ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett
May
27
Jun 11

ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett

  • Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA

Swan State Theatre Company Presents
ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett
DATES: 27 May - 11 June 2017
VENUE: Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Adult themes

THE EISTEDDFOD by Lally Katz
Jun
22
Jul 9

THE EISTEDDFOD by Lally Katz

  • Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents
THE EISTEDDFOD by Lally Katz
DATES: 22 June - 9 July 2017
VENUE: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Adult themes, frequent coarse language

COMA LAND by Will O'Mahony
Jul
20
Aug 6

COMA LAND by Will O'Mahony

  • Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA

Black Swan State Theatre Company in association with Performing Lines WA Presents
COMA LAND by Will O'Mahony
DATES: 20 July - 6 August 2017
VENUE: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Some adult themes

SWITZERLAND by Joanna Murray-Smith
Aug
19
Sep 3

SWITZERLAND by Joanna Murray-Smith

  • Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents
SWITZERLAND by Joanna Murray-Smith
DATES: 19 August - 3 September 2017
VENUE: Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Some adult themes, simulated smoking

I AM MY OWN WIFE by Doug Wright
Oct
12
Oct 30

I AM MY OWN WIFE by Doug Wright

  • Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of W

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents
I AM MY OWN WIFE by Doug Wright
DATES: 12 - 29 October 2017
VENUE: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Adult themes

LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, a stage adaptation by Jack Thorne, based on the novel and film by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Nov
11
Dec 3

LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, a stage adaptation by Jack Thorne, based on the novel and film by John Ajvide Lindqvist

  • Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents
LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, a stage adaptation by Jack Thorne, based on the novel and film by John Ajvide Lindqvist
DATES: 11 November - 3 December 2017
VENUE: Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Some adult themes, horror


ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY by Michael Gow
Mar
23
Apr 9

ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY by Michael Gow

  • Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA

Black Swan State Theatre Company & Queensland Theatre Present
ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY by Michael Gow
DATES: 25 March to 9 April 2017
VENUE: Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA
WARNING: Some adult themes, mild language

Moonlight and Magnolias
Feb
23
Mar 4

Moonlight and Magnolias

  • Limelight Theatre

Daring, desperate and damn funny – a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of Gone With The Wind, and some of the problems encountered, form the basis of Limelight Theatre’s first production of 2017: Moonlight and Magnolias.

Art of Bedfighting
Feb
14
Feb 19

Art of Bedfighting

  • Perth Town Hall

- A woman dances with a puppet made from her underwear because no one else is watching.
- A woman tries to masturbate while wearing a corset and large skirts but can’t quite reach.
- A woman sets the table and waits and waits and waits for someone who never comes. 

Tel LA Novela
Feb
14
Feb 18

Tel LA Novela

  • His Majesty's Theatre

What happens when you grow up in a Mexican restaurant in the middle of Australia with dreams of Hollywood? Tel LA Novela is the story of how a guy with a love for burritos,latinos and cameos 'made it to LA' with all the scandal, drama and romance of a Mexican soap opera set to a bilingual pop soundtrack that could only be summed up as Enrique Iglesias meets Jimmy Barnes.

Lucidity
Feb
14
Feb 18

Lucidity

  • The Blue Room Theatre

"Life, what we call life, is only two thirds of our potential life. So why does the waking world have the monopoly on living?" 

Fat Pig
Feb
10
Feb 25

Fat Pig

  • Old Mill Theatre

A award-winning comedy that takes a politically incorrect look at our obsession with appearance is the Old Mill Theatre’s first season of 2017. Written by Neil LaBute and directed by Les Hart, Fat Pig focuses on a good-looking young man who becomes involved with a plus-sized librarian.

Shylock
Feb
9
Feb 10

Shylock

  • All Saints’ College Centre for Performing Arts

Following his visit to Perth last year to play all 69 roles in Under Milk Wood, Olivier Award-winning actor Guy Masterson – the great-nephew of Richard Burton – is making a return in another multi-award-winning solo play.

Shylock is about Shakespeare’s most controversial character in The Merchant of Venice, one of only two Jewish men in all of the Bard’s works.

