ONCE UPON A TIME …

ONCE UPON A TIME …

Ever wondered about Koorliny Arts Centre’s beginnings? We asked administration officer and Kwinana Dance Festival coordinator Ruth Alexander, who has been working at the centre for nearly 25 years, to tell us a bit about the centre’s history. The purpose-built Kwinana...
WHEN PROPS ARE WEIRD …

WHEN PROPS ARE WEIRD …

When you’re in charge of props for your theatre company’s latest show, there’s always that one prop that leaves you scratching your head (e.g. dead cat on a string). How in the name of Dionysos will I make that? Or, what the heck kind of show is this, anyway? For our...
REVIEW: RUTHLESS – THE MUSICAL

REVIEW: RUTHLESS – THE MUSICAL

We were delighted with this review of Ruthless: The Musical on Stage Whispers. Ruthless is gloriously larger than life production with extra laughs for theatre folk. Koorliny has a champion of a production with this lovely little musical. Read full review here....
ACE YOUR AUDITION

ACE YOUR AUDITION

Auditioning for the first time – or even 100th – can be intimidating and nerve-wracking. For some, it’s as if every insecurity they have is directly under the spotlight, visible for all to see. For others, it’s a studied exercise in ‘putting on the mask’ and getting...
INTERVIEW: NAT BURBAGE

INTERVIEW: NAT BURBAGE

We asked NAT BURBAGE, who plays Sylvia St Croix, what’s so great about RUTHLESS: THE MUSICAL (Koorliny Arts Centre, August 18 – September 2, 2017).     Q: What sort of person is going to love this show? Anyone who has ever had anything to do with show business, school...
WHY WE LOVE MUSICALS

WHY WE LOVE MUSICALS

Why we love musicals By Monique Mulligan Love them or hate them (or say you hate them but secretly love them), musicals are here to stay. And while many love the escapism they provide, others can’t get past the fantastical idea of breaking into song every time...