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Mozart’s Requiem set to soar in St Mary’s Cathedral

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2018 > 03

It is one of the most famous choral works in the classical repertoire but Mozart's Requiem has a backstory that reads like a bad film script.

Grammy-nominated Latin jazz masters make Perth debut

Friday, 23 March 2018 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2018 > 03

Thanks to the generosity of Perth-based philanthropists, Brigid and Ronald W. Woss AM of the Woss Group of Companies, WAAPA is able to present the Grammy Award nominated Rodriguez Brothers live in concert.

‘Coffee With’ Benjamin Colley and Daisy Valerio: New AussieTheatre writers confirmed for WAAPA graduate column

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

AussieTheatre.com can confirm that 2017 WAAPA graduates Benjamin Almon Colley and Daisy Valerio will join the writing team as regular columnists in 2018.

Success a beautiful thing

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

From prestigious awards to making her professional musical theatre debut, WAAPA graduate and Ryde performer Stefanie Caccamo’s star is shining brightly.

‘Atlas’ explores the ties that bind through movement-based performance

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2018 > 02

Not using any throwaway packaging, from plastic wrapping to takeaway cups, was just one of a number of challenges that WAAPA’s 2nd Year Acting students undertook when they started rehearsals for their upcoming devised theatre piece, Atlas.

The Crucible transformed for contemporary times

Friday, 23 February 2018 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2018 > 02

Edgerton has worked with WAAPA student designers to create a stunning impressionistic design that presents a deeply religious frontier society on the edge of an encroaching wilderness.

Improving your contemporary technique

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Nina Levy talks to the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts’s Molly Tipping to find out how you can develop your core stability and mobility.

Out of character: how acting puts a mental strain on performers

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

WAAPA PhD graduate Leith Taylor comments in The Conversation about poor mental health in the Performing Arts industry.

Creating an enchanting opera for kids is no child's play

Monday, 18 December 2017

An ECU PhD candidate wants to bring the joy of opera to an entirely new demographic: Australian children.

Wild conjecture

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Want to think anew about Mozart? Try Geoffrey Lancaster’s latest recording

Elevate your directing career through authentic learning

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2017 > 12

Want to broaden your directorial perspective and take your critical thinking to the next level? A Masters of Arts at WAAPA is what you have been searching for.

A Sound career

Thursday, 23 November 2017 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2017 > 11

Inside WAAPA sits down with WAAPA graduate and sound engineer Gavin Tempany, who was back in Perth as part of the 2017 Hans Zimmer Live On Tour production crew.

LINK reflects on the meaning of identity

Thursday, 02 November 2017 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2017 > 11

Based on the theme of identity, Im Spiegel is a contemporary dance work that will bring WAAPA`s magical mirrored palace to life.

True love Kimberley style

Friday, 27 October 2017 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2017 > 10

Graduate Eva Grace Mullaley returns to WAAPA to direct the multi-award winning Australian theatre classic, Windmill Baby.

WAAPA presents a titillating Opera Double Bill

Friday, 06 October 2017 News > Latest news > Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts > 2017 > 10

The talented students of WAAPA’s Classical Vocal program perform two boisterous operettas for your enjoyment, under the direction of acclaimed Opera Director, Thomas de Mallet Burgess.

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