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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9 Feb to 27 May Desert River Sea: Portraits of the Kimberley Exhibitions|Displays

This, the highly anticipated culmination of the Art Gallery of WA’s six-year Kimberley visual arts project, is a landmark exhibition showcasing the vibrant and contemporary creative talent of Kimberley artists. New works from six Kimberley art centres and three independent artists will be presented alongside a selection of legacy works from art centre collections. Together with works from AGWA’s collection, the exhibition offers a rare experience of the land, artists and art of the Kimberley.
Art Gallery of WA, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge artgallery.wa.gov.au

to 13 May Tom Malone Prize Exhibitions|Displays

The Tom Malone Prize is a highly respected annual event within the Australian glass arts community and it has played an integral role in the Gallery's acquisition of works by Australia's most inspiring, innovative and accomplished artists in this medium. Mark Elliott’s piece was selected as the winning piece from a competitive shortlist and is on display with other previous winning pieces.
Art Gallery of WA, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge artgallery.wa.gov.au

to 22 Jul Pulse Perspectives Exhibitions|Displays

WA's talented young artists are again celebrated as Year 12 Perspectives becomes Pulse Perspectives to better reflect what this exhibition is about: gauging the pulse of young people who will influence, empower and shape the world we live in. This year's exhibition features 46 works by graduating Year 12, 2018 Visual Arts students from across Western Australia. The selected works span a variety of subject matter and media, ranging from painting and drawing to sculpture, digital moving image, photography and textiles.
Art Gallery of WA, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge www.artgallery.wa.gov.au

18 Apr to 19 May Australian Heritage Festival Festivals|Celebrations

This year’s festival will bring together an array of events throughout Fremantle. Our theme is Connecting People, Places and the Past. The Australian Heritage Festival will bring to life all chapters of Australian culture and history, telling the stories of diverse and distinctive experiences that make up our community.
Various venues in Fremantle www.fremantle.wa.gov.au

22 Apr to 19 May Perth Comedy Festival 2019 Comedy

Perth's biggest month of comedy returns with a carefully curated program of the hottest international stars, local legends and next-big-thing in comedy at venues all around Perth.
Various locations Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

1–8 May Perth Comedy Festival Gala Theatre|Dance|Film

It’s the biggest night of comedy in Perth. The Perth Comedy Festival Gala brings together a dazzling line-up of the Festival’s funniest international stars, Australian legends and next-big-things for spectacular night of comedy
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

5 May WASO Morning Symphony Series: Elgar’s First Symphony Music|Concerts

English conductor Mark Wigglesworth has an enviable reputation as a musician of immense artistic integrity and is renowned for his masterly interpretations. His commanding control and passionate insight will bring Elgar’s dramatic First Symphony to life, a work that was instantly hailed at its premiere as the greatest Symphony of modern times.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

2–4 May V8 Supercars Supernight Sport

Buckle up for three massive nights of Supercars racing action. Flaming exhausts, pyrotechnics displays and shining headlights add a spectacular new dimension to Supercars racing. Round up the family for a fun night out.
Barbagallo Raceway, Neerabup www.v8supercars.com.au

3–4 May WASO Masters Series: Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto Music|Concerts

English conductor Mark Wigglesworth has an enviable reputation as a musician of immense artistic integrity and is renowned for his masterly interpretations. His commanding control and passionate insight will bring Elgar’s dramatic First Symphony to life, a work that was instantly hailed at its premiere as the greatest Symphony of modern times.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

3 May Nick Cody: Old Mate Comedy

Your favourite red bearded, loose unit returns a year older but not a year wiser. Nick was told that once he became a father, that everything would change. Nope. Beer is still delicious and he is still a dickhead. Come and witness a new hour of his world class stand-up.
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

3–4 May Tommy Little: Self-Diagnosed Genius Comedy

Tommy Little is a genius. He has the nude bungee jumps, broken bones and shit tattoos to prove it. He’s about to embark on his most genius-est challenge yet: running a marathon in Antarctica without training and a whole life of no leg weights. It’ll be a cracker of a story… if he lives to tell it.
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

