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Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Ajax In Afghanistan

Torn between army politics and the love of his soldiers on the front line of war, a legendary leader begins to spiral out of control.

Opening night: 15th Jun, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 21st Jun, 7.30 pm
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
A Streetcar Named Desire

A classic story of love, lust, passion and power. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Best Play in 1948, A Streetcar Named Desire is one of the most celebrated plays of the 20th century.

Opening night: 15th Jun, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 21st Jun, 7.30 pm
Special events at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
WAAPA and ECU Open Day 2018

The WAAPA / ECU Open Day is a perfect opportunity to explore behind the scenes. Come and see WAAPA in action!

Opening night: 12th Aug, 10.00 am
Closing night: 12th Aug, 10.00 am
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Two Gentlemen of Verona

Temptation, betrayal, desire, deceit... how far would you go to get what you want?

Opening night: 24th Aug, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 30th Aug, 7.30 pm
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Stuff Happens

“Stuff happens… and it’s untidy, and freedom’s untidy, and free people are free to make mistakes and commit crimes and do bad things.”

Opening night: 24th Aug, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 30th Aug, 7.30 pm
Free concerts at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Postgraduate Research Showcase

The WAAPA Postgraduate Research Showcase offers a rare opportunity for audiences to be dazzled and intrigued by arts projects in their nascent stages, to view the ideas that will transform the future of arts practice.

Opening night: 10th Sep, 6.30 pm
Closing night: 10th Sep, 6.30 pm
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Uncharted Territory

ECU's, WA Screen Academy, WAAPA and leading screen industry guests take to the red carpet for the Gala Screening of The Academy Films - a program of short films exploring the theme, Uncharted Territory.

Opening night: 27th Sep, 6.30 pm
Closing night: 27th Sep, 6.30 pm
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
Bullies

WAAPA, in conjunction with the Minderoo Foundation, proudly presents an original commissioned work from one of Australia’s most accomplished playwrights, Reg Cribb.

Opening night: 12th Oct, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 18th Oct, 7.30 pm
Acting performances at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
A Midsummer Night’s Dream

When two pairs of star-crossed lovers, a feuding pair of supernatural sprites, a love potion gone awry and some well meaning Mechanicals – all come together in an enchanted moonlit forest, the result is a delightful mix of merriment and

Opening night: 12th Oct, 7.30 pm
Closing night: 18th Oct, 7.30 pm
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