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The Blind Giant is Dancing

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

This classic Australian political drama is a passionate examination of the way power can corrupt the individual and society at large.

Opening night: 17th Mar 7:30pm   Closing night: 23rd Mar 7:30pm

The Tempest

Free concerts at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Stuart Halusz, Associate Director at Black Swan State Theatre Company, brings Shakespeare's mystical masterpiece about forgiveness and justice to life under the stars in the State Theatre Centre Courtyard.

Opening night: 17th Mar 7:30pm   Closing night: 23rd Mar 7:30pm

The Diary of Anne Frank

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

To mark the 70th anniversary of its publication, visiting guest director Peggy Shannon, directs WAAPA’s graduating Acting students in the powerful play based on Anne’s diary.

Opening night: 5th May 7:30pm   Closing night: 11th May 7:30pm

A Dream Play

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

WAAPA’s new Spiegeltent, The Edith, provides an immersive, in-the-round setting for Caryl Churchill’s adaptation of Strindberg’s 1901 expressionistic drama.

Opening night: 5th May 7:30pm   Closing night: 11th May 7:30pm

Petits Fours

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

For those who like their theatre short, sharp and highly entertaining,Petits Fourscelebrates the breathtakingly original work of four local playwrights.

Opening night: 16th Jun 7:30pm   Closing night: 22nd Jun 7:30pm

Present Laughter

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Present Laughtercombines wickedly funny wordplay, biting bon mots and acidic-yet-likable characters to create a classic recipe for timeless comedy.

Opening night: 16th Jun 7:30pm   Closing night: 22nd Jun 7:30pm

Love and Information

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Enjoy this exhilarating theatrical kaleidoscope from one of the most radically inventive dramatists of our time.

Opening night: 25th Aug 7:30pm   Closing night: 31st Aug 7:30pm

Momentum

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Andy Paris visited WAAPA to commence work on this exciting project with the Acting students and staff and now he returns to direct this freshly minted piece of theatre.

Opening night: 25th Aug 7:30pm   Closing night: 31st Aug 7:30pm

The Threepenny Opera

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Step into WAAPA’s newest venue for a classic of 20th century music theatre, Brecht’s ‘opera for beggars’.

Opening night: 13th Oct 7:30pm   Closing night: 19th Oct 7:30pm

As You Like It

Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts

Enjoy romance, laughter and a world of passionate possibilty in the Forest of Arden.

Opening night: 13th Oct 7:30pm   Closing night: 19th Oct 7:30pm

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