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6 - 23 MAY, 2021 BRISBANE • IPSWICH • MORETON BAY
+ SUNSHINE COAST and NOOSA

FESTIVAL COUNTDOWN:

WELCOME

Discover performances in gyms, underground reservoirs, backyards, ferry stops, rooftops, warehouses, cafes, trams, parks and heritage homes.  Online, virtual and both at the same space and time. Performances. Anywhere.

Anywhere Festival will once again take temporary possession of everyday and extraordinary places to present an intimate discovery of places and performances. 

Music, theatre, circus, spoken word, cabaret, comedy, magic, walking tours and immersive works. No other festival connects audiences, locations and shows with local nooks and crannies in quite the same way.

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2021 PROGRAM OVER 650 performances ACROSS 100 VENUES

FEATURE PERFORMANCE MAKERS

We're very excited to be partnering with some of the best local, national and international performance makers to present extraordinary work at this year's Anywhere Festival.

The Coterie Cabaret

@ Arcana in Moorooka

My Heart Goes Zoom

Prison X

Offical Selection 2021 Sundance Film Festival

SHOWS IN NOOKS AND CRANNIES

Looking for a show in a garage, on a tram or in a gym? Have a scroll through some of the nooks and crannies at Anywhere Festival to get you started and come back for more highlights as the festival approaches.

Muscle Up Circus

At gyms in brisbane, Ipswich, Moreton Bay and Sunshine Coast

Transported by ImproMafia

On a tram at the Brisbane Tramway Museum

The Shelter by Here & There Productions

In a garage in Annerley

Meat Mirror by Meat Mirror

At Mappins Nursery in West End

Murder at the Needle and Threat by InsideOutside Theatre Company

Murder mystery at the Brendale Brewing Co.

ANYWHERE FESTIVAL HUBS

Want to come to just one nook & cranny and see a few shows? Check out our hubs in Moorooka, Fortitude Valley, St. Lucia and West End.

Arcana

46 Evesham Street
Moorooka

Elements Collective

17 Mclachlan Street
Fortitude Valley

Sideshow

49 Vulture Street
West End

University of Queensland

St. Lucia Campus

OUR PARTNERS

Thank you to our many supportive sponsors. Your generosity and support makes it possible for us to provide support to local performance makers to take creative risks without the financial risks.

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MEET PAUL OSUCH A MESSAGE FROM THE FOUNDER

May in Brisbane is Anywhere Festival. The tenth year of Anywhere Festival. If you are hearing about us for the first time, welcome!

To everyone who waits for May and Anywhere time, we're so very excited to be back in 2021 after a year that saw us working with independent artists to present anytime and anywhere except May as we charted a course for performance makers to perform and still get paid while all the traditional venues were closed.

"This is hands-down our actual fave performing arts festival of the year."

Nothing Ever Happens In Brisbane.com

"I discovered local nooks and crannies that not even the locals knew existed!"

Dave H. (Audience member)

"Anywhere Festival is THE place to discover local performances before they become big and see in weird locations once they are ;-)"

Vanessa J (Audience member)

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Acknowledgement of Traditional Custodians

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we present Anywhere Festival, the Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi, Jinibara, Turrbal and Yuggera Peoples. We wish to pay respect to their Elders - past, present and emerging - and acknowledge the important role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their stories continue to play.