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FILM: The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert


The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
Dir. Stephan Elliott, with Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terrence Stamp

Coinciding with LGBT month we’re delighted to bring you cult classic The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. The story of two drag queens & a transsexual who leave Sydney, travelling halfway across Australia to put on a show at a resort. Along the way their bus breaks down and they find themselves performing in unlikely places where the reactions range from hilarious to hostile to incredulous to accepting.

Certificate: 15
Language: English
Running Time:  104 Minutes

Date:Monday 18 February
Venue:Jill Craigie Cinema, Roland Levinsky Building
Tickets:£6, concessions £4,  FREE for Friends of Peninsula Arts 

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“…this celebration of camp takes them

where no lip-synching queens have

ever been before. Unlike the bus, the

film never gets bogged down, driven

forward inexorably by naff disco tunes

and crackling dialogue”

Time Out