Josephine Wants To Dance
From the award-winning duo of Diary of a Wombat comes another hilarious tale of a bush animal you'll never forget. Josephine is a kangaroo - who loves to dance. Her little brother, Joey, tells her that kangaroos don't dance, they hop - but Josephine doesn't care and continues to point her toes and leap through the air.
Co-Opera presents The Barber of Seville
Rossini’s comic caper ‘The Barber of Seville’ is a story of mistaken identity, misplaced affection, and the mysteries and mischief of young love. It is considered to be one the greatest masterpieces of comedy within music and has remained hugely popular for the two hundred years since its creation, and it is coming LIVE to the Esperance Civic Centre on Sunday 10 June at 8pm.
The cast features some of Australia’s finest emerging opera artists accompanied by chamber orchestra, conducted by Josh van Konkelenberg.
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow 2018
Australia’s largest comedy festival is packing up and ready to roll into Esperance! Join the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow as it journeys around Australia, home-delivering hot and tasty comic treats to audiences near and far.
Featuring fantastic funnymakers from Australia and beyond, the Roadshow has it all. It’s stand-up, sketch, satire, silliness and song – all in one side-splitting show!
Activeland’s most famous superhero, Captain Active, brings his unbridled energy and enthusiasm to the stage, to deliver this highly interactive, inspirational and entertaining show. ‘Captain Active’s Awesome Active Adventure’ will spark the audience’s imagination, by taking them on a 60 minute adventure from Activeland to Australia, in a bid to overcome the evil, unhealthy habits of his arch nemesis Lazy Cray Cray!
Black Swan Theatre Company's Summer of the Seventeenth Doll
Summer of the Seventeenth Doll is one of the most significant plays in Australian theatre history. This new Western Australian production will mark its presentation by every state theatre company in the country.
Set in 1950’s working class Melbourne, ‘The Doll’ revolves around the events of the seventeenth summer where two mates, on yet another ‘layoﬀ’ season, come back to ‘live it up’ in the city with their girlfriends. However, this summer, things begin to change.
Makers, creators, and story lovers; dive into a theatrical adventure that feels like the magic box of a bygone trickster! Journey to an eccentric place where gadgets are poetic, puppets naughty, machines untamed and circus tricks pop up when you’re least expecting it! This is a world where music appears from lemons, carrots and bunny’s bums, monsters go crazy and birthday parties are ferociously celebrated.
The Lighthouse Girl
“The Expeditionary Force is on its way! I spent the whole time waving and wondering if Charlie could see me from his ship.”- Fay
A courageous story that inspired the roaming spectacular of The Giants.
Fay, a sweet young girl, lives an isolated life with her lighthouse keeper father on the bleak, windswept Breaksea Island in Albany. With the outbreak of war in 1914, Fay ﬁnds purpose in transcribing Morse code messages from soldiers stationed off shore, becoming their last hope of getting messages to their loved ones before heading to the front line.
There's nothing like a bit of music for lunch! On the second Thursday of the month between 11am-1pm, bring your lunch and $5 to the Esperance Civic Centre for some live music from 12-12.45pm.
Tea and Coffee available.
Menopause the Musical
Menopause the Musical comes to the Esperance Civic Centre stage in April with new songs, new dance routines, new gags, and a new Producer. Celebrating all things menopausal, in the all-new Menopause the Musical – Women on Fire!
Menopause The Musical – Women on Fire! follows the story of four women who meet at a lingerie sale and discover they have plenty in common, including memory loss, night sweats, hot flushes, too much sex, not enough sex and much more!
For The Love of Music
What better way to celebrate music!!
A collection of local Esperance Musicians come together for one night, to simply celebrate music and the love of it.
****UPDATE: LINEUP ANNOUNCED****
Kyron Smithson and Matt Cooper
A Slice of Soul; feat. Brandon Franzone, Geoff Collins, Kat Gray & friends
Christiane & Alyce