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What’s On in September?

What’s On in September?

Andjela Ergic, Staff Reporter
August 21, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Not sure what to do this September? Don’t fret, ECU Daily has you sorted with a list of events, coming up in the next month. From concerts to expos, free chocolate and everything in-between, you will be sure to find something to help you beat the blues this grizzly winter. Free Chocolate Yes...

‘Sharing the Love’ on community radio

‘Sharing the Love’ on community radio

Marley Amphlett, ECU Reporter
August 21, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

RTRFM 92.1 community radio is celebrating its 40th year on the air in Perth and to help cover the costs of running the station, it has just hosted its latest annual Radiothon. Radiothon, that ran from 11-20 August, encourages listeners and supporters to 'Share the love' by pledging donations either...

WAAPA actors gaining Momentum

WAAPA actors gaining Momentum

Oliver Pomeroy, ECU Daily Reporter
August 21, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

WAAPA students are collaborating with international director, Andy Paris, for their latest provocative and confessional production, Momentum. Paris is one of the founding members of the Tectonic Theatre Project, an award winning production company based in New York City. Paris previously visited...

Kings Park’s blooming festival

Kings Park’s blooming festival

Mari Spanja, Reporter
August 21, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

From delicate blossoms to endless carpets of daring texture, the Kings Park festival this September is set to showcase some of the most unusual plants in the world. The event is one of the longest running festivals in Australia, with more than half a million people expected to visit this year. The...

WAAPA jazz plays on

WAAPA jazz plays on

Greg Corrigan, ECU Reporter
August 21, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The talent bubbling up in the Perth jazz scene was on show in the classic quirky Edith Spiegeltent on Thursday 17 August as jazz students took to the stage to show their mastery. WAAPA's The New Standard, was directed by acclaimed jazz musician and winner of the Best Jazz Artist Award in 2014, T...

Does Perth need a Seawall?

Does Perth need a Seawall?

Apanda Anyuon, ECU Reporter
August 14, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The city of Perth is showcasing a thought provoking artwork this month near the Perth train station called “Seawall" to increase public awareness of scientists' latest predictions, that Perth's riverfront and beaches will be flooded by the year 2100. The project, "Foundations 2100", is a response...

Ignite your creative light with a glass art workshop

Ignite your creative light with a glass art workshop

Andjela Ergic, Staff Reporter
August 14, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Does heating, bending and manipulating glass with fire, light up your senses? Do unique colour creations and a relaxing atmosphere sound dreamy to you? If yes, try your hand at this unique medium every Friday night, from August to December, with ‘Wisp Glass Art’ workshops in Clarkson. Design and...

Perth’s Beautiful and Beastly Musical

Perth’s Beautiful and Beastly Musical

Mari Spanja, Reporter
August 13, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The popular 1991 Disney movie, Beauty and the Beast is coming to Perth this August presented by APAN entertainment production in arrangement with Music Theatre International and Hal Leonard Australia. The production, which has taken six months to prepare, involves 64 leading cast members from Perth...

A Thrilling Winter Arts Season

A Thrilling Winter Arts Season

Danielle Blanch, Reporter
August 13, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The 13th Annual Winter Arts Season is in its final weeks but there is still many more free and ticketed events around Perth City to experience. The Season has brought the city alive with a variety of different artistic events including live music, visual art, film, street art and theatre. In conjunctio...

Markets encourage wholesome way of living

Markets encourage wholesome way of living

Kelly Marie Smith, ECU Reporter
August 13, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Made Local Winter Market has had great success, coming back to Stackwood Creative Venue and Concept Store for a second year. The event, held over the August 11 to 13 weekend, was host to more than 20 stalls, selling locally made gifts, clothes and food. The market proved to not only satisfy...

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