The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), as part of Edith Cowan University’s Mount Lawley campus, is opening its doors to the public on Sunday, 11 August from 10.00am until 3.00pm, for its annual Open Day event.
As covered in Playbill.com today, WAAPA graduate Clay Roberts will make his U.S. debut as Jack Kelly in Theatre by the Sea’s Newsies opening later this month.
Be in it or watch it but don’t miss Massed Sax 2019.
For viewers outside WA, the title of ABC’s newest TV show KGB makes the series seem exotic and foreboding.
Including performances by numerous WAAPA Alumni, WAYJO’s King Street Corner Pocket Festival proves the tradition is in good hands.
Roy Joseph always wanted to be an actor but he was so lacking in self-confidence he did an entertainment management course at the JMC Academy with a view to working in the music industry.
Before WAAPA graduate Marlanie Haerewa came down to Perth from her hometown in the Kimberley, Derby, she felt a lot of shame around wanting to be involved with performing arts.
Created by WA Academy of Performing Arts graduates Wyatt Nixon-Lloyd and Tim Watts, Bruce wowed audiences at the Edinburgh Fringe.
KGB, a comedy web series created by Western Australian indigenous filmmaker brothers, Luke and Dan Riches, will premiere on ABC iview and nightly on ABC Comedy during NAIDOC Week 2019.
Two of Australia’s most formidable performers are coming together to showcase their hilarious tribute show, Abba-solutely Fabulous, as part of Arts Centre Melbourne’s Morning Melodies program.
Five years ago, Megan Sullivan McInerney was a WAAPA graduate uploading her first song to the triple j Unearthed website.
Six WAAPA students and staff are heading to Canada next week to present the world premiere of a new theatre work at the Parodos Festival, held from 13-16 June at Ryerson University in Toronto.
West Side Story is a show for true triple threats. Challenging the abilities of almost everyone involved, the ridiculously complex and intricate show starring Chloé Zuel and and WAAPA graduate Lyndon Watts, has already dazzled Melbourne audiences, and is opening in Wellington, New Zealand this evening.
WAAPA graduate and young Perth singer, songwriter and producer Blake Rose did not realise Taylor Swift was a fan until one of his own fans in Portugal posted on social media.
Perth-born conductor and WAAPA graduate Christopher Dragon has received two appointments this week.