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Entries are open for the 2022 City of Fremantle Hungerford Award

Entries are open for the 2022 City of Fremantle Hungerford Award

One Western Australian writer has the chance to win a $15,000 cash prize and a publishing contract from the City of Fremantle and Fremantle Press. Submissions for the 2022 City of Fremantle Hungerford Award are open. Western Australian writers have just two months to enter the state’s longest running and most prestigious award for an […]

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The Australian Ballet postpone ‘An American in Paris’ in Perth & Adelaide

The Australian Ballet postpone ‘An American in Paris’ in Perth & Adelaide

The Australian Ballet and GWB Entertainment today announced that due to the current impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, next month’s Adelaide and Perth seasons of the lavish Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, An American in Paris will be postponed. New season dates will be announced as soon as possible for both cities, with ticket holders urged […]

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Meet ‘The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband’ at Limelight Theatre

Meet ‘The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband’ at Limelight Theatre

Jealousy, humiliation, deceit and betrayal are on the menu as Limelight Theatre serves up the deliciously dark comedy The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband. Written by Debbie Isitt and directed by Barry Lefort, the story follows Kenneth who has been married to Hilary for 20 years. When he finds himself in the arms of Laura, […]

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Fringe comedy award winner goes sci-fi with ‘Magic of Future Past’

Fringe comedy award winner goes sci-fi with ‘Magic of Future Past’

Check out this brand new world premiere sci-fi show from 15 time Fringe festival award winning comedian, mind-reader, story-teller, magician, and American Tim Motley right here in Perth. Tim reprises his trademark role in this stand-alone sequel as Australia’s hilarious psychic film-noir detective character, Dirk Darrow. Winner of Fringe World’s Comedy Award 2020 for his […]

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The Dumtectives are heading to Fringe World for a killer circus comedy

Fringe World has hundred of shows to choose from over its four week run, and here’s one that combines a film noir aesthetic with circus skills and comedy. From internationally acclaimed Dummies Corp, comes The Dumtectives in Cirque Noir.  Set in a bygone era of cheap dames and dirty dicks this noir mystery promises to […]

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‘EULOGY’: Creators of smash-hits ‘SÉANCE’ & ‘FLIGHT’ return to Fringe World

‘EULOGY’: Creators of smash-hits ‘SÉANCE’ & ‘FLIGHT’ return to Fringe World

The brilliant minds behind the innovative multi-sensory experiences SÉANCE, FLIGHT and COMA are back this Fringe World season with an all new encounter. EULOGY transports audience through rooms and corridors of a hotel using binaural sounds and speech recognition technology, travelling between floors and deeper into the dreamscape. “EULOGY is both an intense and exhilarating ride and […]

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Scarecrow loses ability to scare away birds in micro-musical ‘StrawBrain’

Scarecrow loses ability to scare away birds in micro-musical ‘StrawBrain’

StrawBrain is an all-original musical is coming to Fringe World, making its premiere at the After Dark Gallery and Studio in the Perth CBD. The story follows the life of a lonely scarecrow who is seeking meaning in his life after losing the ability to scare away birds. Musically, the solo one-act micro-musical blends the […]

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Keep On Fringing: Fringe World launches new artist grant initiative

Keep On Fringing: Fringe World launches new artist grant initiative

ARTRAGE has launched the Keep On Fringing grant, to provide direct support to Fringe World artists that have experienced an unforeseen hardship in the lead up to or during their 2022 Festival season. Launching as a pilot program, Festival participants will be able to apply for grants up to $1,500 to help get their show […]

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‘The Outsiders’ seek to find their place in the world at Fringe World

‘The Outsiders’ seek to find their place in the world at Fringe World

The TOOL Event and Our Collective Dream have joined forces for a powerful performance that explores the lives of those deemed ‘outsiders’. The Outsiders is a collaboration between The TOOL Event, a binational event company operating in Nigeria, the UK and now here in WA, and Our Collective Dream, a rich multi-cultural creative community. The work […]

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Dr Ahmed is back with his ‘Big Fat Gay Greek Pakistani Wedding’

Dr Ahmed is back with his ‘Big Fat Gay Greek Pakistani Wedding’

GP, Dermatologist and Fringe World favourite Dr Ahmed is back, celebrating his Big Fat Gay Greek Pakistani Wedding at this year’s Fringe World Festival. Since his sell-out debut in 2016, Dr Ahmed has been celebrating his Fringe honeymoon in style with sold out shows and acclaimed performances. A UK-raised Pakistani doctor tells the story of meeting […]

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