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Love is immortal in WA Ballet’s upcoming production of Dracula

Love is immortal in WA Ballet’s upcoming production of Dracula

The West Australian Ballet are preparing to retell Bram Stoker’s classic Gothic tale of passion in a world premiere of Dracula – in collaboration with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. The story follows the titular vampire Dracula, who is bound to this plane by his love for his living soulmate Mina. In his desperation to return to […]

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WASO combine the new with the familiar for Classics Series

WASO combine the new with the familiar for Classics Series

The fifth concert in the West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s Classics Series for 2018 combines the new with the familiar: an Australian premiere plus two exciting new stars of the classical music world performing two of the fixtures in the extensive WASO repertoire. Masquerade by British composer Anna Clyne draws inspiration from the original mid-18th century […]

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WA Symphony Orchestra celebrate 90 years with dazzling 2018 program

WA Symphony Orchestra celebrate 90 years with dazzling 2018 program

In 2018 the West Australian Symphony Orchestra marks its 90th anniversary year. To celebrate this milestone WASO is pulling out the stops to present a wonderful program with something for everyone. From superstar soloists to emerging new talents, and from the greatest repertoire of all time to world premieres, WASO’s season will deliver 75 performances […]

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Eskimo Joe’s WASO show sells out, second show added

Eskimo Joe’s WASO show sells out, second show added

UPDATE: Eskimo Joe’s upcoming show with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra has already sold out, so they’ve added a second show on Sunday 25th February 2018 at 5:00pm. 10th August 2017 WA’s iconic indie rock band in a world premiere performance with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Over the last 21 years, Eskimo Joe has […]

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Violin royalty join WASO for stunning double bill concert

Israeli violinist Pinchas Zukerman has a discography of over 100 titles, 2 Grammy Awards and 21 nominations, and on April 28 and 29 he will perform a double bill with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra at Perth Concert Hall. Zukerman, who has remained a phenomenon in the world of music for over four decades, will […]

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WASO kicks off 2017 season with Daniil Trifonov

The West Australian Symphony Orchestra is kicking off it’s 2017 season with a performance from one of the most acclaimed young piano players in the world. Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov will join the West Australian Symphony Orchestra to play works by Tchaikovsky, and Sibelius alongside the world premiere of a new work by composer Lachlan […]

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Missy Higgins teams up with George and WASO for Kings Park show

Missy Higgins teams up with George and WASO for Kings Park show

Missy Higgins has announced a special tour of the country, teaming up with Australia’s leading symphony orchestras for a series of unique performances including one night in Kings Park this December. Higgins says she has been invited to work with orchestras many times in the past, and this year she felt ready to step up to […]

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Nothing Has Changed: iOTA joins WASO for David Bowie tribute

The West Australian Symphony Orchestra is celebrating the life and music of David Bowie later this year, and a troupe of great Australian artists are coming to sing some of Bowie’s biggest hits and little known gems. The show was recently performed in Sydney and performer iOTA was one of the featured artists. The performer […]

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WASO celebrates Bowie

WASO celebrates Bowie

The West Australian Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the work of David Bowie is a very special concert featuring some great Australian singers. Deborah Conway, The Church’s Steve Kilbey, Adalita from Magic Dirt, Tim Rodgers from You Am I and iOTA will join forces to bring Bowie’s greatest tunes to the stage with the backing of the […]

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Opera In The Park 2016: Gianni Schicchi

Opera In The Park 2016: Gianni Schicchi

One of the most anticipated cultural events of the season, Opera In The Park, will be returning in 2016 with Puccini’s comic opera, Gianni Schicchi. The piece will be performed in Perth’s Langley Park under the stars in association with the West Australian Opera. Gianna Schicchi is an opera that has it all: betrayal, love, […]

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