Pitching Is Open WA Showcase 2021

Definition: to present the passion and creativity for a great performing arts work or concept to presenters from differing and diverse communities and locations to gather feedback and identify possible directions  Pitching is a must if you a producer with anything from a great creative development right up to a tour ready performing arts work… More

CircuitWest announces the next step in the WA Showcase journey

Today, CircuitWest announced 1-4 November 2021 as the dates for the 2021 WA Showcase. The main event in arts in Western Australia will be seeing some evolution in its format as it responds to feedback from arts producers, presenters and artists. According to CircuitWest Executive Director Ryan Taaffe the event has been dynamic since its… More

Is this a job for you?

Desperately Seeking a Note-taker If you have a windows compatible laptop, Microsoft word and good listening and typing skills this may be the easiest $40 an hour you have ever had. All you need to  do is listen and record what is discussed. We are looking for someone to take notes at 7 focus groups… More

Technical Rating for Productions

This is a simple guide to a production’s technical rating, working from A, as the most complex to D as the simplest, it is a quick and easy system, originally used by NTS.  THIS IS A GUIDE ONLY. The guide is not intended to be definitive; it is only a simple indication and producers would still be urged… More

Technical Rating for Productions

This is a simple guide to a production’s technical rating, working from A, as the most complex to D as the simplest, it is a quick and easy system, originally used by NTS.   THIS IS A GUIDE ONLY. The guide is not intended to be definitive; it is only a simple indication and producers would still be… More

Aging With Arts

Cait Stewart Manager – Arts Narrogin How Arts Narrogin’s very successful Take Your Seats program improved the life of seniors in more ways than most would imagine. By programming work to connect seniors with the whole community they have been blown away at the health and community impact they have seen, and how they keep… More

Starting Courageous Conversations With Art

David Marshall Manager – Harvey Recreation and Cultural Centre David will talk about using performing arts to address serious community issues and start critical, but often difficult conversations. He points to the 52 Hertz play based on isolation in a connected world and explains how Harvey used the work to connect the youth and others… More

More than just sport

Justin Friend Manager Cummins Theatre Merredin Justin will explain how Cummins Theatre made the Wheatbelt more liveable by providing performing arts choices for young people who need options besides sport. Justin takes one example, The Possum Magic  promotion which brought 700 kids from 15 schools up to 2 hours away to demonstrate performing arts is… More