Your Ultimate Guide to What's On in Perth   #270   03/10/2018   View Online   Send to Friend
This Week in Perth
HIGHLIGHTS: Bill Bailey | Entwined in the Valley | The Agency Pink Ribbon Ball | Migiwa Mayajima | Gautier Capuçon Plays Tchaikovsky | Black Swan & PICA's events | On Tour: 6BLACK, Diesel, Boney M
Oct 4 & 5,
Riverside Theatre & PCEC
Catch Bill’s new music comedy show tomorrow night, it's his trademark blend of satire and surrealism, stories and dismantled jokes, crowd sing-alongs, weird instruments and musical showstoppers. With its tales of Britain’s fortunes past and present, this is both a mockery and a celebration of national identity.
Oct 4-7, Swan Valley

Entwined in the Valley will see 50+ events held over four days in the beautiful Swan Valley region. From bespoke private cellar tastings to country-style fairs, this year there’s something to suit the foodie, the wine buff, families and even those looking for a masterclass experience.
Oct 27, Crown Perth

Celebrating its 15th Anniversary, this annual event in support of Breast Cancer Awareness, is a highlight in the WA social calendar. The glamorous night includes a 3-course banquet dinner, live entertainment, charity live auction and raffle, testimonial speakers, and Belle of the Ball Competition. 

Oct 5-6, His Majesty's Theatre

Friday and Saturday evening, enjoy an intimate night of international jazz at His Majesty’s Theatre. WAYJO’s Wednesday Night Orchestra joins producer, arranger, composer and pianist, Migiwa Miyajima embracing the cross-cultural influences to reflect the complexity and shades of her musical journey.
Oct 5-6, Perth Concert Hall

Plunge into the raw and refreshing power of the sea with Debussy’s stirring La Mer and Sibelius’ thunderous Oceanides. Superstar cellist Gautier Capuçon performs Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme and Andante Cantabile.
Worth the read...
Live Music Mayhem
From indie pop bands and Aussie icons to international rappers and talented musicians, this week boasts a fantastic array of live music events in WA. Check out a select few below or follow the link to see the full line-up of live music on Scoop's website this week.

Music Events on Scoop
In celebration of the new greatest hits album, Diesel and his band are hitting the road to perform everyone’s favourites from his three decades in music, including Love Junk, Crying Shame and many more.
6LACK 'From East Atlanta, Love Letter' World Tour
Wed Oct 10, Metropolis Fremantle
Following the announcement of his second record, the two-time Grammy-nominated artist 6LACK kicks off his world tour in Perth this week. Be one of the first to catch his newly released music live.
Ball Park Music & San Cisco
Wed Oct 7, Astor Theatre
In a unique east meets west affair, two of Australia’s most celebrated indie-pop outfits, Ball Park Music and San Cisco, are thrilled to be joining forces for a co-headline tour supported by rising star and Triple J Award nominee Ruby Fields.
Boney M Featuring Maizie Williams
Wed Oct 10, Astor Theatre
Disco royalty Boney M and Maizie Williams will grace Astor Theatre with their Greatest Hits Tour this week joined by a vibrant full live band. Prepare to funk to a nostalgic set list of chart toppers such as 'Daddy Cool' and many more.
7 Events in 7 Days
Oktoberfest in the Gardens 2018
Sat Oct 6, Langley Park

Get your lederhosen and dirndl ready as you're invited to Perth's biggest and best Oktoberfest event of 2018! Featuring beer halls, authentic German food stalls, and an eclectic mix of entertainment and competitions across multiple stages throughout the day.

Shatner's World: The Return Down Under
Mon Oct 8,
Perth Concert Hall
Told through stories, songs, jokes and musings, television star and pop-culture icon, William Shatner, will take Australian audiences on a 100-minute theatrical voyage through his life and career with ‘The Return Down Under’ Tour.
Art Exhibition
Now- Dec 2, 
John Curtin Gallery
John Curtin Gallery brings together the ceramic artworks of Pippin Drysdale and Warrick Palmateer for the first time in a joint exhibition that explores their unique collaboration over the last 25 years and showcases exciting new work.
The Guitar
in Dance & Dream
Wed Oct 10,
Music Auditorium WAAPA
Performed by WAAPA’s talented classical guitarists and special guest artists, Silver Sands Guitar Trio, this stunning evening performance champions the soft acoustic instrument, exploiting its intimate tones.
Swan Valley's

Sun Oct 7,
Belvoir Estate
Be prepared to climb, crawl and wade through a treacherous mud filled 5km obstacle course. Challenge your true grit, achieve your goals and have a laugh with the family- and even your fury friends! 
Songs by Kylie

Oct 11 - 13
His Majesty's Theatre
Direct from London and Edinburgh Fringe, Helpmann award winner Michael Griffiths explores the songs, stories and locomotion of our very own pop princess, Kylie Minogue. A flamboyant evening cabaret performance.
Conversation Series: Melissa McGrath
Tue Oct 9
Fremantle Arts Centre
Join FAC at 6pm for the first ‘In Conversation’ series with local artist, writer and curator Melissa McGrath. Enjoy a directed tour of the Print Award exhibition with a focus on the history of artist books and their unique potential.
Coming Up
Roundhouse Theatre    Oct 13-20
Optus Stadium                   Oct 18
PICA                    Oct 20 - Dec 23
Market Square Park      Oct 27-28
Churchlands Concert Hall  Oct 27
Churchlands Concert Hall Nov 17
Port Beach                         Nov 25
Perth Concert Hall   Nov 30-Dec1
RAC Arena                          Dec 8
Fremantle Arts Centre  Dec 14-15
Optus Stadium                   Dec 26
BS Theatre Company     Feb 8-23
Events by Region