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Free, tasty treats at the WAAPA Music Feast

Thursday, 26 November 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 11

Music lovers are invited to enjoy their fill of fabulous jazz, contemporary, classical and new music at the WAAPA Music Feast on Saturday 5 December from 11am to 7pm.

Dulcie’s new single is ‘a burst of sunshine and positivity’

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 11

In just under two years, Perth-based indie girl band Dulcie have gone from being tertiary students to one of the most up-and-coming bands on the Australian music scene.

Future looks bright for WAAPA after safely weathering COVID storms

Monday, 23 November 2020

Having remained open throughout the pandemic while simultaneously adjusting to new online teaching practices, WAAPA at Edith Cowan University is preparing itself for an exciting new future in the heart of Perth’s CBD.

Hamilton announces ‘exceptionally talented and diverse’ cast for Australia production

Tuesday, 10 November 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 11

Newcomer and 2016 WAAPA Music Theatre graduate, Jason Arrow picked by Lin-Manuel Miranda to star, leading a cast made up almost exclusively of people of colour from Australia and New Zealand.

Watch WAAPA’s opera from the comfort of your home

Friday, 16 October 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 10

While COVID-19 restrictions continue to limit audience numbers in theatres, WAAPA at Edith Cowan University is thrilled to offer its supporters a week-long digital season of its annual opera.

It’s Open Day but not as you know it!

Thursday, 01 October 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 09

Join us for a scaled-back open day at ECU Mount Lawley where future students will be able to meet WAAPA’s amazing faculty, listen to talks from Course Coordinators, ask current students about their WAAPA experience, enjoy concerts, take in a backstage tour of our theatres or watch some rehearsals for the upcoming Dance seasons.

Student Satisfaction Survey 2020 WAAPA

Tuesday, 22 September 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 09

The 2020 WA student survey will open on 23 September 2020.

Edith Cowan University to develop Perth's first comprehensive city campus

Monday, 21 September 2020

ECU will vacate its Mount Lawley campus, relocating its law, business and technology divisions to the CBD, along with its hallmark arts school, the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).

Between science and art

Wednesday, 02 September 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 08

On Saturday 21 November, the new Western Australian Museum will open its doors to the public after a major four-year redevelopment.

Lighting up the stage again in 2021

Tuesday, 01 September 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 08

Thanks to Western Australia’s success in limiting community transmission of COVID-19, WAAPA at Edith Cowan University has returned to face-to-face teaching for the second semester of 2020.

WAAPA goes Wireless with Riedel’s Bolero Intercom

Thursday, 27 August 2020

Riedel today announced that the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) has migrated its production communications infrastructure to Riedel’s Bolero wireless intercom system.

Motion capture extends WAAPA’s acting training

Monday, 03 August 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 08

The Mocap Vaults, the world’s premier school for motion capture acting, directing and production training, will deliver a specialist workshop in August for WAAPA’s 3rd Year Acting students on movement performance for motion capture.

$10k ECU Arts Commission Up For Grabs

Friday, 24 July 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 07

Calling all dancers, designers, theatre-makers, writers, musicians, singers, composers and choreographers who are WAAPA graduates.

Transition degree helping older students upskill now available online (ArtsHub website)

Friday, 24 July 2020

WAAPA’s Bachelor of Performing Arts Practice Transition major is designed to prepare the future leaders of the performing arts industry in Australia and is being offered online for the first time.

Blessed to be Cursed

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2020 > 07

WAAPA Acting graduate Shalom Brune-Franklin has a major role in Netflix’s big-budget fantasy series, Cursed, which premieres on 17 July.

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