Create fun and artistic self-portrait artworks by scarring your photo with light! Using light painting techniques merged with self-portraits, participants will capture, paint and print artworks of light.
The late Patricia Highsmith penned some of the most exhilarating suspense novels of all time, some becoming major cinematic adaptations including; The Price of Salt recently released as the ﬁlm Carol, The Talented Mr Ripley and Strangers on a Train. Now the acerbic author herself is centre stage in this edge-of-your-seat thriller by acclaimed Australian playwright Joanna Murray-Smith
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play, I Am My Own Wife is an examination of the life of German antiquarian Charlotte von Mahlsdorf. Born Lothar Berfelde, she killed her father when she was 12 years old, was sentenced to four years in juvenile prison and survived the Nazi and Communist regimes in plain sight as a transvestite.
This stage adaptation of the acclaimed Swedish novel and ﬁlm, Let the Right One In tells of a friendship between a boy and a centuries-old vampire. Oskar is a bullied lonely teenager living with his mother on a housing estate on the outskirts of town. Eli is the young girl who has just moved in next door. She doesn’t go to school and never leaves the ﬂat by day.
Fem Book Club is an introduction to a diverse range of novels by women about women. Through informal conversation about each text we will focus on the manifold experiences of being a woman through different moments in history and across varying communities.
heARTlines celebrates the artistic process of book creation, inviting local authors and illustrators to facilitate workshops, presentations and demonstrations for school children and the general public.
Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents
THE LIGHTHOUSE GIRL by Hellie Turner, based on the novels by Dianne Wolfer
DATES: 28 April to 14 May 2017
VENUE: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA
Suitable for families and ages 10+
- 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.
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.
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.
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.
A brand new hour of stand-up comedy from award winning comedian Luke Bolland all about what it's like being a parent in the modern world.
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.
Check out some of WA’s freshest emerging artists, bringing you new music, modern theatre, contemporary dance, and an exciting interactive installation all in one place, all for FREE!
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.
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.
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 (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!