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St Petersburg Ballet Theatre will bring ‘Swan Lake’ to Perth in 2018

St Petersburg Ballet Theatre will bring ‘Swan Lake’ to Perth in 2018

The internationally acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet Theatre will return to Perth in June 2018 to present a limited season of their acclaimed full-length classic production of the world’s most loved ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake. Founded in 1994, The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre is renowned globally not just for its beautiful Vaganova-trained dancers but also for its […]

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Lucia di Lammermoor is filled with heartbreak and tragedy

Lucia di Lammermoor is filled with heartbreak and tragedy

LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR | HIS MAJESTY’S THEATRE | UNTIL SAT 4 NOV | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor will always have a special place in my heart, it’s the first opera I ever saw performed live on stage. For years the WA Opera invited me to come and review their shows, and I always politely declined. […]

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Em Rusciano announces her ‘Evil Queen’ tour

Em Rusciano announces her ‘Evil Queen’ tour

Comedian and radio personality Em Rusciano will be back in Perth in 2018 with her new Evil Queen tour. Rusciano will be taking her new live comedy show Evil Queen across the country from February through April next year, for her largest live performances to date after her last two tours completely sold out. Forget Snow White, […]

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BALI: Cocktails, catharsis and three days in Kuta

BALI | Subiaco Arts Centre | til Oct 28 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★   Jeffrey Jay Fowler and Chris Isaacs are a creative force to be reckoned with. Their previous on stage partnership resulted in the festival hit FAG/STAG, a two man show about best friends, Jimmy and Corgan, one straight and one […]

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Get ready for ‘The Unbelievables’

Get ready for ‘The Unbelievables’

A brand new theatrical extravaganza, The Unbelievables, will fill the Crown Theatre Perth with the world’s greatest circus, magic and acrobatic performers this summer. From the producers of The Illusionists and Circus 1903, The Unbelievables is a fast-paced entertainment spectacle jam-packed with death-defying acrobats and aerial acts, mind-blowing illusions, comedy, and award-winning ballroom dance – all backed by an incredible six-piece swing […]

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BALI: Jeffrey Jay Fowler explores privilege and code-switching in new show

BALI: Jeffrey Jay Fowler explores privilege and code-switching in new show

The Last Great Hunt’s Jeffrey Jay Fowler and Chris Isaacs are revisiting some old friends in their latest production. The pair will reprise their roles as Corgan and Jimmy in their Fringe favourite FAG/STAG, relocating the pals to Australia’s favourite holiday destination; BALI. With their last work exploring the role of masculinity and sexuality on the relationship […]

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Get ready for a Masterclass with Amanda Muggleton

Amanda Muggleton won the 2002 Helpmann for Best Actress for her portrayal of opera diva Maria Callas in Terrence McNally’s play Masterclass. Now fifteen years after she received her first Helpmann, she’s returning to the challenging role when a new production arrives at the Subiaco Arts Centre in November. As she’s get’s ready to head […]

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‘I Am My Own Wife’ allows us to meet a transgender pioneer

I Am My Own Wife | Studio Underground, State Theatre | Until 29 October | ★ ★ ★ ½  Shortly after the fall of the Berlin wall, playwright Doug Wright met Charlotte von Mahsldorf. Living in East Germany the eccentric woman was the curator of a Museum of Everyday Objects. Born Lothar Berfelde, she had surprisingly […]

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‘Senior Moments’ brings some much loved performers to Perth

‘Senior Moments’ brings some much loved performers to Perth

After two smash-hit Sydney seasons, the hilarious comedy revue Senior Moments is about to embark on its first national tour from February 2018. On the national tour, the legendary John Wood and Max Gillies are now joining Benita Collings and Geoff Harvey in the senior theatrical sensation. Promoter Return Fire Productions said they were thrilled […]

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Proximity Festival: Jen Jamieson wants to take you to a higher place

Proximity Festival: Jen Jamieson wants to take you to a higher place

Let’s Make Love is a part of a unique, intimate performance platform involving artists and an audience of one in a series of experiences designed to break away from conventional notions of audience and performer interaction. Jen Jamieson’s intent is to take participants “to higher places”. How would you categorise Let’s Make Love? It’s a […]

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