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Thursday 28 February 2019 8pm

One of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation, Rufus Wainwright brings his All These Poses tour to Australia in February 2019.

With special shows at LA’s Orpheum Theatre and Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame later this year, Rufus will begin celebrating the 20th Anniversary of his 1998 self-titled debut album, and the 2001 follow up Poses. Melding both the beautifully moving with the powerful and bombastic, the broad spectrum of Rufus Wainwright’s talents will be on full display when he performs his most beloved songs from his first two albums. In a prolific career, the New York born, Montreal-raised singer songwriter has released nine studio albums of critically acclaimed chamber-pop. Renowned for his mesmerising stage presence and scintillating vocals, Rufus has collaborated with many of the world’s greatest artists including; Elton John, Robbie Williams, Pet Shop Boys, Joni Mitchell, Robert Wilson, Lou Reed, Boy George and producer, Mark Ronson. Rachel Eckroth will be supporting on all dates. Performing experimental jazz-pop, the US artist is an enthralling and seasoned live artist, who has played in KT Tunstall’s band, and will also appear in Rufus Wainwright’s touring band on his upcoming dates.

“the greatest songwriter on the planet” Elton John


Canberra Ticketing and Canberra Theatre Centre are the authorised ticket sellers for this event Please be aware that the Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event. Please read about our stance on scalping here.

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Thursday 28 February 2019
8pm

One of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation, Rufus Wainwright brings his All These Poses tour to Australia in February 2019.

With special shows at LA’s Orpheum Theatre and Nashville’s Country Music Hall of Fame later this year, Rufus will begin celebrating the 20th Anniversary of his 1998 self-titled debut album, and the 2001 follow up Poses.

Melding both the beautifully moving with the powerful and bombastic, the broad spectrum of Rufus Wainwright’s talents will be on full display when he performs his most beloved songs from his first two albums. In a prolific career, the New York born, Montreal-raised singer songwriter has released nine studio albums of critically acclaimed chamber-pop.

Renowned for his mesmerising stage presence and scintillating vocals, Rufus has collaborated with many of the world’s greatest artists including; Elton John, Robbie Williams, Pet Shop Boys, Joni Mitchell, Robert Wilson, Lou Reed, Boy George and producer, Mark Ronson.

Rachel Eckroth will be supporting on all dates. Performing experimental jazz-pop, the US artist is an enthralling and seasoned live artist, who has played in KT Tunstall’s band, and will also appear in Rufus Wainwright’s touring band on his upcoming dates.

“the greatest songwriter on the planet” Elton John


Canberra Ticketing and Canberra Theatre Centre are the authorised ticket sellers for this event

Please be aware that the Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.

Please read about our stance on scalping here.

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Canberra Theatre Centre and Chugg Entertainment

CATEGORY:
Popular Music

DURATION:
Approximately 190 minutes, including intervals.

WARNINGS:
Please be aware, due to the nature of this show, some patrons may stand during the performance.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is not suitable for children.

SUPPORT ACT:
Rachel Eckroth

VENUE:
The Playhouse
SEATING PLAN
ACCESS INFORMATION


Additional Information:
Concession prices not available for all shows. Where Concession prices are listed, proof of eligibility for Concession must be presented to Canberra Ticketing staff upon collection of tickets or full price may be charged. Eligible Concession may include Pensioner, Full Time Student, Seniors, Unemployed, Under 27 or Child (15 years and under) and are at the discretion of the show. Not all types of Concessions may apply for the show you have selected.

VIP Upgrades

As a ticket holder, you can instantly upgrade your experience by adding a VIP UPGRADE package to your ticket. There are two packages available.

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Each Ultimate Soundcheck Experience Package Includes:

  • Invitation to Soundcheck Viewing Access
  • One (1) Pre-show Meet & Greet and Photo with Rufus Wainwright
  • One (1) Limited Edition, Signed Tour Print
  • One (1) Vinyl 12″ copy of Rufus Wainwright or Poses
  • One (1) Exclusive Rufus Wainwright Photo Book
  • One (1) Commemorative VIP Laminate

Each Meet & Greet Experience Package Includes:

  • One (1) Pre-show Meet & Greet and Photo with Rufus Wainwright
  • One (1) Limited Edition, Signed Tour Print
  • One (1) Vinyl 12″ copy of Rufus Wainwright or Poses
  • One (1) Exclusive Rufus Wainwright Photo Book
  • One (1) Commemorative VIP Laminate

PLEASE NOTE – THE PACKAGES ARE TICKETLESS VIP UPGRADES. THESE VIP PACKAGES DO NOT INCLUDE A TICKET TO THE CONCERT. YOU MUST HAVE A SEPARATELY PURCHASED CONCERT TICKET IN ORDER TO REDEEM YOUR VIP UPGRADE PACKAGE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A TICKET TO THE CONCERT PLEASE PURCHASE ONE HERE.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF VIP UPGRADE PACKAGES

A VIP package does not include a ticket to the concert. You must purchase a ticket to the concert in order to access the Meet & Greet. VIP instructions will be sent via email no later than three days (3) prior to the concert. If you do not receive this email three days (3) prior please email info@237global.com. All VIP components are to be picked up at the venue on night of the concert. All packages and contents are non-transferable; no refunds or exchanges; all sales are final. All VIP package items and experiences are subject to change. Please note that the information provided at the time of purchase (e-mail and mailing address) is the same information that will be utilised for individual contact requirements where applicable. 23/7 Global, the artist, tour, promoter, ticketing company, venue or any other affiliated parties are not responsible for outdated or inaccurate information provided by the consumer at the time of purchase. If you have any questions regarding your Rufus Wainwright VIP package elements, or have not received you package information within three days (3) of the concert date, please email info@237global.com.

 

NEED TO KNOW

Canberra Ticketing and Canberra Theatre Centre are the authorised ticket sellers for this event

Please be aware that the Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.

Please read about our stance on scalping here.

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