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Photo Feature: Black Swan’s Once in Royal David’s City

Image - Philip Gostelow

Check out our photo feature from Black Swan State Theatre Company’s Once in Royal David’s City.  Images captured by Philip Gostelow A co-production with the Queensland Theatre Company this powerful piece of Australian theatre, written by Michael Gow, is performed by an exceptional cast led by Jason Klarwien and includes Adam Booth, Penny Everingham, Emma… Read more.


WAAPA’s Heathers The Musical

Image- Jon Green

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) third year musical theatre students give a comical, heartfelt and highly energetic performance in this musical based on the 80’s cult classic film Heathers. Like the 80s film, Heathers the Musical is a black comedy full of laughs and a serious message about trying to make it through high… Read more.


WAAPA launches 2017 Musical Theatre Program

WAAPA launches 2017 Musical Theatre Program

In what is looking like a desolate musical theatre scene for Perth in 2017 (Matilda which opens at the end of the month,  is the only major production announced for 2017!) WAAPA (The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts) continues to present some of Broadway’s  best as part of this years season. Thanks goodness for… Read more.


Photo Feature – Clinton the Musical

Photo Feature – Clinton the Musical

Check out the photos from Black Swan State Theatre Company’s Clinton The Musical captured by Daniel James Grant.   Starring Lisa Adam, Simon Burke, Matt Dyktynski, Brendan Hanson, Luke Hewitt, Megan Kozak, Clare Moore this fast paced hilarious, irreverent look at the two terms of Bill Clinton’s Presidency will be one of the funniest nights… Read more.


Clinton The Musical will have you on your knees with laughter

Simon Burke. Clinton The Musical. Image by Daniel James Grant.

Black Swan State Theatre Company’s Clinton The Musical is a fast paced hilarious, irreverent and wild ride through the two terms of the (Bill) Clinton Presidency.  And it will have you on your knees with laughter. Written by two Australian brothers, Michael and Paul Hodge, Clinton The Musical is witty and clever with a toe… Read more.



WAAPA’s Bring It On The Musical

Image - Jon Green

I’m always blown away by the talent exposed in the major mid year WAAPA musical and this years offering, Bring It On The musical, did not disappoint. As the audience enters the theatre they are greeted by a giant digital screen that invites them to upload their photos via #bringitonwaapa. The audience is then whipped… Read more.


WAAPA’s Bring It On Photo Feature

Image - Jon Green

As the musical theatre students from WAAPA prepare for opening night of Bring It On – The Musical, check out the images captured by Jon Green during a recent technical run through. Presented by the final year and second year musical theatre students, Bring it on – The Musical is based on the 2000 cheer… Read more.


Photo Feature – WAAPA’s The Drowsy Chaperone

Image - Jon Green

The third year WAAPA (Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts) Musical Theatre Students launched their 2016 season with The Drowsy Chaperone. Directed by Crispin Taylor, the musical plays at the Geoff Gibb Theatre until the 19th March. Check out the images from the production by Jon Green. Tickets available through www.waapa.ecu.edu.au/performance


PIAF – I Know You’re There

PIAF – I Know You’re There

There is instant nervous tension  in the air when the 16 audience members are told they will be ushered one-by-one into the production of I Know You’re There to be personally greeted by the performer James Berlyn. But then again, making an audience feel slightly uncomfortable before you share your inner-most thoughts is probably a fair… Read more.


Olivier Award Winning Actor in Perth

Olivier Award Winning Actor in Perth

All Saints’ College in Bull Creek Perth, has scored a major coup after securing Olivier Award-winning actor Guy Masterson – the great-nephew of Richard Burton – as artist-in-residence this February. And as part of his residency, he will be performing a one-off solo production of Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood on February 26. Masterson an… Read more.


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