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

Arts asks the big questions of sport in Margaret River

 In February, comedian and ABC presenter Andrea Gibbs will be in Margaret River to ask the question of Margaret River men, what  makes sports so much better than arts? Why would so many people rather watch a game of footy than attend an opera or play a round of golf than watch a musical? Working… More

CircuitWest joins the Performing Arts WA Awards

A NEW JUDGING COORDINATOR FOR LOCAL AWARDS CircuitWest has been engaged to coordinate the Performing Arts WA Awards’ judging process over the next 12 months. The Performing Arts WA Awards celebrate the professional live performing arts in Perth, Western Australia. They have been hosted for over 20 years by Artist Relief Fund WA, which supports arts… More

Goodbye (for now) and hello

Bec says goodbye We farewell for now our brilliant tour coordinator Rebecca Nelson who is off to have a little tour coordinator of her own. Bec has been a champion of artists and producers and has taken on the role of mentor, designer, community engagement planner, funding writer, teacher, advisor, cheer leader,  and friend to… More

What’s in store?

CircuitWest  in 2021 We all hope 2021 is 1,000,000 times better than 2020 for everyone in the arts. The CircuitWest team will continue to provide professional development, marketing, research, tour coordination, advocacy and leadership as we always have. We are completely open to new ways to support you and performing arts, so if you have… More


Well done to the Pinnacle Award winners The Pinnacle Awards celebrate the best in our business and recognise excellent work being done in building inclusive, thriving communities enlivened with rich cultural expression and engagement right across Western Australia. The awards are open to any and all performing arts presenters and producers in WA. In this… More

WA Showcase Lessons Learnt

In 2020, we welcomed every  Western Australian region, with 175 delegates in all over 4 days. Representatives attended from 33 towns and cities travelling up to 2500 km including presenters, producers, artists, visual arts people, student, service  providers, local and state government, students, festivals, and everyone else connected to this great industry What have we… More