ROAR Academy Brings Disney’s Frozen Jr. to Brisbane

The talented stars from the ROAR Academy at Redcliffe Musical Theatre are set to enchant Brisbane audiences with their rendition of Disney’s Frozen Jr in Bowen Hills, a significant milestone that marks the Academy’s first venture outside Redcliffe’s theatre scene.

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Earlier this year, the ROAR Academy performance of Frozen Jr at the Redcliffe Entertainment Centre left audiences spellbound, with every show selling out. Principal Madeleine Johns expressed immense enthusiasm about rekindling the magic of Elsa and Anna’s story for new audiences in Brisbane.

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Anthony Van Stam and Miguel Gambley, regulars at the ROAR Academy, will take on the role of Prince Hans, showcasing their blossoming talents. Abbie Gommers, Tessa Parrish, Zoe Hitchcock, Sienna Randall, and Leo Chick will lead the cast, promising an unforgettable experience for all who attend.

Based on the acclaimed 2018 Broadway musical, Frozen Jr brings to life the beloved characters of Elsa, Anna, Hans, Kristoff, Sven, and Olaf in the magical world of Arendelle. Get ready to sing along to iconic tunes like “Do You Want To Build a Snowman,” “Love is an Open Door,” and the powerful anthem “Let it Go.”

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Madeleine Johns urges Redcliffe residents not to miss out on this exceptional production. Contrary to misconceptions about junior theatre, she assures that the show’s quality matches the high standards set by Redcliffe Musical Theatre’s renowned performances.

The show will run for six performances from December 8-10, offering matinée and evening shows to accommodate everyone’s schedules. Ticket prices range from $32.50 to $37.50 and can be secured through Ticketek.

The Twelfth Night Theatre in Bowen Hills will host this 90-minute spectacle, promising entertainment suitable for all ages. It’s an opportunity for the community to support and witness the exceptional talent nurtured by Redcliffe Musical Theatre’s ROAR Academy.

Prepare to be immersed in the captivating world of Elsa, Anna, and the entire cast as they bring the heartwarming tale of Frozen Jr to life on stage in Brisbane. Don’t miss this chance to experience the magic firsthand!

The excitement is palpable, and Redcliffe residents are invited to join in and be part of this enchanting journey.

Published 26-November-2023

Things to Do in Redcliffe this Final Week of September

As September comes to an end, Redcliffe will be filled with exciting events and activities so take your pick. Musicals, a garage market, and a night out are all happening before the month ends. Here are some of the events you need to watch out for.

Tuesday, 26 September

Kids in Kabaret


  • $10 – Adults
  • $7.50 – Concessionnaires
  • $25 – Family

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Venue: Roar Academy

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The Roar Academy, a school where children aged 5-18 years are moulded in acting, singing, and dancing, presents “Kids in Kabaret”. The talented kids of Roar Academy will sing and dance their way through all of the biggest hits in the Musical Theatre. Kids in Kabaret will be the end-of-term performance of the academy.

Tickets can be purchased through the Roar Academy’s website and seats need to be booked. The academy can accept purchase at the door, but there’s no confirmed seating for walk-ins.


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Friday & Saturday, 29 & 30 September

Elf The Musical, Jr


  • $15 – Adults
  • $10 – Children & Concessionaires



  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 8:00 p.m.


  • 2:00 p.m.
  • 4:00 p.m.

Venue: Mueller Performing Arts

Photo credit: Brisbane Junior Theatre/Facebook

Brisbane Junior Theatre presents “Elf The Musical, Jr”. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawled into Santa’s bags and was taken to the North Pole. He became an elf, but he later faced the truth that he is a human. He then embarked on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and help the city remember the true spirit of Christmas.

The kids will surely love this musical. Tickets can be purchased at the door.


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Saturday, 30 September

Good Vibes Garage Market


Time: 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Venue: Good Vibes Espresso Australia

Photo credit: Turn the Page – Book Realm/Facebook

The Good Vibes Espresso will host a suitcase-rummage-style garage market to buy and sell second-hand wares. Bring the kids for the free face painting and other kid-friendly activities. There will be food stalls that will be serving both vegan and non-vegan options.

Interested in being a stallholder? Spots are $15 each, excluding shade and electricity. Be sure to book your spot early as the spots are limited.


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Saturday, 30 September

Riverfire 2017

Tickets: $150

Time: 2:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Venue: Dolphin Wild Island Cruise

Riverfire is the closing event of the Brisbane Festival. Cruise down the Brisbane River and Fisherman Island and cross the Moreton Bay with the Dolphin Wild Island Cruise. This cruise includes dinner, and a panoramic view of the river fireworks and the military jets and choppers buzzing overhead.


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