3–4 May Jazz @ the Maj: Dixieland Stomp New Orleans Jazz featuring Mariel Bildsten Music|Concerts

The Big Easy comes to Perth in May, so pack your dancing shoes and prepare to swing. WAYJO brings the birthplace of jazz together with the big band sound. Jazz made for dancing, stomping your feet and having a down and dirty good time. That’s what New Orleans jazz is all about.
Downstairs at the Maj, 825 Hay St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

3–4 May Lawrence Leung: Growing Concerns Comedy

Acclaimed comedian, champion worrier and consistent escape room prisoner, Lawrence returns with tall tales, big concerns and dubious solutions. Lawrence is a multi award-winning Melbourne comedian, actor and screenwriter. He’s best known for his TV work including the AFI-nominated Lawrence Leung’s Choose Your Own Adventure and Lawrence Leung’s Unbelievable for ABC1 and getting his butt kicked in the ABC2 action/comedy Maximum Choppage.
Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth 6212 9291 tickets.ptt.wa.gov.au

3–4 May Craig Hill: C’Mon The Lads Theatre|Dance|Film

This show is soooooo not about fit-baws. Jockstrap yourself in for a ‘balls-out’ funny night of no-holds-barred comedy – it’s all gonna kick off Hot on the heels of his latest sell-out tour, our very favourite Kilted Comedian shoots back to the Comedy Festival and scores with a night full of fun Book early!
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

3 May Nick Cody: Old Mate Theatre|Dance|Film

Your favourite red bearded, loose unit returns a year older but not a year wiser. Nick was told that once he became a father, that everything would change. Nope. Beer is still delicious and he is still a dickhead. Come and witness a new hour of his world class stand-up. 
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

3 May Tommy Little: Self-Diagnosed Genius Theatre|Dance|Film

Tommy Little is a genius. He has the nude bungee jumps, broken bones and shit tattoos to prove it. He’s about to embark on his most genius-est challenge yet: running a marathon in Antarctica without training and a whole life of no leg weights. It’ll be a cracker of a story… if he lives to tell it.
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

4 May Human Nature Music|Concerts

Australia’s most popular vocal group, Human Nature, have announced they are making a triumphant return home in 2019, on the eve of the group’s amazing 30 years of making music together. Fresh from their smash hit Las Vegas headlining residency, Human Nature will perform a collection of their iconic back catalogue together with instant-hits from their new album, Romance Of The Jukebox.
RAC Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

4 May Daniel Sloss – X Comedy

Internationally acclaimed, award-winning Scottish stand-up star, Daniel Sloss returns to Australia with his new show, X. Brilliantly dark with razor-sharp wit and the ability to deftly spin a narrative, Sloss is a comedian who is “dirty, sweet and clever” (New York Times).
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

4 May Nazeem Hussain: Basic Idiot Comedy

It’s been a massive year for Nazeem. He became a Dad, his sketch show Orange Is The New Brown began airing on Channel 7, he recorded his first Netflix special, and was finally invited to speak at his high school assembly (Rex Hunt pulled out). But more than fatherhood itself, Nazeem is most excited about joking about these things and more on stage.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

4 May Rhys Nicholson Comedy

Hello there. It’s me, Rhys, from comedy. Would you like to come to my comedy concert? Why not, you know? It will be nice. Please come.
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

4 May Peking Duk Music|Concerts

Peking Duk is the Australian house and alternative dance duo of DJ and producers Adam Hyde and Reuben Styles, hailing from Canberra.
Red Hill Auditorium, Toodyay Road, Red Hill Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

4 May Australian Football League Sport

West Coast Eagles v Gold Coast Suns
Optus Stadium, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

4 May Peking Duk Music|Concerts

Australia’s favourite duo Peking Duk return in 2019 with their Biggest Tour Ever across 14 Australia cities.
Red Hill Auditorium, Toodyay Road, Red Hill Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

5 May Toodyay Moondyne Festival Festivals|Celebrations

Go back in time and visit Toodyay's colonial festival celebrating the life of the infamous bushranger, Moondyne Joe at The Act-Belong-Commit Toodyay Moondyne Festival. Join in the fun and festivities as Moondyne Joe and his gang re-enact various escapes throughout the town, his arrests and mock trials while being a general menace.
Main St, Toodyay www.moondynefestival.com.au

