at the State Theatre Centre of WA

Proudly supported by City of Perth



Saturday 6 May

10am – 4pm



Explore your State Theatre Centre and what goes on inside! Experience a range of FREE activities including: workshops with artists, play readings, interactive activities, theatre design presentations and backstage tours. At the Open Day come and meet the three companies who call the State Theatre Centre home:


Black Swan State Theatre Company

World-class theatre made in WA


Barking Gecko Theatre Company

Innovative. Inspiring. Award Winning


 Co:3 Australia

WA’s flagship contemporary dance company


In addition, CDP Theatre Producers present Mr. Stink in the Heath Ledger Theatre, bringing David Walliams’ award-winning book to life for children 6-12 years. In the Studio Underground, Black Swan present The Lighthouse Girl, the story that inspired The Giants for families and ages 10+. And to top it all off in The Courtyard, the Perth Comedy Festival fires up the Gold Digger tent with The Biggest Comedy Show on Earth for ages 13+.


This is a day which has it all!


Food and drink available to purchase in the State Theatre Centre of WA


Note: tickets required to be purchased for performances; registrations will be required for some activities.

View the Open Day schedule here.