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WAAPA’s percussion maestro receives 2021 Fulbright Scholar Award

Thursday, 06 May 2021

Edith Cowan University’s Coordinator of Classical Music, Tim White, has received a 2021 Fulbright Scholar Award.

Jazz it up at WAAPA with Grand Designs

Friday, 30 April 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 04

With audience numbers reset to 100% capacity, WAAPA welcomes music lovers back to the Geoff Gibbs Theatre for an outstanding evening of freshly minted jazz works composed by some of Australia’s hottest jazz musicians.

Explore behind the scenes at WAAPA

Friday, 09 April 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 04

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), at Edith Cowan University’s Mount Lawley campus, is opening its doors to the public on Sunday, 18 April from 10am until 4pm for the annual ECU Open Day event.

Arts management training with a professional edge

Thursday, 01 April 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 04

Arts Management graduate Alexis Johns knows from personal experience the importance of WAAPA’s internship opportunities.

WAAPA dance restarts for 2021

Thursday, 25 March 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 03

WAAPA’s first dance season for 2021 kicks off with an exciting interdisciplinary performance that brings Dance and Music students together on stage for a program of fresh, new classical and contemporary dance works.

Sublime choral music at St Mary’s Cathedral

Thursday, 18 March 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 03

WAAPA is delighted to welcome music lovers back to its annual choral concert at St Mary’s Cathedral performed by Perth’s finest young singers and musicians.

New Voices debuts Downstairs at The Maj

Monday, 15 March 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 03

Get ready to be inspired, provoked and entertained as WAAPA’s 3rd Year Acting students take their creative talents to Downstairs at The Maj in two seasons of brand-new original short works.

The timely resonance of Ellida

Monday, 15 March 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 03

Ellida, a lighthouse keeper’s daughter, is living a life of quiet desperation with her husband in a coastal town when a mysterious lover from her past arrives. Will she stay on dry land with her husband or answer the call of the sea?

WAAPA Statement on Anti-Racism

Friday, 05 March 2021 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2021 > 02

After extensive consultation, the WAAPA Equity, Inclusion and Opportunity Working Party, led by Dr Frances Barbe and comprised of WAAPA students, guest alumni and staff, have developed a Statement on Anti-Racism.

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