Workshops

West Australian Opera invite you to take part in one of our theatrical workshops led by industry professionals.

WESFARMERS ARTS MAKE-UP WORKSHOPS

Our most popular workshop.  Students of all ages will be completely immersed in this practical, hands on workshop.  Our professional, industry make-up artist will demonstrate stagecraft techniques in the creation of a character including ageing, bruising and blood then it’s over to you to experiment with products and create your own dramatic personality.

  • Dates – Available on request throughout the year
  • Duration – 2 Hours
  • Venue – West Australian Opera or your school/community centre
  • Cost – $15 per student or only $5 per student if booked with a main house performance. Minimum fee of $300
  • Suitability – Years 4 – 12
  • To book – education@waopera.asn.au

WESFARMERS ARTS PRODUCTION WORKSHOPS

West Australian Opera gives your students an exclusive backstage pass to the mysterious and hidden world of theatre.  Experience a two hour hands on workshop exploring the elements that make an opera production come to life including lighting, stage management and flying.  Workshops are conducted by professional, practicing industry staff.

  • Dates – Available on request during our main house seasons of Sweeney Todd and Macbeth.
  • Duration – 2 Hours
  • Venue – West Australian Opera (His Majesty’s Theatre)
  • Cost – $20 per student or only $5 per student if booked with a main house performance. Minimum fee of $300
  • Suitability – Years 7 – 12
  • To book – education@waopera.asn.au

Workshops can be adapted for adult groups.  Contact education@waopera.asn.au to find out how.

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