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Discover a passionate film-maker – admire a screen legend – celebrate a local hero.
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.
The innocent, the bully, the manipulator and the object of their desire; four flawed characters who struggle to find meaningful connection. All of them desperate to be loved and belong, aching for something from the others that can never be given.
The perils of growing up and growing old are being explored in a frank and funny family drama at Melville Theatre this November and December. Written by April de Angelis and directed by Miles Openshaw, Jumpy focuses on 50-year-old Hilary who is in an unexciting marriage, faces redundancy at work and has a volatile relationship with her rebellious teenage daughter.
Get out those shoulder pads, big hair-dos and fluoro colours – a stage production of The Wedding Singer is about to transport you through time to the 1980s at Limelight Theatre. Based on the 1998 movie but with an original score, directors Jen Edwards and David Nelson are bringing the upbeat musical to life with more than 30 performers ready to deliver plenty of ’80s kitsch and retro clichés.
Etsy Made Local Perth is a unique and hugely popular market that has showcased a celebration of our amazing makers’ culture for the past 4 years in Perth, Western Australia. Bringing something different to the handmade market scene, shoppers and sellers alike will enjoy an awesome day that’s all about local creativity on Saturday 25 November in Northbridge.
Drawn to the tones, colours, shapes and light of her subject – landscapes, a still life or flowers – Karen Frankel develops her works through layering of paper, ink, charcoal, pastel and paint.
The Railway Children is the famously filmed story of a prosperous Edwardian family – mother and three children – forced into near-penury in the rural north of England and captures the anxieties and exhilarations of childhood with great tenderness and insight.
In our heads this is the best treat your eyes and, possibly mouth will get to taste all year. Think rhythms, beats and steps in exhilarating, emotional and thought provoking performances from the fambam.
Made on the Left was formed in 2008 by five independent designers with the intention of supporting Western Australian creative talent. The not for profit organisation, which supports the best independently made art, design, fashion and homewares, was created right here on the left side of Australia.
A World Premiere of a new adaptation of Roald Dahl's 'The Twits'!
WE WILL ROCK YOU reflects the scale and spectacle that marked Queen’s live performances, with more than 24 hit songs including We Are The Champions, Radio Ga Ga, Somebody to Love, Bohemian Rhapsody, Under Pressure, Killer Queen and I Want to Break Free.
A desire to see young performers and artists discover and grow into their potential is the driving force behind The HotHouse Company, an innovative and engaging arts program that links people to industry professionals.
Care about cultivating youth voice and culture within Perth? Have an opinion on a social issue you'd like to be heard? Are talented within the realms of writing, poetry, art, dance or music?