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An Evening with Skateboarding Icon Tony Hawk

OK Shredders, brace yourselves! The legendary Tony Hawk is gracing Sydney with his presence in January. He’s performing a spoken word show at the local Enmore Theatre for a captivating night of storytelling from the Birdman himself. While we’re not the type to gush with excitement, we can’t help but be a bit hyped about this one!

Tony Hawk performs a Stalefish grab mid-air on a large vert ramp at a demo while a crowd of excited spectators watches below.

Tony Hawk floats a classic Stalefish above the crowd

The Legacy of the Birdman

Tony Hawk’s influence on skateboarding is nothing short of extraordinary. His illustrious career spans decades, and his impact on the sport and its culture is immeasurable. From his unparalleled success in professional skateboarding competitions to kickstarting one of video gaming’s greatest franchises with Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, not to mention his commendable work through The Skatepark Project, Tony’s legacy is firmly etched in the annals of skateboarding history.

Tony Hawk Australian tour promotional banner featuring The Birdman executing a stylish frontside stalefish air, along with event details.

An Exclusive Glimpse into the Life of a Skateboarding Legend

At the event, you’ll have the privilege of hearing Tony Hawk’s incredible journey, complete with its highs and, yes, even the lows, straight from the legend himself. It’s a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with a skateboarding icon, as he shares his remarkable life experiences.

Tony Hawk, sporting classic skateboarding attire and protective gear, floats a lofty Backside Ollie at his personal Carlsbad ramp in 1989, photo by Grant Britain.

Tony Hawk with a lofty Backside Ollie at his private ramp, 1989. πŸ“Έ Grant Britain

Tunes for a Night with Skateboarding Greatness

The evening kicks off with a performance by “Birdman: or the Unexpected Virtue of a Tony Hawk Pro Skater Cover Band.” They’ll be belting out classic tunes from the THPS series, featuring hits from the likes of Rage Against the Machine, Millencolin, and, of course, Goldfinger. It’s the perfect prelude to an evening with skateboarding greatness.

"Birdman: or the Unexpected Virtue of a Tony Hawk Pro Skater Cover Band" strikes a playful pose against a red backdrop.

The band, ‘Birdman: or the Unexpected Virtue of a Tony Hawk Pro Skater Cover Band,’ poses for a snapshot.

Don’t miss out on Tony Hawk Live @ The Enmore Theatre – an exceptional event for skateboarding enthusiasts and those who admire a true legend.

An Evening With Tony Hawk: Essential Event Info

 

  • Who: Tony Hawk, “Birdman: or the Unexpected Virtue of a Tony Hawk Pro Skater Cover Band.”
  • Where: Enmore Theatre, Newtown, NSW
  • Date: Friday, January 19, 2024
  • Time: 7:45 PM
  • Tickets: Head toΒ Ticketek

For those looking to make the evening extra special, limited VIP tickets are available, including a signed, limited edition deck. And for the ultimate Tony Hawk fans, there are Meet & Greet tickets that offer an exclusive opportunity to connect with the Birdman himself.

Tony Hawk executing a stylish Stalefish to Fakie, against a vivid blue sky backdrop. Photographed by Grant Britain at the Mission Valley YMCA in 2001.

Tony Hawk lofty Stalefish to Fakie. 2001. πŸ“Έ Grant Britain

Mark your calendars, secure your tickets, and prepare for an evening with Tony Hawk, an event that promises to be nothing short of legendary.

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