5 May Suncorp Super Netball Sport

West Coast Fever v Sunshine Coast Lightning
Perth Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

5 May Bickley Harvest Festival Festivals|Celebrations

The Bickley Harvest Festival in the Perth hills caters for families, singles, locals and visitors alike. Opportunities to taste award-winning wines and ciders, indulge in delicious lunches or a picnic with a gourmet hamper on the lawn could be a perfect way to contemplate the afternoon.
Various locations in the Bickley Valley www.bickleyharvestfestival.com

7 May A Bowie Celebration – The David Bowie Alumni Tour Music|Concerts

Key alumni musicians of David Bowie’s bands from across the decades come together for an unforgettable and critically-acclaimed evening with a mix of top hits and deep cuts. It’s Bowie friends, playing Bowie music, in true Bowie style.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth www.perthconcerthall.com.au

9–26 May Black Swan State Theatre Company: Water Theatre|Dance|Film

Water is a world premiere new Australian work by Jane Bodie. The story follows the journey of families born at different times in our country’s history who are seeking safe passage for their loved ones. An epic drama about what it means to be free, is politically charged and topically relevant.
State Theatre, Studio Underground, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth bsstc.com.au

9–11 May Stephen K Amos Comedy

Comedy superstar Stephen K Amos returns to Australia with a show looking back on his last 10 years. An evening of brilliant favourites, classics and new material. Stephen has been touring the world and brings his brand of uplifting, sometimes cynical, always witty and feelgood comedy back to Australia. This could be the swan song, a farewell. You won't want to miss it. Strictly limited season.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

9–25 May WA Ballet: La Bayadère Theatre|Dance|Film

A re-imagined, classical ballet full of bold colour, energy and a devastating love triangle. Solor, son of the Maharajah, has pledged his undying love to the beautiful Nikiya, a bayadère (temple dancer). When he is forced by his father to marry the Governor-General’s daughter, a string of tragic consequences is unleashed. This sumptuous new production of La Bayadère will sweep you into the exotic world of the 19th century British Raj. Within a cauldron of colonial politics, glittering ballrooms and opium-fuelled dreams, Solor and Nikiya are entwined through life, death and the ghostly Kingdom of the Shades.
His Majesty’s Theatre, 825 Hay St, Perth tickets.ptt.wa.gov.au

9 May James Morrison and Kurt Elling Music|Concerts

For the first time ever in Australia, two of the world's great jazz performers will be joining forces to showcase their exceptional talents, in one very special show.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth www.perthconcerthall.com.au

10 May Fiona O’Loughlin Addresses The Nation Theatre|Dance|Film

Fiona has always had the gun to her own head in her searingly honest brand of comedy, but watch out people of Australia. In this brand new hour of stand up, Fiona decides it's time to turn her weapon towards some other idiots. Don't miss the chance to see Fiona mess with all of us and call out where, what and who are full of the most bullshit in 2019. Some of you will be overjoyed to hear what she has to say, some of you will be ducking for cover, but everyone will be laughing. If you like Nicole Kidman, this show is NOT for you.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

10 May Luke Heggie: Have That Comedy

Luke Heggie threatened to quit stand up comedy, but after everyone he told of his plans cried inconsolably and clung to his ankles as he walked away, he decided that the world needs laughter. So he's back with another harsh but fair show about dickheads. If you own a circular beach towel and/or a set of square dinner plates, you do the reach-around at buffets to get an empty plate before you're in front of the food, you're one of those deluded losers who's friends with all his ex-girlfriends, you wear a t-shirt with the word ‘finisher’ on it, you were the one responsible for hot nuts not being available in pubs anymore, you're neither a mechanic nor a toddler and yet you wear overalls, then this is not the show for you. No lowbreeds please. 
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

10 May Paul Foot: Image Conscious Comedy

Greetings! It's my brand-new show, baybayyy! Ever considered the unique predicament of the soft-shell crab? I have. What about the numerous problems of organising a suburban orgy? The catering, for example. It's an absolute nightmare!
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

