Wild Parties and Broken Dreams

Spring Hill Reservoir

Brisbane’s gothic heritage-listed Spring Hill Reservoirs will be a place of ‘Wild Parties & Broken Dreams’ when it’s transformed into a 1920’s speakeasy, Pearl’s Underground Bar, for InsideOut’s latest theatre production.

Wild Parties & Broken Dreams Spring Hill Reservoir

The year is 1927 and the owner of this prohibition style venue, Vivian Rose has returned to Australia from the USA to escape her gangster husband, Teddy. But now Teddy is on his way over and Vivian has no idea what is on his agenda.

Wild Parties Broken Dreams

And Teddy isn’t coming alone but bringing his new girlfriend, ingenue and budding movie star Ruby, daughter of an Australian diplomat with him. Ruby has no idea she is about to be unexpectedly reunited with her childhood sweetheart, Joey.

Wild parties Spring Hill Reservoir

As passions flare and tempers fly, the action escalates to a shocking climax against a background of modern songs reimagined with a 1920s flavour and captivating dance routines.

In a nutshell - Audiences are invited to take a seat, sample local craft brews, gin cocktails and fine wines or book a VIP booth* and indulge in Pearl's famous hospitality.

*VIP ticket includes booth seating, welcome drink, hostess, canapes, cupcake and showbag.

Wild Parties Spring Hill Reservoir

Nice to know - Not-for-Profit InsideOutside has been creating original work for emerging artists and opportunities for people with disability and dementia to get involved in performance since 2012. Best known for producing murder mysteries in unusual spaces, Wild Parties & Broken Dreams is the first show in the ‘Decades’ series.

Need to know - Show dates: March 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23.  Bar opens 6pm, show starts 7pm. The venue has a flight of metal stairs to descend 6m underground so high heels not recommended. There is no wheelchair access.

Spring Hill Reservoir

230 Wickham Tce

Spring Hill

Mar 14-23

Tkts- $35-$45

VIP - $75* ($550 for grp of 8)

0499 002 989 


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