Perth-based Humphrey Bower is guest directing WAAPA’s 3rd Year Acting students in English playwright Martin Crimp’s modern adaptation of Moliere’s The Misanthrope, to be performed in the Roundhouse Theatre.
Sit down with Scottish born, Perth raised actress and graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Suzie Mathers.
Perth-raised WAAPA graduate Lucy Durack could have had no better preparation than she did for her first audition as new mum Sophie in ABC comedy The Letdown.
Through Edith Cowan University’s ongoing partnership with one of the world’s leading conservatoires, music students at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) will soon have the opportunity to broaden their horizons through substantial scholarships for overseas postgraduate studies.
Strictly Ballroom The Musical will quick step, cha cha and samba its way into your heart when it dances on to the stage of the Regal Theatre as WAAPA’s highly anticipated mid-year musical.
The Body Politic is an exciting triple bill of new dance works choreographed on the LINK Dance Company by visiting Israeli choreographer Niv Marinberg, Co3 founding Artistic Director Raewyn Hill, and WAAPA graduate Scott Elstermann, the first Australian to win a prestigious Pina Bausch Fellowship.
New Edith Cowan University research aims to help vocational dancers balance training demands, avoid burnout and reach the top of their game.
Dr Luke Hopper’s dance research has been identified as having a high impact in the Australian Research Council’s recent Engagement and Impact 2018 assessment.
Emerging independent dancer and choreographer, WAAPA graduate Scott Elstermann is the first Australian to win a Pina Bausch Fellowship.
Strictly Ballroom: The Musical will quick step, cha cha and samba it’s way into your heart when it dances on to the stage of the Regal Theatre as WAAPA’s highly anticipated mid-year musical.
Renaissance art tableaux meet boy-band fashion in the opening moves of WAAPA graduate, Melanie Lane's acclaimed work WOOF.
There are many unexpected casting achievements in 26-year-old actor Roy Joseph’s life, from being the voice of God in his Year 7 school production to playing Anne Frank’s father in WAAPA’s The Diary of Anne Frank.
In May, WAAPA graduate Christopher Dragon, Associate Conductor of the Colorado Symphony, conducts the WAAPA Symphony Orchestra and trumpet virtuoso Brent Grapes in a thrilling concert of Russian orchestral masterworks.
Since graduating from WAAPA in 2016 Megan Hajjar has built an impressive resume with roles in Breath, Love Child, The Secret Daughter, Harrow and the upcoming movies M4M and The Naked Wanderer.
Primed as an international export in the making, the Perth-raised singer-songwriter has some serious hype behind him.