#PickUp
Feb
8
Feb 12

#PickUp

  • Hellenic Club

Want to get laid?
Want to have a laugh?
Sex is funny, dates are funnier.
Don't be alone with your shitty sex stories.
Join us and #PickUp. 

School of Puppetry Program
Jan
5
Jan 27

School of Puppetry Program

  • Spare Parts Puppet Theatre

Our School of Puppetry program offers unique opportunities for people to learn, connect and develop their puppetry skills. 

Scrooge: A Musical Play
Dec
2
Dec 16

Scrooge: A Musical Play

  • Old Mill Theatre

A musical re-telling of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is being brought to life at the Old Mill Theatre this December. Written by James Leisy and directed by Justin Freind, Scrooge is closely adapted from the music and screenplay from the 1970 film of the same name. 

One Man, Two Guvnors
Nov
25
Dec 10

One Man, Two Guvnors

  • Melville Theatre

A quest for fish, chips and mushy peas in the 1960s leads to a hilarious and politically incorrect caper at Melville Theatre this November and December. 

Blitz! The Musical
Nov
24
Dec 10

Blitz! The Musical

  • Limelight Theatre

The indomitable spirit of Londoners at the height of the Blitz comes to the fore in a stirring musical at Limelight Theatre this November and December Written by Lionel Bart – best known as composer of Oliver! – Blitz! is a musical full of family feuds, fun and forbidden love, sprinkled with nostalgic wartime melodies and rich characters.

The Addams Family
Nov
24
Dec 10

The Addams Family

  • Phoenix Theatre Inc

They're creepy and they’re kooky – and they’re appearing in a new stage musical this November and December.

Presented by Dark Psychic Productions at Phoenix Theatre, The Addams Family features an original story as Wednesday, the ultimate princess of darkness and all grown up, falls in love with a sweet young man from a respectable family. 

The Brick and The Rose
Nov
24
Nov 26

The Brick and The Rose

  • Subiaco Arts Centre

Nine actors, 46 characters and one boys’ fight all add up to The Actors’ Hub’s latest show at the Subiaco Arts Centre. The Brick and The Rose is set in the 1950s and follows the story of one boy from his birth in the Bronx to his untimely death.

Little Shop of Horrors
Nov
18
Dec 3

Little Shop of Horrors

  • Roleystone Theatre

One of the longest-running off-Broadway shows of all time – an affectionate spoof of 1950s sci-fi movies and musical comedies – comes to Roleystone Theatre this November and December.

A love story with a dark side, Little Shop of Horrors follows florist shop assistant Seymour who becomes an overnight celebrity when he discovers an exotic plant with a craving for fresh blood. 

Open House Perth
Nov
12
Nov 13

Open House Perth

  • City Of Perth

Open House Perth (OHP) is opening doors to more destinations than ever before for its 2016 program. For one weekend only over 12 – 13 November 2016, more than 95 destinations throughout Perth and its surrounds will open their doors to the public for exploration – all completely free! 

KALEIDOSCOPE
Nov
11
Nov 13

KALEIDOSCOPE

  • Central Joondalup and Surrounding Parklands Joondalup WA 6027 Australia

For its electrifying inaugural year, Kaleidoscope, Western Australia’s first festival of illumination, will light up the Joondalup City Centre from 10 November to 13 November. 

In SITU at The State Theatre Courtyard
Nov
9
Nov 13

In SITU at The State Theatre Courtyard

  • The State Theatre of WA

In SITU Returns in 2016 with five new short dance works by a range of emerging and experienced independent WA choreographers.

Following on from the highly successful seasons at Uncle Joe’s Mess Hall in 2014 and Fremantle Arts Centre in 2015, this year’s program will take place throughout The State Theatre Centre Courtyard. 

ARTBAR - Hannah Gadsby
Oct
27
6:30 pm18:30

ARTBAR - Hannah Gadsby

  • Art Gallery of Western Australia

In celebration of Portrait Month at the Gallery, Hannah takes a close look at a selection of works from the State Art Collection and gives us her take on what makes an artwork an artwork.