lumicisi is spellbinding as she follows Karen Carpenter’s transformation from a little girl behind a drum kit to one of the brightest stars of the ‘70s.

Featuring hits such as (They Long to Be) Close to You, Top of the World, Sweet Sweet Smile, I’ll Never Fall in Love Again, Superstar, and We’ve Only Just Begun.

If you cherish the music of the Carpenters, if you long to hear it live again, if you love great singing and lush melodies, this show if for you.


“Angela Lumicisi brings the seventies memories flooding back brilliantly.”
Spirit Radio Network W.A.

Date: Tuesday 9 October.
Time: 11am.
Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $18, Groups 6+ $16.
Duration: 70 minutes, no interval.
Drinks: Complimentary tea and coffee available prior to the performances.

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Akmal

Akmal - Transparent

Akmal returns with his funniest show ever in the history of comedy. Paramedics will be on call to transport audience members to hospital as their sides split from laughter.

Please consult your doctor before seeing this show. Not recommended for people under the age of 18 or over the age of 18, or people with lawyers. NO REFUNDS.


“I laughed so hard my eye balls popped out of my head.”
Anon



“Random, improvised and hilarious…”
crickey.com.au



“No one wanted the show to stop…he seemed to own the stage”
Sydney Morning Herald

Date: Friday 26 October.
Time: 8:00pm.
Tickets: Adult $28, Concession $25, Groups 8+ $22.
Duration: 60 minutes, no interval.

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Christmas with Karen Knowles

Karen Knowles has established herself as one of Australia’s favourite singers. Well known for her Carols and Christmas repertoire, Karen will perform with her musical director David Cameron accompanying her on piano and guitar.

Starting her performance career on Young Talent Time, Karen moved into recording and became the highest selling Australian female recording artists for two consecutive years. Her hits include Why Won’t You Explain, You are the Reason, Loves us All, By Request and Moonglow.

Join Karen for a wonderful selection of her hits, standards and your favourite Christmas songs as her music moves you into the true spirit of Christmas.


“Talent is timeless…Singer Karen Knowles used Young Talent Time as a platform for a thriving solo career”
Tim Hunter, The Age

Date: Tuesday 27 November.
Time: 11am.
Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $18, Groups 6+ $16.
Duration: 75 minutes, no interval.
Drinks: Complimentary tea and coffee available prior to the performances.

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Community Events

The Knox Community Arts Centre is proud to be home to a number of community group performances.
If you’re interested in holding your next performance at KCAC, head to our Hiring the Knox Community Arts Centre page.

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Heathers The Musical

SLAMS Music Theatre Company is thrilled to bring "Heathers the Musical" to the Knox Community Arts Centre.

Based on the cult classic 1989 film, Westerberg High is ruled by a shoulder-padded, scrunchie-wearing trio: Heather, Heather and Heather, the hottest and cruelest girls in all of Ohio. But misfit Veronica Sawyer rejects their evil regime for a new boyfriend, the dark and sexy stranger J.D., who plans to put the Heathers in their place.

Dates:Friday 14 - Saturday 22 September
Time: 8:00pm (6:00pm on Sunday 16th)
Tickets: $35 Adult, $32 Concession, $30.00 Groups of 10+

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Understanding Clutter


Clutter gets in the way of us living a stress free life. It creeps in slowly, makes itself comfortable and then refuses to leave. Once Clutter has taken hold even the most determined efforts to get rid of it can prove futile. Clutter keeps us stuck, busy and slave to our surroundings and circumstances. Understanding Clutter is the first step in the process of De-Cluttering. Clutter is never about the stuff. It’s so much more. Understanding this is critical and key to achieving sustainable results Join me as we dig a little deeper and discover

1. What Clutter is
2. How to get rid
3. Why it occurs in the first place

Date:Tuesday 18 September
Time: 7:00pm
Tickets: $15 Adult, $13.50 Concession

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The Magnolia Tree by Michael Griffith

Presented by The Wolves Theatre Co, With the support of The Victorian Seniors Festival.

In the front yard of the family's home stands a Magnolia Tree. It was Mum's favourite. In another time her children would hunt its branches for the elusive singing cicadas. Mum now has Alzheimer's and her children have come together to choose her a nursing home.

This gripping psychological thriller has two endings, and the audience vote for the one powerful end they want to see.


“The ingenious script shocks and confounds. We're privy to family secrets, fractured relationships and confessions. Personal boundaries are crossed leaving the three siblings with an impossible bind Theatre People. It cuts to the core of what constitutes a good play”
Inreview


Date:Thursday 11 October - Saturday 13 October
Time: 7:30pm (11:00am as well on Thursday 11th)
Tickets: $30 Adult, $25 Concession, $22.50 Groups of 8+

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Monica Dullard - Ageing With Attitude

Monica Dullard is shocked that she is a Baby Boomer! Baby boomers apparently, are ‘the wealthiest and healthiest and unique generation to ever walk this earth’, but try telling that to Monica, with her feisty 92 year old mum in tow.

There is something for everyone in this hilarious comedy show, including, health, travel, and wellbeing information and tips for dealing with your own senior moments.

So charge up your scooters and get yourselves to this jam-packed fun comedy show where we can share together our stories of what we do, not to get ‘old’! Let’s not take ageing lying down, Age with Attitude!

Knox City Council’s Active Ageing & Disability Services department proudly presents this event and supports the LGBTIQ community.

Date: Tuesday 16 October
Time: 2:30pm
Tickets: $5

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De-Clutter Your Home

De- Cluttering ...is Easy once you know how.
As a Professional Organiser I have worked with and seen many lives turn around and recover from the clutches of Clutter. Once you have the tools & understanding you to will be able to De-Clutter your home - Organise your space and Create a home environment that is both functional and easy to maintain.

Topics Covered:
1. Clutter vs Dis-Organisation
2. Before you start
3. The process—Step by Step
4. Obstacles
5. D.I.Y

Date:Tuesday 16 October
Time: 7:00pm
Tickets: $28 Adult, $25 Concession

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Knox: Amplified 2018

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If you love playing and learning music, singing or performing, then Knox: Amplified is the one for you!

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KCAC Venue Hire

The Knox Community Arts Centre is available for hire for:

  • Theatre
  • Seminars
  • Meetings
  • Training
  • Dance concerts
  • Gallery
  • Arts development

The venue incorporates three separate hire areas that include a supper room which is connected to a commercial kitchen, a performance auditorium with stage and tiered seating for 172 or flat seating for 120.

Please call the Centre for more information or see our hiring Knox Community Arts Centre page.

Super Amazing Giant Girl is proudly supported by Regional Arts Victoria, and by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria

Regional Arts Victoria and Creative Victoria



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