10 May Moonlight in the Cathedral Music|Concerts

Renowned pianist Mark Coughlan will officially launch the hand-crafted Fazioli piano, generously gifted to St George's Cathedral, with pieces that show off its mellow singing quality and luxuriant sound.
St Georges Cathedral, 38 St Georges Tce, Perth 9231 9999 www.perthconcerthall.com.au

11 May Neel Kolhatkar Comedy

Stand-up comedy and social media phenom Neel Kolhatkar has been doing the rounds of comedy clubs and theatres across Australia and around the world since he won the Class Clowns competition at just fifteen years old. His accents, impressions, short films and carefully crafted jokes have seen him collect 1.2m+ followers and tens of millions of views on his videos. He’s had a big year on TV with lead roles in Virgin Bush for ABC TV, Tahir's Street Smarts, and Skit Happens for Network Ten's Pilot Week, and now Neel returns to Fringe fresh from filming his third stand-up special, with his sixth live solo show.
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

11 May South African Comedy Allstars Comedy

The South African Comedy All Stars return to Perth Comedy Festival with four of South Africa's finest comedians; Mark Banks, Thenjiwe Mosely, Alfred Adriaan and Eugene Khoza. The South African Comedy Allstars will leave you sore from laughter and it's sure to be a Lekker Jol!
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

11 May Steve Hughes: Are You Serious Theatre|Dance|Film

Steve Hughes is known the world over for his hard hitting, take no prisoners stand up. A comedy veteran of over 20 years. Prepare yourself for an absolutely hilarious look at today's crazy PC politics.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

12 May Goran Bregović and His Wedding and Funeral Band Music|Concerts

Goran Bregovic has done it all. A rock star in the former Yugoslavia, he went on write film scores and ride the fashion for brassy Balkan Gypsy music, selling over 6m albums and collaborating with everyone from Iggy Pop to the Gipsy Kings. The Balkan virtuoso's concerts are triumphant affairs; expressing a love of music that is utterly infectious. A dedicated explorer of musical cultures, this composer, bandleader, singer and musician is nothing if not eclectic. His Wedding & Funeral Band combines brass, percussion and Bulgarian vocals for a euphoric, uplifting sound. This Australian debut will include favourite tunes alongside new songs from Bregovic's latest album, Three Letters from Sarajevo. Get your dancing shoes ready and come hear his outcry ‘If you don't go crazy, you're not normaaal!’
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

12 May Australian Football League Sport

Fremantle v Richmond
Optus Stadium, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

15 May Australian Chamber Orchestra: Branford Marsalis Music|Concerts

Branford Marsalis hails from a rich Jazz heritage, but is also an artist of today, renowned for his thrilling virtuosity and boundless musicality. His ACO debut is a vivid program inspired by Latin American jazz, directed by ACO Principal Violin Satu Vänskä. Marsalis’s performances alternate with Satu Vänskä taking centre stage in Astor Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, a heady mixture of tango rhythms and ingenious references to Vivaldi’s famous concertos. The concert concludes with Ginastera’s wild and exhilarating Concerto for Strings.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9231 9999 www.perthconcerthall.com.au

15 May Dean Lewis Music|Concerts

With over a billion streams of his music globally and being named Billboard’s Chart-Breaker in 2018, Dean has been dominating charts all over the world.
HBF Stadium, Mt Claremont Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

15 May Gypsy Kings Music|Concerts

Salsa-pop-flamenco superstars Gipsy Kings by André Reyes will get you up and salsa dancing in this dynamic and infectious performance featuring infectious Latin rhythms and virtuoso guitar playing.
Crown Theatre, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

17 May Superwog Comedy

The superstars of the hit TV series Superwog are back on tour and coming to a theatre near you. Get ready for a night of non-stop laughs as all your favourite characters hit the stage in Perth with an outrageous new show.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

17 May Australian Football League Sport

West Coast Eagles v Melbourne
Optus Stadium, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

