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WAAPA presents a titillating Opera Double Bill

The talented students of WAAPA’s Classical Vocal program perform two boisterous operettas for your enjoyment, under the direction of acclaimed Opera Director, Thomas de Mallet Burgess.

WA Arts Orgs LINK up for IBM

Inventories of Bodies in Movement sees 50 performers from local companies, Co3, DADAA/TRACKSUIT and WAAPA’s LINK Dance Company collaborate for the first time.

A world of passionate possibility in the Forest of Arden

Heroes. Villains. Wrestling. Cross dressing. And love at first sight. As You Like It is one of William Shakespeare’s most charming and beloved romantic comedies, where chance encounters blossom into the entanglement of love.

WAAPA bring drama to South West with new Diploma of Acting

From February 2018, the internationally acclaimed, Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), will be delivering its Diploma of Acting at Edith Cowan University’s South West campus in Bunbury.

Performances and events

Classical Music Accolades

Oct 25, 2017

Music Auditorium

Classical Tuesdays - Semester 2

Oct 25, 2017

Music Auditorium

Spring Sonatas

Nov 1, 2017

Music Auditorium

Spooktacular!

Nov 2, 2017

Music Auditorium

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