Avenue Q - The Musical

Winner of the Tony Awards triple-crown for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q, the Sesame Street-esque production, is back in Perth and delighting crowds at Crown Casino.

Over the Rainbow | Libby Hammer & Ali Bodycoat

The two jazz babies opened the show in spiffy tuxedos with just a touch of sparkly detail. With scraped back hair and full make up they were a sexy pairing of androgynous glamour.

in SITU 2016 | STRUT Dance and Perth Theatre Trust

Site specific performances are unique, individual encounters, and this year’s in SITU brings experienced and creative choreographers and performers contributing a diverse array of responses to the presentation.

The Vortex | Performing Arts Association of Notre Dame Australia

Centring on the relationship between the mother and son of a wealthy family in post war Britain, Coward’s play is simultaneously an account of shifting social norms and a rather well disguised moral tract.

Tartuffe | Black Swan State Theatre Company

For a comedy written mid-17th century, Tartuffe 2016 is surprisingly fresh, lively and plenty of fun.

The Pearl Fishers | West Australian Opera

All in all, The Pearl Fishers is an enjoyable ride, and under Michael Gow’s direction, adequately equipped to silence any lingering criticisms of Bizet’s “other opera.”

Hannah Gadsby

The Artbar series held in the foyer of the WA Art Gallery has been a huge success, they mainly have singers but in an inspired piece of programming they presented Hannah Gadbsy.

Beethoven, Beer, Bratwurst… and Bjork! | Perth Chamber Orchestra

Beethoven, Beer, Bratwurst … and Bjork! continues to be a hit, and for good reason. Part of its genius is the juxtaposition between “high” and “low” culture it enacts when it takes the granddaddy of classical music and places him in a shed in Freo.

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