Feb
16
Feb 18

Stand Up, Skit Down

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

Five young comedians try their hand at stand up! Split up by skits depicting the funny side of life. This will be the first time these guys will have an audience other than just the picture of Zac Efron in their room. These fresh faces to comedy will have in an out of your seats with laughter as they burst onto the comedy scene. 

Feb
16
Feb 18

Anna & Liv

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

A couple of close mates navigate a stalker situation, how to sell their unsellable couch and try to answer that corker of a question a lot of twenty-somethings face, "What's next?". Granted, they're not trying very hard. Also, they have a fairy god-banana.

Feb
9
Feb 11

Where The Giant Fell

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

Where the Giant Fell transports the audience to a small town on the coast of Western Australia, where the ground hides buried secrets. This is the story of a remote community whose occupants retreat into myth and fairytale to escape their loneliness. Shadow play and illusion transform the theatre space into a dark, ethereal wonderland where a giant awakens, changing the lives of five young women forever.

Feb
9
Feb 11

I Do

Location: HQ Main Room

Your wedding is meant to be the happiest day of your life. A perfect day unhindered by any road bumps (the wrong flower arrangements...dark clouds...your new in laws...) But why is that? Marriage isn't a walk in the park. It's hard work, compromise, new and unheard of challenges, and sometimes tears. A wedding should reflect this.

Feb
2
Feb 4

Smells Like Meme Spirit

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

You know that smell you smell when you walk into a teenage boys room? It's a very specific smell isn't it? Almost like something died. Well it didn't die, but it didn't want to take the bins out like mum asked it to, so it just like... festers. Yeah well prepare for 60 minutes of that. 

Feb
2
Feb 4

Smashed

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

Smashed is a one act play written by Lally Katz taht explores the friendship of two best friends, Hazel and Ruby, in the wake of a car accident . As an audience we time travel with the girls across the galaxy of space of time and find out what lead them to such a catastrophic event. The play explores the themes of friendship, love and how one copes with the loss of a loved one. 

Feb
2
Feb 4

TWEED

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

Thomas loves Tweed, Tweed loves Thomas, Thomas can’t live without Tweed, Tweed doesn’t exist without Thomas. When Thomas was younger, a small yellow bird, Tweed, flew into his mind and has never been able to depart. How does Tweed make Thomas understand the emotions he his feeling, and the situations he is faced with?  

Jan
29
6:30 pm18:30

WA Youth Slam Launch!

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

The WA Youth Slam is a poetry slam for young people in Western Australia.

What’s a poetry slam? It’s a competitive poetry performance. Up to 20 performers get 2 minutes each to impress 5 judges, who are chosen at random from the crowd. The judges give each poem a score out of 10, and the poet with the highest scores wins! It’s loud, fast-paced and energetic – everything you never thought poetry could be.

Jan
28
9:30 pm21:30

Demon Days

  • YMCA HQ

Demon Days is a new, four member Jazz Funk/Neo Soul collective set to blow audiences minds. Conceived while students at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, the group had the idea to put a fresh spin on contemporary music and create original songs that not only challenged them as musicians, but also intrigues and captivates the audience!

Jan
28
8:45 pm20:45

Effy's Trip

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

A Perth based, unsigned Indie Rock band that started late 2015, Effy's Trip have spent much of 2016 playing local Perth music venues while writing and recording music for release during 2017.

 

Jan
28
8:30 pm20:30

Siobhan Cotchin

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Courtyard

 

At 16 years of age, 2015 CMAA Graduate and 2014’s winner of the Nannup Music Festival’s ‘Emerging Artist Award’ and Pirate 88 Metro Song of the Year (Youth - 2016), Siobhan Cotchin was always destined to be a performer and songwriter. Immersing herself in singing and playing guitar since the age of 8; her original songs are quirky and cleverly crafted with delightful vocal melodies and a tone that is her own.

Jan
28
8:00 pm20:00

Pacific Tide

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

 

A 3 piece indie rock band from the northern suburbs of Perth WA. Their debut single "Tell Me About It" peaked at 60 on triple J unearthed

Jan
28
7:45 pm19:45

Tandem

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Courtyard

Tandem are a two piece acoustic duo from Western Australia's South West. Performing a variety of covers and originals predominately in the indie genre with unique folk and jazz influences.

Jan
28
7:15 pm19:15

The Dons

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

 

Joshua - Drummer

Dylan - Singer 

Cooper - Guitarist

Dylan - Bass

Jan
28
6:30 pm18:30

The Rare Kind

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

The Rare Kind is an indie pop band formed in 2015 consisting of four young girls enthusiastic about music. Their musical inspirations include The Wombats, San Cisco, Twenty One Pilots and film scores. They cover songs from artist such as Adele, A Great Big World and Mumford and Sons and make them their own by changing the style or putting their own spin on it. They also do originals and love to write music. Their most recent one, 'Wait for the River', has been planned to be released as their first single.

Jan
28
5:30 pm17:30

Bromfield

Location: HQ Main Room

A 5 piece metal band with original songs that get the crowd jumping.

Jan
27
7:45 pm19:45

Young Guns Improv Troupe

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

The Young Guns create an entire show form nothing but your suggestions. Come on a hilarious journey through your imagination.

Jan
27
6:30 pm18:30

The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast

  • YMCA HQ

Location: HQ Main Room

The world premiere performance of the Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast soundtrack.

A fusion of psychedelic rock, contemporary classical music and spoken word, the show is an immersive experience for all ages.