17 May Shreya Ghoshal Music|Concerts

One of the best all-time singers of South Asia, melody queen Shreya Ghoshal is all set to mesmerise audiences with super-hit Bollywood and regional songs.
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mounts Bay Rd, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

18 May Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael Music|Concerts

Experience the ultimate tribute to the legendary George Michael for one night only on 18 May. Direct from London’s West End, relive the passion, the flare and the unique sensitivity of George Michael with all your favourite songs.
Crown Theatre, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

18 May Petula Clark Music|Concerts

Petula Clark, the first lady of British music, returns to Perth for one show only. The legendary film and theatre music star and 2-time Grammy award winner will perform all of her favourite hits including Downtown, I Know a Place, My Love, Colour My World, A Sign of the Times and Don’t Sleep in the Subway. Petula will also perform some of the tracks from her latest album.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

18 May Suncorp Super Netball Sport

West Coast Fever v Melbourne Vixens
Perth Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

19 May HBF Run for a Reason Sport

Thousands of people run, walk, jog and stroll in the 21km half marathon, 12km and 4km distances around the scenic Perth CBD, participating either on their own or as part of a team.
Perth CBD www.hbfrun.com.au

21 May ZOFO Music|Concerts

Playing one piano with four hands but a unified artistic mind is about the most intimate form of chamber music there is. Eva-Maria Zimmermann and Keisuke Nakagoshi are ZOFO; a ‘20-Finger Orchestra’ who for a decade now, have electrified audiences with their dazzling artistry and outside-the-box thematic programming for piano-four-hands. ZOFOMOMA is an unforgettable multimedia concert experience; a celebration of marvellous pianism set against an enthralling background of international artworks, creating an imaginary tour of a brilliant modern gallery to intrigue and engage the ears and eyes.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9231 9999 www.perthconcerthall.com.au

21–25 May Banff Mountain Film Festival 2019 Theatre|Dance|Film

The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the world’s most prestiguos mountain film festival now in it’s 42nd year.  After premiering in the mountain town of Banff, in Canada, a selection of the best short films about adventure tour the globe.The 2019 tour promises 3 hours of captivating footage, shot in some of the most wild and remote corners of the world.  Sure to set your pulse racing, this carefully curated program showcases a selection of films packed full of mesmerising cinematography, thought-provoking storylines and adrenaline-inducing action sequences. Audiences will experience incredible highs and agonising lows through the lenses of some of the most accomplished climbers, paddlers, skiers, snowboarders, mountaineers, mountain bikers, explorers and adventure filmmakers alive today.
State Theatre Centre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth tickets.ptt.wa.gov.au

22–25 May Australian Masters Rowing Championships Sport

This is the annual pinnacle of Australian masters rowing. Approximately 1500 local, interstate and international competitors and spectators will descend on Perth for the regatta and associated events.
Champion Lakes Regatta Centre, Lake Rd, Champion Lakes www.rowingwa.asn.au

22–26 May Craft & Quilt Fair 2019 Exhibitions|Displays

Australasia’s favourite Craft & Quilt Fair has it all! See exclusive displays and inspiring exhibitions. Join workshops or make-and-take classes and learn something new. Be inspired and buy all you need for your next craft project from retailers selling thousands of unique craft supplies, all under one roof.
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mounts Bay Rd, Perth www.craftfair.com.au

25 May A Taste of Ireland Music|Concerts

After performing to thousands of audiences nationwide, The Irish Music & Dance Sensation ‘A Taste of Ireland’ is touring nationally in 2019. Witness the World Champions directly from the West End’s Lord of the Dance, as they tell the tale of the World’s most loved nation in one incredible live performance. Told through Irish music and dance, ‘A Taste of Ireland’ reveals the magical tale of two star crossed lovers leaving their Emerald home forever.
Regal Theatre, 474 Hay St, Subiaco Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

25 May Dave Hughes: Hairy Comedy

Dave Hughes hasn’t had a haircut since last year. His own fringe is now a face curtain. What has prompted this radical change? The only way to find out is to come along to his new stand up show.
Crown Theatre, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

26 May Australian Football League Sport

Fremantle v Brisbane Lions
Optus Stadium, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

