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Music under the stars at WAAPA in the Park

An annual tradition since 2007, WAAPA in the Park is a family-friendly evening of fabulous music performed under the stars in Mount Lawley’s Ron Stone Park.

Tiny camera passed down throats of WAAPA vocal students to help see 'behind the scenes'

Edith Cowan University researchers have joined forces with the WAAPA to give vocal students an insight into the inner workings of their voice, thanks to a tiny camera passed down their throats.

Michael Abercromby picks The Cherry Orchard for WAAPA acting students

Additionally, Perth-born WAAPA graduate Michael Abercromby has returned to his alma mater to undertake his Masters in Directing and is leading second year acting students in a production of The Cherry Orchard.

Hollywood may be able to afford #MeToo, but it’s a stretch for the Australian arts

WAAPA research staff member Luke Hopper writes about how the #MeToo movement has undoubtedly opened up an important discourse, challenging the stigma of speaking out against exploitation and harassment in the arts and other industries.

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