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New Year's Eve Gala - Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

  • Thalian Hall 310 Chestnut Street Wilmington, NC, 28401 United States (map)

A special event to benefit Thalian Hall.
Event begins at 6pm, curtain at 8:30pm
The best New Year’s Eve Celebration in Wilmington. Evening includes dinner, dessert, drinks champagne toast and a sensational live performance of the musical Priscilla, Queen of the Desert by Opera House Theatre Company! After the show, ring in 2018 with a live DJ, dancing and champagne toast!


Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Tickets are on sale now at the Center Box Office:  (910) 632-2285,, or in person at the Center Box Office, 310 Chestnut Street.

Book by Stephan Elliot and Allan Scott

Based on the Latent Image/Specific Films Motion Picture

Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.

Saturday, December 30

Friday, January 5 – Sunday, January 7

Friday, January 12 - Sunday, January 14

Friday, January 19 - Sunday, January 21

with a special event on New Year's Eve to benefit Thalian Hall

Based on the 1994 film of the same name, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert tells the story of Tick, Bernadette, and Adam as they board a bus named Priscilla and take their outrageous drag show across the Australian Outback.  A hit parade of dance floor favorites from the 70s and 80s provides the soundtrack for this show – “It’s Raining Men”, “What’s Love Got to Do with It”, “Don’t Leave Me This Way”, “Go West”, “I Say a Little Prayer”, “I Love the Nightlife”, “True Colors”,  “I Will Survive”, “Shake Your Groove Thing”, “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”, “Hot Stuff”  - but this funny and fabulous show also has big joyous heart that beats with an energetic pulse that will have you dancing in the aisles!!  Get ready for the ride of your life!