Entries by Friends of The Academy

A musical Cinderella for all the family

It’s a beloved fairy tale that continues to charm: the mysterious and magical story of the downtrodden beauty and her prince. Cinderella has been told in countless ways throughout the ages, from Charles Perrault’s classic 1698 storybook version to pantomimes, stage plays and modern feature films. Cinderella is now coming to WAAPA in a sparkling […]

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Choice Cuts is on soon!

The Third Year Theatre and Music Theatre Graduands are proud and pumped to present the graduating classes in performances as shown below! In past years these performances have been somewhat inaccessible to outside audiences. but this year the performers have taken care to avoid private jokes and any explicit references. They are putting together a […]

Thunderstruck starring Feels and Pavan Kumar Hari

Defying Gravity directed by Tim White Thursday 13, Friday 14 and Saturday 15 September at 7.30pm 2pm matinee on Saturday 15 September Rapturous and exotic, gorgeous and romantic, passionate and powerful: an ace team of percussion magicians joins Defying Gravity to create musical alchemy in a heavenly world made entirely of sound.  The winners of […]


WAAPA Grad in upcoming Harry Potter play!

Earlier this month, Gillian Cosgriff commented on Facebook “In news that is still UNBELIEVABLE to me, I’m super excited to let you know I’ll be in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. I’m thrilled and delighted and chuffed and I’m going to nerd out SO hard over every single thing.”   After graduating from WAAPA in […]

2018’s Choice Cuts

The 3rd Year Actors are very proud to present 2018’s Choice Cuts! Whether you want to reminisce or get a second chance to catch a glimpse of a few things you may have missed over the years, Choice Cuts is a trip down memory lane for the whole family. We promise a night filled with all the essentials of theatre- hearty laughter, undeniable tears and enough […]