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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 are 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...

SOMA: Launching ‘Magnum Hopeless’

SOMA: Launching ‘Magnum Hopeless’

Marley Amphlett, ECU Reporter

August 10, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Local hip-hop artist SOMA aka Phil Haller will be launching his second album “Magnum Hopeless” on Friday September 1 at Babushka Bar in Leederville. Originally from Leeds, Haller, mixes sophisticated sentence structures with a bastardization of English/Aussie slang producing unique, raw and edgy...

Film Review: Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur

Film Review: Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur

Elliot Turner, Staff Reporter

June 6, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Guy Ritchie’s “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” premiered on May 17 to audiences around Perth. The film has received vastly negative and critical reviews, not meeting anywhere close to the budget at the box office on opening weekend. The story of Arthur is one of the oldest British fables...

Film: Get Out

Film: Get Out

Blair Jackson

May 30, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Slideshow

Get Out is an enthralling journey that leads you recklessly through each scene, lurching into the unknown of what’s to come. In his directorial debut, Jordan Peele has written a script which slowing but surely reveals itself, whilst constantly reminding you of the underlying race tensions in America. Daniel...

The Modern Day Bride

The Modern Day Bride

Sarsha Tombides, Reporter

May 30, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Showcase

sIf Sex and the City’s, Carrie Bradshaw didn't teach you that weddings were no longer about tradition but fun and fashion, Prince Harry's girlfriend, and Suits star Meaghan Markle did. When Pippa Middleton and hedge fund manager James Matthews tied the knot Ms Markle drew backlash for her choice...

Glass Art Exhibition Reaching New Heights

Oliver Skelton, Reporter

May 9, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Slideshow

  A Luminous Celebration: The Tom Malone Prize 2017 is currently celebrating its 15th year. The exhibition, which will showcase a range of of contemporary glass artists will be held at the Perth Art Exhibition. Within the exhibition is the prestigious Tom Malone Prize, won this year by Mar...

WAAPA Gospel Choir Wraps Up Triumphant Tour

WAAPA Gospel Choir Wraps Up Triumphant Tour

Venine Palm, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) Gospel Choir will be performing at Christ Church Claremont on 17 May, as a wrap-up to their South West Tour. The choir has been touring the South West performing in various locations across Bunbury, Albany, and Margaret River. The choir is...

Greece Is Coming To ECU!

Greece Is Coming To ECU!

Tayla Damir

April 21, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Slideshow

Grab your toga and get ready to party! Edith Cowan University 's Joondalup tavern will host the fourth Annual Toga Party on 21 April 2017.   ECU Parties and Events,  an ECU run group founded by ex ECU student Trent Barron, will host the toga party.   Jason Duffin, President of...

Fremantle’s Orange Sannya Period Revisited

Fremantle’s Orange Sannya Period Revisited

Elodie Bouttier, Reporter

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

  A fascinating exhibition focusing on the history of Fremantle's Orange People is currently running at the Fremantle Arts Centre. The Orange: Sannyas in Fremantle exhibition has attracted former and existing Orange People, as well as a curious public. It explores 1980s Fremantle, when the...

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