WIN! We’re giving away tickets to 9 to 5 The Musical and a case of Dolly Parton-inspired ginger beer

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WIN! We’re giving away tickets to 9 to 5 The Musical and a case of Dolly Parton-inspired ginger beer

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You and three friends can enjoy a case of the new Ballistic Brewing Co ginger beer before heading out to see Dolly Parton’s 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL.

West End musical 9 TO 5, from legendary US singer-songwriter Dolly Parton, is currently showing at Melbourne’s State Theatre and to celebrate Ballistic Beer Co. has launched an ‘After 5 Brew’ ginger beer.

In a partnership that celebrates the time-honoured tradition of after-work drinks, the iconic QLD craft brewery and 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL have joined forces to create the perfect drink to sip on and have some gold-carat fun.

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The new low-cal/low-carb ‘After 5 Brew’ ginger beer is a lighter choice. With a limited edition label and packaging, punters can enjoy the glitz and glam of the famed West End musical, while sipping on a delicious, innovative new brew.  The cans are available in a pack of eight for $44.99 and are available for a limited time only. 

“This musical is a high-quality production that doesn’t take itself too seriously, much like our beers. Our new 9-5 Ginger Beer is a high-quality, low carb, low alcohol drink, great for extending those moments when you are enjoying yourself, whether it’s with your work mates, listening to great music or watching a classic movie,” says  Gunjan Allen, Head of Marketing and Experience at Ballistic. 


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Currently showing in Melbourne until September 17, the joyous smash hit musical 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL has blown audiences away since its arrival in July with its stellar cast, knock-out songs and high-flying ambitions.

With a sparkling score by Dolly Parton and a book by the iconic movie’s original screenwriter Patricia Resnick, 9 TO 5 is the quintessential feel-good show for the times, featuring an all-star Australian cast including Marina Prior as smart & sassy career woman Violet Newstead, Casey Donovan as newly separated new recruit Judy Bernly, Erin Clare as bright & beautiful country gal Doralee Rhodes, Eddie Perfect as the controlling boss Franklin Hart Jnr. and featuring Caroline O’Connor as busy-body Roz Keith.

Producer Suzanne Jones said, “We’re thrilled to pair 9 TO 5 with an opportunity to enjoy some 5-9 time with Ballistic’s new Ginger Beer”. 

To celebrate the musical’s final weeks and the new brew from Ballistic Brewing Co, we’re giving one lucky Dolly Parton fan and three friends the chance to win tickets to 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL in Melbourne, alongside a case of Ballistic Brewing Co’s After 5 Brew. 

To be in the running, all you have to do is enter your name, email and number (so we can contact you to tell you you’ve won).

The competition closes Sunday, September, 11, at 5pm. By entering, you agree to receive marketing collateral from Forte and competition partners. For more info, check out our privacy policy.

Find out more about the musical here