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From 23 April 2022

Global phenomenon SIX the Musical is back!

An original, witty, pop-fuelled musical packed full of sass, SIX remixes the history of the six wives of Henry VIII - Britain’s notorious Tudor King - as they take to the microphone to re-tell their stories once and for all. Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anna of Cleves, Katherine Howard and Catherine Parr. The SIX powerful women are transformed from Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses as they take court in Canberra to reclaim their identities out of the shadow of their infamous spouse, twisting the narrative from five hundred years of historical heartbreak into a celebration of 21st century girl power. Since its early days at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, SIX has continued its reign and become a global phenomenon, with its Studio Album achieving in excess of 450 million streams worldwide, nominated for five Olivier Awards including Best New Musical and winning the BBC Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical at the Whatsonstage Awards.

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Synopsis

From 23 April 2022

Global phenomenon SIX the Musical is back!

An original, witty, pop-fuelled musical packed full of sass, SIX remixes the history of the six wives of Henry VIII – Britain’s notorious Tudor King – as they take to the microphone to re-tell their stories once and for all. Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anna of Cleves, Katherine Howard and Catherine Parr.

The SIX powerful women are transformed from Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses as they take court in Canberra to reclaim their identities out of the shadow of their infamous spouse, twisting the narrative from five hundred years of historical heartbreak into a celebration of 21st century girl power.

Since its early days at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, SIX has continued its reign and become a global phenomenon, with its Studio Album achieving in excess of 450 million streams worldwide, nominated for five Olivier Awards including Best New Musical and winning the BBC Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical at the Whatsonstage Awards.

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Louise Withers, Michael Coppel and Linda Bewick
By arrangement with Kenny Wax, Wendy & Andy Barnes and George Stiles

CATEGORY:
Musical Theatre

DURATION:
75 minutes with no interval. All times are approximate and subject to change. Lock out periods apply.

WARNINGS:
This production uses strobe effects, theatrical haze and loud music.
The right is reserved to add, withdraw or substitute cast as necessary.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
Age guidance: 10+ years.

VENUE:
Canberra Theatre
SEATING PLAN
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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.

Dates

Saturday 23 April, 7.30pm (Preview)

Sunday 24 April, 3pm & 6pm (Preview)

Tuesday 26 April, 7pm (Preview)

Wednesday 27 April, 7pm (Opening Night)

Thursday 28 April, 7.30pm

Friday 29 April, 6pm & 8.45pm

Saturday 30 April, 6pm & 8.45pm

Sunday 1 May, 3pm & 6pm

Tuesday 3 May, 7pm

Wednesday 4 May, 7pm

Thursday 5 May, 7.30pm

Friday 6 May, 6pm & 8.45pm

Saturday 7 May, 6pm & 8.45pm

Sunday 8 May, 3pm & 6pm

Tuesday 10 May, 7pm

Wednesday 11 May, 7pm

Thursday 12 May, 7.30pm

Friday 13 May, 6pm & 8.45pm

Saturday 14 May, 6pm & 8.45pm

Sunday 15 May, 3pm

COVID-19 SAFETY

At Canberra Theatre Centre, your safety is our priority.

Seating

Our theatre will be operating at 100% capacity and our regular seating configuration is in place in the auditorium. You will be sitting next to other patrons in the theatre.

Please remain in your allocated seat during the performance.

What else are we doing to keep you safe?

We are taking every precaution to make theatre attendance safe, find out how here.

Packages

When you purchase two VIP Packages, you will receive:

  • Two Premium tickets
  • Two glasses of Moët & Chandon (or other bar selection)
  • Two confectionary items
  • A souvenir program

VIP Packages are designed to be shared between two people, a minimum of two seats can be booked at this price.

 

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.

Buy Tickets: SIX THE MUSICAL, 2022 

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