In July the corridors of WAAPA will ring with the sound of song as the third WAAPA International Art Song Academy gets underway.
With only a handful of examples of this antique synthesiser left in the world, a WAAPA research student decided to build her own.
Associate Dean Cat Hope explains the disparity between male and female composers represented in concert programs and offers solutions for the future.
Talented high school students are invited to explore their creativity in short courses at the acclaimed Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, enjoying access to its expert staff and outstanding facilities.
Australia’s first piano, which arrived on board the Sirius as part of the First Fleet in 1788, has found a new home at ECU’s Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
This year in celebration of Edith Cowan University’s 25th anniversary, ECU and WAAPA proudly present Bring It On - The Musical, a high-energy stage spectacle that will truly dazzle.
In June, WAAPA's 3rd Year Acting students will perform Christopher Hampton’s award-winning play, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, a sharply drawn tale of sexual power and desire.
Motion State pulls exciting, young choreographic talent into its orbit from across Australia and overseas to create energetic new works on the dancers in LINK, WAAPA’s graduate dance company.
Little Red Riding Hood has been reimagined by our third year Bachelor of Performing Arts students, as edgy, adult theatre.
A special concert to raise funds for the international medical humanitarian‑aid organisation, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) will be held in WAAPA’s Music Auditorium.
Superstar violinist Alexandre Da Costa, WAAPA’s brilliant new Head of Strings, brings Max Bruch’s beloved Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor to life in three extraordinary and inspiring concerts of orchestral masterworks at venues across Perth.
In a world premiere, internationally celebrated Australian early music specialist and fortepianist Professor Geoffrey Lancaster AM has restored Henry Purcell's Baroque masterpiece Dido and Aeneas to its original musical dimensions.
Vortex draws into its powerful current five outstanding choreographers who have created new classical and contemporary dance works on the WAAPA 2nd and 3rd Year Dance students.
WAAPA proudly presents A View from the Bridge, Arthur Miller’s gut-wrenching domestic drama of jealousy and betrayal.
Master percussionist Iain Robbie and members of Perth’s sizzling Nueva Salsa Orchestra will lead WAAPA’s award-winning percussion ensemble Defying Gravity in Latin Carnivale.