Western Australia flaunts a very vibrant theatre scene. If you enjoy theatrical arts, then you will not be disappointed at the wonderful theatre venues dotted around Perth. Wondering what is on at the theatre in Perth? We’ve got you covered!
Theatres around Western Australia offer a range of amazing local shows, musicals and plays. Perth, in particular, offers a wide range of productions that are both independent and mainstream. With theaters located all around the metropolitan area, Perth offers the ideal escape to immerse in an unforgettable night at the theatre. Be it outstanding shows and musicals or plays and comedy, Perth has it all!
In this article, we take a quick look at what is on at the theatre in Perth from June 2021 onwards, along with the venue and dates to make your experience a whole lot easier.
- Season 3 – The Dresser
Dates: July 2- 17 2021
Based on the 1980 Broadway play by Ronald Harwood, The Dresser is about an aging actor’s personal assistant and his struggles in keeping his charge’s life together.
- Season 4 – Clue: On Stage
Dates: September 10-25 2021
A madcap comedy based on the famous board game and adapted from the cult classic film, Clue will keep you guessing and laughing until the final twist.
- Season 5 – William Shakespeare’s Long Lost First Play (abridged)
Dates: November 19-December 4 2021
This abridged version by Reed Martin and Austin Tichener assembles many of Shakespeare’s most loved and hated characters in one play.
- Arcadia By Tom Stoppard
Dates: June 2-13 2021
Venue: Mosman Park Memorial Hall (Camelot Indoor Theatre)
A story set in Sidley Park, a stately country home in Derbyshire, Arcadia shifts back and forth between two centuries. This is cited to be among the best plays of the 20th century.
Old Mill Theatre
- The Odd Couple
Dates: 11 – 20th June
This classic comedy is about two recently single friends who strain their friendship by becoming roommates and repeating the same mistakes they both made in the marriages they just left.
State Theatre Centre of WA, Heath Ledger Theatre
- The Midnight Gang
Dates: 18 – 20 June 2021
Based on the bestselling novel by David Walliams, the Midnight Gang is an entertaining story of five children in a hospital ward, and on a quest for some exciting adventure.
Dates: 10 July – 1 August 2021
Set in an abandoned hospital in the township of York, this is an epic play of horror and about uncovering buried histories.
His Majesty’s Theatre, Downstairs at the Maj
- Murders at The Maj – Yule Be Sorry
Dates: 15 – 17 July 2021
The story follows Jemima Beauchamp who has just been acquitted of her husband’s murder. She throws a party on Christmas Eve to show that she has no hard feelings, but the people hold their breath to see what will unfold when its most infamous resident returns.
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