28 May Australian String Quartet: Moore Beethoven Brahms Music|Concerts

A young man brimming with confidence and sure of a bright future: this is Beethoven at the time of creating his first string quartets. His opus 18 no 4 is quicksilver in its variety of moods and characters, thoroughly conveying both technical mastery and compelling artistic personality. Seventy years later, Brahms displayed a devotion to chamber music that went against the spirit of his times. But like an artist who works in mezzotint rather than forging grand canvases, Brahms some of the most sublime and intimate creations that the world had ever heard. His first string quartet is the glorious flowering of his cultivated technique and searching artistry.
Government House Ballroom, St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

25 May In Conversation with The Sopranos Theatre|Dance|Film

Get the real story behind what Vanity Fair called “the greatest pop-culture masterpiece of its day” when three of The Sopranos’ most iconic cast members sit down for a chat.
Crown Theatre, Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

30 May The Proclaimers Music|Concerts

Scotland’s finest Celtic soul brothers Craig and Charlie Reid have reached a rarefied status: after three decades they are as innovative as ever and with every album and show played, The Proclaimers continue to garner new fans. A highly-individual blend of punk, folk, pop, poetry, country, soul, socialism and new wave, The Proclaimers walk precisely the right line between romance and bitter reality. Their songs are timeless; with their catchy tunes and stirring harmonies they capture the full gamut of human emotions. 
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

30 May to 1 Jun Judith Lucy Vs Men Comedy

Judith Lucy is single again…and 50. She recently reflected on her entire history with men and concluded that maybe it was time to shut up shop. ‘Whatever it is that I’m selling, a lot of straight guys simply aren’t that interested in buying it and I’m including people like my father.’ In amongst exploring stereotypes and her own desires, Judith Lucy will recount her full history with the opposite sex and leave it up to the audience to determine whether she should ever date again. Should Judith hang up her vagina for good? Western Australia, the decision is yours!
Heath Ledger Theatre, Cnr William and Roe Sts, Perth tickets.ptt.wa.gov.au

31 May to 1 Jun WASO Classics Series: Romantic Rachmaninov & Symphonic Sorcery Music|Concerts

Prompted by his exile from Russia and composed as he grappled with history and faith, Rachmaninov’s gorgeous Second Symphony is a work bursting with seductive melodies of heart-wrenching passion and beauty. Australian conductor Nicholas Carter, Principal Conductor of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, returns to WASO with this romantic tour-de-force.
Perth Concert Hall, 5 St Georges Tce, Perth 9326 0000 www.waso.com.au

31 May Herbie Hancock Music|Concerts

One of the most revered and controversial figures in jazz, the innovative and influential living jazz legend, Herbie Hancock returns to Australia this June. Hancock is joined by a line-up featuring long-time band member, guitarist Lionel Loueke, Brooklyn-based bassist James Genus and virtuoso drummer Vinnie Colaiuta.
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Mounts Bay Rd, Perth premier.ticketek.com.au

31 May to 3 jun Disney on Ice Celebrates Mickey and Friends Families|Children

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends. For the first time ever, see fearless Moana on a high-seas adventure with demigod Maui. Follow the unforgettable Dory through the unexplored seas of the Pacific Ocean. Join the Toy Story pals on an exciting adventure and discover true love with Elsa and Anna. Buckle in for the emotional rollercoaster of Inside Out and Live Your Story alongside Disney Princesses. Come celebrate your favourite Disney memories in this commemoration of 90 years of Mickey Mouse!
RAC Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

31 May to 3 jun Little Mix: Glory Days Tour Music|Concerts

Little Mix have firmly established their reputation as one of the most phenomenal performers around, having sold more than 45 million records worldwide. The band has notched up a total of four UK No.1 singles, four platinum-selling albums and nine platinum selling singles, surpassing a record previously held by the Spice Girls.
RAC Arena, 700 Wellington St, Perth Ph: 1300 795 012 premier.ticketek.com.au

31 May Rugby Union Sport

Western Force v Kagifa Samoa
HBF Park, 310 Pier St, Perth Ph: 13 61 00 www.ticketmaster.com.au

 

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