Tropical Arts

We are a not-for profit community theatre group based in Cairns, Australia. Tropical Arts is an organisation that prides itself on community engagment through the medium of theatre production.

What’s On?


This years Shakespeare at the Tanks launched with all battles, murder and mayhem for which Shakespeare’s infamous “Scottish Play”  is reknown launched on Friday 23 October with an all inclusive caste delivering a dramatic performance of the kind that only the Tropical Arts can deliver .. this time also  in Auslang

Come along to any of the performances at Cairn’s Tanks 3 (see the poster above), noting that the final performance will be on this years Halloween Saturday 31 October 2015


What’s Been On …?


FNQ One Act Play Festival

Celebrating its 59th year, the Annual FNQ One Act Play Festival is a proud tradition in our region that Tropical Arts has the pleasure of hosting in 2015. Join us at the Centre of Contemporary Arts from the 24th to 26th of July and celebrate the diverse talent this region has to offer.  For more information go to the COCA website.

Applications for the festival close June 14th.

Download the application pack here – FNQ OAPF APP PACK 2015

2015 Production Announced!!!

Tropical Arts is proud to announce “MACBETH” as its production for 2015. Macbeth has certainly been in waiting for a while and 2015 felt like the year to bring the witches to life.  For more information on the show including season dates take a look at the “current show” page.

Theatre is the answer to everything