“ABC’s hilarious radio show– but after dark! And in a theatre”

Afternoons Tonight! With James Valentine

Back by Popular Demand

After sell out seasons in 2016 and 2017, James Valentine tours his wildly funny stage show to Illawarra Performing Arts Centre Wollongong, Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre Nowra, Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, Capitol Theatre Tamworth, The Art House Wyong, Riverside Theatres Parramatta, Glasshouse Port Macquarie, Blue Mountains Theatre, Griffith Regional Theatre and Albury Entertainment Centre this March to October. Experience all the hilarity of James Valentine’s Afternoon radio program from ABC Radio Sydney but after dark! And in a theatre.

Expect live versions of such legendary segments as This Is What I Live WithEx and The New Normal they’ll all be there. Who knows, maybe he’ll even attempt…Nothing.

You’ll laugh, you’ll crack up and you’ll have something to talk about all weekend!

No one looks at the world quite like James Valentine, and just when you think it can’t get any better, it does. Afternoons Tonight! is a fantastically funny and interactive night at the theatre and a great insight into how this radio show really works!

James Valentine is one of Australia’s most loved radio presenters and in a long and eclectic career has worked as a journalist, author, television host and musician. A saxophonist, he has performed with many acclaimed acts including: Jo Jo ZepModels and Absent Friends. James also hosts the ABC Podcast Head Room which expands on musings and questions posed during James’ Afternoons radio show from 1-3pm weekdays on ABC Radio Sydney and NSW.


Glasshouse, Port Macquarie Saturday 21 July 2018

Performance times: 7:30pm
30-42 Clarence Street & Hay Street Port Macquarie
Tickets $56.90; $54.90 Conc.
Book now www.glasshouse.org.au or Ph: (02) 6581 8888

Blue Mountains Theatre Friday 3 August 2018

Performance time: 8pm
Blue Mountains Theatre, 106 Macquarie Road, Springwood
Tickets $38.00; $35.00 Conc.
Book now www.bluemountainstheatre.com or Ph: (02) 4723 5050

Concourse Theatre, Chatswood Saturday 29 September 2018

Performance time: 7.30pm
409 Victoria Ave, Chatswood
Tickets $55.00; $51.00 Conc.
Book now https://theconcourse.com.au or Ph: 02 8075 8111


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Ladies, We Need To Talk – Live! Hosted by Yumi Stynes

Yumi Stynes brings her hugely popular ABC podcast Ladies, We Need To Talk to Giant Dwarf Theatre on Saturday 4th August in a special live version of the show.

Don’t know what turns you on anymore? Looking forward to that glass of wine just a little too much? Have no idea what your vagina looks like? You’re not the only one.

Ladies, We Need To Talk is a podcast for women, by women, that isn’t afraid to dive head first into the tricky topics we often avoid talking about. Join host Yumi Stynes & special guest Melissa Kang [the “Dolly Doctor”] as she tears open the sealed section on life. With sensitivity, personal stories, and serious smarts, this is for women who feel the squeeze between work, their private life, and their pelvic floor.

Come and be part of this special live show where Yumi, Melissa and the audience tackle the topics that concern all women.

Giant Dwarf Theatre 4th August 2018

Performance Time: 7.30pm
199 Cleveland Street, Redfern
Tickets $45.00; $40.00 Conc.
Book now www.giantdwarf.com.au

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A conversation with Richard Fidler about Conversations Live on Stage 

It’s time someone had a conversation with Richard Fidler. 

Richard Fidler’s ‘Conversations’ has become one of Australia’s most loved radio programs and is Australia’s most downloaded podcast.

Over the last twelve years Richard has developed a singular approach to interviewing, combining deep research with immediate empathy to produce a program which is never less than compelling. ‘Conversations’ draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may, or may not, have heard about – someone who has seen and done amazing things.

Richard has interviewed prime ministers, astronauts, writers and scientists, but the program often features remarkable people who are unknown to the wider world.

Favourite interviews, the disasters, the how, the why and the art of ‘Conversations’, this will be a broad ranging and revelatory conversation conducted by fellow ABC host James Valentine.

Audiences can expect a never-before-heard insight into the most popular broadcast interviewer in Australian history in this special live show experience.

The Arts Centre, Wyong 22nd September 2018
Performance time: 8pm
19-21 Margaret Street, Wyong
Tickets: $49; $42 Conc.
Book now: http://www.thearthousewyong.com.au

Blue Mountains Theatre, Springwood 23rd September 2018
Performance time: 3pm
106-108 Macquarie Road, Springwood
Tickets: $39.00; $36 Conc.
Book now: http://bluemountainstheatreandhub.com.au