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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.

New tech tackles classical problem

Motion capture technology popularised by Hollywood is helping cellists prevent and overcome chronic injury.

WAAPA presents Dark Rain featuring British Saxophone Superstar - Rob Buckland

The music of acclaimed British composer Andy Scott is featured in a double concerto for saxophones and wind orchestra performed by world-renowned saxophonists Rob Buckland and Matt Styles.

New partnership opening international doors for WAAPA students

A new partnership between Edith Cowan University (ECU) and a top international conservatoire is giving Music students the chance to broaden their horizons in Manchester or learn from the best teachers in the world, right here in Perth.

Performances and events

Postgraduate and Research Showcase

Sep 23, 2017

Music Auditorium

Sound Spectrum 2017.2

Oct 2, 2017

Spectrum Project Space, ECU Mount Lawley Campus (Building 3)

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