Perth city

calendar of events: perth + fremantle

 

Here's all the news on events, shows, concerts, festivals and anything else you should see if you're in town. There's always something on, whether it be concerts, theatre, sport or something for the kids that you're interested in. Click on the individual event for more information. Details are subject to change, check the organisers' websites for the latest information.

 

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to 6 Apr Inglewood Night Markets Markets|Shopping

On Monday nights, Beaufort Street in Inglewood turns into a lively marketplace; a mini festival with hundreds of people, delicious food, buskers and a variety of stalls. Come along and experience the atmosphere.
Beaufort Street, Inglewood inglewoodonbeaufort.com/inglewood-night-markets

to 18 Apr Telethon Community Cinemas Theatre|Dance|Film

We're Perth's community cinema group screening blockbuster films, classics and all your favourite movies throughout Perth's Summer months at four outdoor locations. Run by over 700 volunteers, we proudly donate all profits to kids charities through Telethon.
Burswood Parklands, Gt Eastern Hwy, Burswood. BIC Reserve, Guildford Road, Bassendean. Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch. ECU Joondalup Pines, Joondalup Drive, Joondalup. www.communitycinemas.com.au

1 Apr Australian Chamber Orchestra: Arvo Pärt & Shostakovich Music|Concerts

Joy and creativity can’t be held down forever, so even in the darkest decades of cruel oppression that spread from Soviet Russia through Eastern Europe in the 20th century, music bloomed and imaginations flew. 
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9231 9999 www.perthconcerthall.com.au

3–4 Apr WASO Special Event: The Best of Rodgers and Hammerstein Music|Concerts

When Broadway was on the pulse of mainstream culture and musicals provided the popular music of the day, Rodgers and Hammerstein were winning awards and the hearts of millions. Here we celebrate their reign as one of the world’s most successful Broadway writing teams with two of the  brightest shining stars in musical theatre today, all backed by WASO.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

5 Apr ASICS Bridges Fun Run 2019 Sport

A community fun run comprising 5km and 10km events starting and finishing at Elizabeth Quay with all proceeds donated to Beyond Blue.
Elizabeth Quay, Perth Ph: 9227 7281 www.wamc.org.au

6 Apr Goldner String Quartet & Piers Lane Music|Concerts

These are concerts of masterpieces, performed by masterly artists the equal of any in the world. Australia's most recognised and beloved pianist, Piers Lane, joins his dear friends the Goldner String Quartet in a national tour that marks the quartet's 25 years of musical brilliance. This quintessence of musical royalty plays with unprecedented cohesion and authority, drawn from decades of recordings and performances together.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth www.perthfestival.com.au

8 Apr WASO Special Event: Bach’s Easter Oratorio Music|Concerts

JS Bach is one of the greatest composers of sacred music and in the hands of Joseph Nolan and a stellar cast with WASO, his magnificent Easter Oratorio will take you on an unforgettable divine journey, from a tomb of dark grief to the blazing light of joy. But before we rejoice in the miracle of Easter, we set the scene with Duruflé's exquisite Requiem for organ and chorus. Composed just after World War II, it is a moving work of timeless beauty - intimate, tranquil and profound.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

10–13 Apr Fremantle International Street Arts Festival Festivals|Celebrations

The historic streets of Fremantle burst to life as performers transform the city into a world stage every Easter.
Assorted venues in Fremantle www.streetartsfestival.com.au

12 Apr Hyundai A-League Sport

Perth Glory v Wellington Phoenix
HBF Park, 310 Pier St, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

15 Apr Stone Temple Pilots + LIVE + BUSH Music|Concerts

Under The Southern Stars is is coming to Perth. Playing together for the first time in Australia will be Live, Bush and Stone Temple Pilots. Also on this killer bill for Perth only are local legends Figurehead. Experience the greatest hits from some of the worlds’ greatest bands all in the one huge night of incredible rock and roll.
HBF Stadium, Mt Claremont Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

16 Apr WASO Morning Symphony: Tchaikovsky’s Pathétique Music|Concerts

The final masterpiece from the master of melody. Tchaikovsky’s greatest symphony captures with intense beauty the pain, fleeting joys and fragile triumphs of life. Opening with Anna Clyne’s dramatic and colourful music, and led by the fast-rising conducting star, Ben Gernon, this concert is full of superb artistry that will stir the soul.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

17–18 Apr WASO MACA Limited Classics Series: Tchaikovsky’s Pathétique Music|Concerts

Two acclaimed artists make their WASO debuts; the fast-rising star of the conducting world, Ben Gernon and prize-winning Chinese violinist Bin Huang. Tchaikovsky’s greatest symphony captures the pain, fleeting joys and fragile triumphs of life with intense beauty. With a program also featuring the elegance and grace of Mozart and the colourful inventions of Anna Clyne, this is an evening of superb artistry that will stir the soul.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

22–27 Apr The 91-Storey Treehouse Families|Children

Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider! But Andy, Terry and Jill have no idea they’re about to face their biggest challenge ever! Mr Big Nose has sent his grandchildren to the Treehouse, and they don’t want to just sit quietly. Can Andy, Terry & Jill master this extreme babysitting challenge? What does mysterious fortune teller Madam Know-It-All really want? And will the Big Red Button really destroy the world?
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

23 Apr WASO Naked Classics: Playing with Fire Music|Concerts

Giver of heat, light and wonder, fire is a force of nature that can destroy kilometres of bushland in the time it will take your pot roast to slow cook over a low flame! Conductor and presenter extraordinaire Guy Noble will ignite this red hot program that expresses through music the awesome power of fire to destroy, create or illuminate a night sky in dazzling technicolour bursts.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

25 Apr Anzac Day Festivals|Celebrations

Numerous services are held throughout Western Australia to commemorate the 25,000 casualties suffered by Australian troops at Gallipoli during World War 1. In Perth the Dawn Service commences at the State War Memorial Precinct in Kings Park at 5.30am, followed by a march of returned servicemen and women through the centre of the city.
State War Memorial, Kings Park, West Perth www.rslwahq.org.au

25–27 Apr Marvel Universe Live! Exhibitions|Displays

Australians, assemble! Super Hero action, thrills and drama will soar, smash and burst into arenas across the country with the highly anticipated launch of Marvel Universe Live! nationwide. Fans will be brought to the edge of their seats as the iconic Marvel Super Heroes including; Spider-Man, The Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy, join forces in a legendary battle to defend the universe from evil. Immersive video projection and cutting-edge special effects will captivate and transport audiences across the universe from the fantastical Savage Land to New York City and beyond.
RAC Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

26 Apr Hyundai A-League Sport

Perth Glory v Central Coast Mariners
HBF Park, 310 Pier St, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

 

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