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The Addams Family: A New Musical

14 September, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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$15 – $25
The Addams Family Musical

Step into the delightfully macabre world of “The Addams Family Musical,” where the weird and wonderful collide in a spooktacular theatrical extravaganza! Inspired by Charles Addams’ iconic cartoons and the beloved TV show, this darkly comedic and eccentric tale follows the quirky Addams family as they navigate the challenges of modern life with their peculiar charm intact.

Gomez and Morticia Addams, the elegant and enigmatic couple, find themselves in a devilishly delightful predicament when their daughter, Wednesday, falls head over heels for a “normal” young man from a seemingly regular family. As the two families come together for an evening of dinner and mayhem, secrets are revealed, tensions rise, and hilarious chaos ensues.

As the Addams’ ancestors rise from the grave to join in the spirited fun, audiences are treated to a toe-tapping, finger-snapping musical score that weaves together catchy tunes with darkly humorous lyrics. The show combines moments of macabre madness with heartwarming themes of love, acceptance, and the importance of embracing one’s unique qualities.

Through a dazzling display of spectacular sets, dazzling costumes, and memorable dance numbers, “The Addams Family Musical” captures the essence of the beloved characters while offering a fresh and entertaining twist. Join Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, Uncle Fester, Lurch, and the rest of the kooky clan as they redefine what it means to be a family in this wonderfully weird, charmingly creepy, and wickedly fun theatrical experience. Whether you’re a long-time fan of the Addams family or discovering their ghoulish delights for the first time, this delightful and hauntingly hilarious musical will leave you laughing, snapping your fingers, and craving more time with these lovably bizarre characters.

Considerations: smoke haze, strobe lighting, supernatural themes, dark humour (PG)




14 September, 2023
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$15 – $25
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Queensland Academies Creative Industries Campus
3552 9333
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Queensland Academies Creative Industries Campus
61 Musk Avenue
Kelvin Grove, 4059
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07 3552 9333
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