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About Us

The Events Centre, Caloundra is the Sunshine Coast’s premier performing arts and conference centre. Be inspired by the diverse conferences, events, venue and hospitality services on offer. Be entertained by the kaleidoscope of concerts, music, dance, plays and shows for all ages.

The Events Centre is one of the largest function centres on the coast with fine dining, high tech staging and equipment for large and small dinners, awards nights, conferences, theatre and special events. The venue has two theatres and dining spaces for over 1,000 patrons.

Venue Information

Based on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, just one hour north of Brisbane, find us located near beautiful Kings Beach and the famous Bulcock Street.

What’s On – Upcoming Shows

  • Fri 19 Aug
Four musicians wearing total black playing on stage
Echoes of Pink Floyd | A Journey Through Time
  • Sun 21 Aug
An aerial photograph of an orchestra performing on stage
Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra | Tempestuous Skies
  • Fri 26 Aug
Mirusia | Songbird: A Life In Song

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A Salute To Roy Orbison

Presented by Wesley Orbison and Ben Maiorana Entertainment

Book tickets
$69.90 Full Price
$64.90 Concession (ID Required)
$49.90 Child 2 - 17 years
$59.90 Group 8+

Please contact the Box Office on (07) 5491 4240 for large group bookings and accessibility seating.

The health and safety of patrons, artists and staff is our priority at The Events Centre. With this in mind, we strongly suggest that face masks are worn at all times when visiting the Centre. We ask that you bring your own mask with you.

*No refunds/exchanges – learn more

*Read our Covid Cancellation policy here

  • Date & time
    • Sat 10 Dec 2022 8:00pm
  • Theatre
    Kings Theatre
  • Presented by
    Wesley Orbison and Ben Maiorana Entertainment
  • Event info

    LOCK OUT PERIOD: Please arrive early. This performance has a lock out period

    WARNING: Smoke and haze effects

    DURATION: Approximately 2 hours 20 minutes, includes a 20 minute interval (subject to change without notice)

     

  • Other info

Wesley Orbison, Roy Orbison’s eldest son, is very proud to fully endorse and present this amazing live concert experience remembering his father as we relive the sound and all the magical hits of music legend Roy Orbison in an international production starring the sensational voice from down under John Stephan.  This celebration pays the ultimate homage to The Big O showcasing all his classic hits together with a special tribute to The Everly Brothers.

Working alongside the best in the business John Stephan has garnered strong support and friendship with some of the music industry’s most prestigious producers and writers including Walter Afanasleff, Babyface, Dann Huff, Vince Gill and Jorgen Elofsson to name a few – he has shared the stage with some of the world’s finest artists including Faith Hill, Kenny Chesney, Jewel, Keith Urban, Taylor Swift and many more.  He has toured Japan, USA and parts of Europe and based himself in the USA starring in his show on the Las Vegas Strip, Maui & Nashville to thunderous applause and standing ovations.

Come and relive the glory days as singer songwriter John Stephan performs Roy Orbison’s iconic hits such as “Pretty Woman”, “Crying”, “I Drove All Night”, “Leah”, “Working For The Man”, “Blue Bayou “Only The Lonely”, “In Dreams”, “Blue Angel”, “You Got It”, “Running Scared” and many more.

Including a special tribute to music legends The Everly Brothers with timeless hits such as ‘Bye Bye Love’, ‘Wake Up Little Susie’, ‘All I Have To Do Is Dream’, ‘Bird Dog’, ‘Let It Be Me’, ‘(Til) I Kissed You’, ‘Cathy’s Clown’, ‘Crying In The Rain’ and ‘When Will I Be Loved’.