Koolbardi wer Wardong
Aliwa yeyi! (Look out now!) Feathers will fly in this cautionary tale.
Koolbardi the Magpie and Wardong the Crow are two very proud, vain, jealous brothers. Watch as their cunning, rivalry and one-upmanship brings them unstuck in spectacular fashion.
Set on Noongar Boodja (the south west corner of Western Australia), we invite you to join us for a journey back to the Nyittiny, the time of Creation, where love, loyalty, betrayal and jealousy are all stretched to their limits. Because pride always comes before the fall.
Bach & Babies
This one is for Mums & Bubs
The importance of music for babies has been long expounded and this concert series is about bringing the finest to our youngest.
It allows mums, dads and carers to get out, socialise and enjoy a short program of beautiful music in a relaxed and comfortable environment specially designed for them and young ones.
Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland
“Jingle Jigs, Reels a Treat.” Ken Longworth – The Newcastle Herald
After breaking touring records in 2019 and following a further sell-out tour of Australia in 2021 with A Taste of Ireland, the all-singing, all-dancing, family-friendly treat, ‘A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland’ is set to tour Western Australia in 2022!
Watch two star-crossed lovers twirl beneath the mistletoe as award-winning Irish musicians complement the world’s best Irish Dancers to deliver a heart-warming performance that will leave your feet tapping, eyes shining and your soul wanting more!
MABO Movie Event
The Shire of Esperance’s Reconciliation Action Plan Working Group is proud to present a free film screening of Mabo to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Mabo case, and to kick off National Reconciliation Week for 2022.
The movie tells the remarkable life story of Eddie 'Koiki' Mabo; a Torres Strait Islander who left school at the age of 15, yet spearheaded the High Court challenge that overthrew the fiction of terra nullius.
HAVE YOUR SAY
Attend one of the 60-minute discussion groups facilitated by CircuitWest and have your say about live entertainment at the Esperance Civic Centre.
Civic Centre Foyer
Places are limited
$50 voucher per person
Festival of Small Halls
Festival of Small Halls has announced that award-winning duo, Gina Williams and Guy Ghouse together with witty lyricist and powerful storyteller Jack Davies, will tour their home state on the inaugural Western Australia edition of the much-loved regional music tour. Presented by veteran festival producers Woodfordia Inc, the Autumn Tour 2022: Western Australia is the 27th edition of Australia’s busiest regional music tour.
Opera in Esperance
West Australian Opera is proud to present OPERA IN ESPERANCE, a Gala Concert at Esperance Civic Centre.
Be moved by the powerful voices of West Australian Opera artists and sing along to showstopping arias in a concert of well-known operatic hits. This is an experience for the entire family to enjoy.
Roald Dahl & The Imagination Seekers
Presented by Get Lost & Found Ltd, Puffin, and the Roald Dahl Story Company Ltd in association with Interactive Theatre International
All around the world Roald Dahl’s words are disappearing not only from books but children’s minds too!
Now only a secret organisation known as The Ancient Guild of Taletenders can save the stories and they need your help...
Cloud Nine x 2 Performances
Journey into a musical dreamscape. Shrouded in darkness, prepare to be transported to a realm of hushed tones, shimmering vocals and calm relaxation under the expert guidance of some of Perth’s finest singers. With the option to wear an eye mask and lie back on a yoga mat, this sensory deprivation experience will take you on a journey through ancient polyphony to a quiet rainforest, as singers move about the room in near total darkness. This performance provides an opportunity for mindfulness and stillness, as you lose yourself in the soaring beauty of the human voice.
Comedy Gold 2022
Comedy Gold is back for it's tenth consecutive year and is jam packed with some of Australia's funniest and most recognizable comedians. This comedy gala show is ready to take Western Australia by storm this August when it tours from the city edges as far out to Kalgoorlie, down to Esperance before making it's way back to Perth again.