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Black Swan takes a different approach for casting ‘Our Town’

Black Swan State Theatre Company have taken a different approach with the casting of their production, Thornton Wilder’s classic play Our Town. The pulitzer prize winning play which was first performed in 1938 tells the story of the fictional town of Grover’s Corners between 1901 and 1913, through the everyday lives of its citizens. For their […]

WA Ballet get ready for the popular Ballet at the Quarry

WA Ballet get ready for the popular Ballet at the Quarry

West Australian Ballet have set their Quarry program in stone after an unforeseen change to headline work In-Synch, as well as the addition of a light-hearted fourth piece, that is set to enhance the evenings experience. An idea developed in 2016 by Artistic Director Aurélien Scannella and Principal Ballet Mistress and Artistic Associate Sandy Delasalle, […]

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Review | Snuggle up with Our Sandman at Cool Change Contemporary

Review | Snuggle up with Our Sandman at Cool Change Contemporary

Our Sandman | Cool Change Contemporary | til 19th Jan | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  Imagine a show where you get to snuggle up in a super comfy bed and share in a myriad of weird spoken dreams. Add sipping on chamomile tea, soothing aromatherapy and beautiful visuals that bring you to the blissful edge of […]

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong in all the right ways this March

Peter Pan Goes Wrong in all the right ways this March

Crash-landing into Perth after the smashing success(?) of The Play That Goes Wrong, comes the classic tale of Never Never Land that never never goes right. Peter Pan Goes Wrong takes the J. M. Barrie classic and turns it on its head, totally butchering the children’s story we all know and love with hilarious results. Star […]

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Grease – The Arena Experience is here for one summer night

Grease – The Arena Experience is here for one summer night

In the 40th Anniversary Year of Grease hitting the movie screens (yes it was THAT long ago), the Arena Production Grease – The Arena Experience has been touring Australia to sell-out arena crowds. Grease – The Arena Experience featuring over 700 performers thunders onto the stage at RAC Arena for 2 shows only on Saturday 19th […]

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Smoke & Mirrors: Sasha Velour brings her magic to Astor Theatre

Smoke & Mirrors: Sasha Velour brings her magic to Astor Theatre

The winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 is bringing her unique one-woman show to the Astor Theatre next week. Sasha Velour was a force to be reckoned with in the drag competition’s ninth season, making waves around the world with her breath-taking finale performance to Whitney Houston’s So Emotional. Velour is now touring Australia with her […]

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A Family Outing: Artist Ursula Martinez bares all at Perth Festival

A Family Outing: Artist Ursula Martinez bares all at Perth Festival

If you’re a fan of Fringe World, you’ve almost definitely seen the work of Ursula Martinez before. Perhaps best know on the fringe circuit for her role in La Soiree and her uniquely adult twist on the classic handkerchief magic trick. Martinez is celebrating 20 years of performance, with two very personal and soul-baring shows […]

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‘La Soirée’ replaces ‘Club Swizzle’ at Fringe World

‘La Soirée’ replaces ‘Club Swizzle’ at Fringe World

The massively popular cabaret show La Soirée will be returning to Fringe World in 2019, replacing the previously announced Club Swizzle. Due to some unforeseen scheduling difficulties the producers of the shows have switched the productions giving Perth audiences a chance to revisit fringe favourite La Soirée.  Fringe World Festival Director Amber Hasler said that the opportunity to […]

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Review | Madiba – The Musical celebrates the birth of a Rainbow Nation

Review | Madiba – The Musical celebrates the birth of a Rainbow Nation

Madiba – The Musical | Crown Theatre | til Jan 12 | ★ ★ ★ ★  When I think of musicals my mind conjures images of witches defying gravity, East German genderqueer punks or lion cubs who just can’t wait to be king – so the real life story of political figure Nelson Mandela seemed like an […]

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A quick chat with Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji about ‘Madiba – The Musical’

A quick chat with Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji about ‘Madiba – The Musical’

Madiba – The Musical is playing at the Crown Theatre until January 12th. The musical tells the story of Nelson Mandela’s journey from activist to political prisoner and his long walk to freedom. In the musical South African actor Perci Moeketsi plays Mandela and Perth’s own Tim ‘Timomatic’ Omaji plays political activist Sam Onotou. We got […]

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