Nobody notices a good accent, but a bad accent can ruin a show. Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts researcher Luzita Fereday explains how she makes sure actor accents are on point.
The ACRA winning ‘Copyright Infringement’ commercial the WAAPA marketing team produced with Southern Cross/Austereo scooped a Gold Statue at the London International Advertising Awards.
The Rob Guest Endowment commemorates the life and achievements of one of Australia’s most respected musical theatre performers, Rob Guest. This week we sit down with finalist and WAAPA graduate Lyndon Watts.
Pole vaulting and operatic singing are strange bedfellows. But for soprano Amy Manford, the two stand at opposite ends on the continuum of her award-winning success.
WAAPA third year Design student Maeli Cherel, presents Joyeux Noel – a walk-through tunnel full of texture, colour and light - as part of Kaleidoscope Festival this Thursday - Sunday in Joondalup.
Edith Cowan University today pays tribute to Dr Richard Gill AO (1942-2018), founding Dean of The Western Australian Conservatorium of Music (now The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts).
The Rob Guest Endowment commemorates the life and achievements of one of Australia’s most respected musical theatre performers, Rob Guest. This week we sit down with finalist and WAAPA graduate Joel Granger.
LINK graduate and artistic director of Stompin, Caitlin Comerford, believes in the power of dance to change lives for the better.
With the death of Richard Gill, from cancer, at the age of 76, Australia has lost one of its greatest, most inspirational, yet iconoclastic, music educators.
Stuart Maunder, Artistic Director of the State Opera of South Australia and a self-confessed G&S ‘tragic’, guest directs WAAPA’s Classical Voice students in From Marathon to Waterloo, in Order Categorical, a celebration of Gilbert and Sullivan’s most beloved songs.
Franz Kafka’s novel, The Trial, provides the inspiration for an exciting performance collaboration between WAAPA and Spare Parts Puppet Theatre this November.
FROM a destructive and confining building to place full of ideas and creation, WAAPA students will look back at the history of the Fremantle Arts Centre in a new production.
Stephen A Russell speaks to actor, musician and WAAPA graduate Brent Hill about his leading role in Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit adaptation of the Jack Black blockbuster and learning to be a kid again.
WAAPA graduate Lyndon Watts has been realising his dream, performing on the big stage to adoring fans in Disney's Aladdin The Musical.
Congratulations to Dr Luke Hopper and Christopher Hill from WAAPA who have been awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships. Their fellowships will allow them to visit other countries and investigate inspiring practices to benefit Australian communities.