The Piano Men

Music (cabaret, storytelling)

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  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Sight not needed
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Dates, Times and Prices

This show has performances in multiple locations

Description

Why is it when we think of the piano it is always men at the forefront? 'Sing us a song, you're the piano man...' Elton John, Billy Joel, Ben Folds, Tim Minchin: But where are the piano women? An exploration into the unknown stories of historic women pianists, from a successful Australian piano woman, Emma Knights. 'Talent just oozes from her fingers' ***** (SamAboutTown.com). 'The Piano Men is a beautifully classy show' ****½ (Glam Adelaide).

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Sight not needed
  • Accessible entry: Accessible entry is on the left from main doors. If not taking the ramp there are a few steps from the pavement to the main door.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp

  • Stairs: 2 - 5
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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FringeReview 11 days ago

Why is it that the best-known pianists all seem to be men?  Why is it that 97% of classical performances over the last 12 months in Europe featuring a piano have involved men?  Why is it that only 30% of Aussie bands have more than one female instrumentalist?  Why is...

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Dates, Times and Prices