WAAPA LIVE! at Brookfield Place
Set the date! WAAPA students are popping up at Brookfield Place this Spring to bring you a series of musical performances across Contemporary, Classical and Jazz.
Wednesday 13 September | Jazz (Cancelled due to weather )
Luke began studying music at age 6 when he started learning the cello, quickly realising his knack and passion for music Luke excelled, attaining a music scholarship at Hale School where he continued his studies and found the piano. Falling in love with the instrument, Luke saw music to be the main area of concern in his studies and achieved the most promising young talent in jazz award at the WAAPA jazz camp in 2016 as well as being appointed Music Captain of Hale School in the academic year of 2019. Whilst being a member of the West Australian Youth Jazz Orchestra since 2018. Luke is currently perusing music, completing a Bachelor of Music majoring in Jazz with hopes to complete a further study through a Master of Teaching at the conclusion of his music degree.
Cameron Fermoyle is taking the Perth music scene by storm. In 2019, he was awarded a scholarship to attend the Brubeck Institute in California, where he worked alongside many prolific musicians, including Carl Allen and Patrick Langham. Cameron has performed with a range of groups, including the Perth Cabaret Collective, The Amnesiacs, the WAAPA Young Artists Ensemble, the WA Youth Jazz Orchestra, and has played alongside the likes of Mariel Bildsten and Jamie Oehlers. Cameron is currently studying towards a Bachelor of Music at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA), and has just returned from a semester exchange at the prestigious Frost School of Music in Miami, Florida.
Isaac Reynolds is an accomplished bassist pursuing a Bachelor of Music with Honours at WAAPA, majoring in Jazz. Isaac has a versatile musical background, with an extensive foundation in classical music, particularly through his study of Suzuki violin as an adolescent. Throughout his current degree, Isaac has honed his skills as a versatile multi-instrumentalist and teacher. A dedicated musician, his passion lies in composition, particularly within the realm of modal jazz. With an unwavering commitment to his craft and a diverse musical background, Isaac Reynolds continues to excel as he explores and contributes to the dynamic world of jazz music.
Friday 15 September | Contemporary
Persia is an up-and-coming R&B singer, currently in her final year of a contemporary music bachelor at the prestigious WAAPA. With a strong voice influenced by artists such as Beyonce, Tiana Major9 and Brandy, Persia shows promise as one of Perth’s most versatile vocalists. With several years of performance experience, Persia has graced the stages of many venues around Perth and WA, including Freo Social, The Ellington Jazz Club, and Optus Stadium for an audience of 60,000 people. Persia’s passion for music is translated on stage through her stage presence and vocal prowess, and she hopes to further her musical career globally.
Emerging from Perth’s young and growing R&B music scene is Reece Collard an up-and-coming vocalist. Reece Collard adorns his musicality with his warm tone and delicate yet passionate approach to singing. His unique tone is drawn from his influences such as Madison Ryann Ward, Peter Collins, Brian McKnight, and Durand Bernarr. Growing up in church and being surrounded by music at a young age, Reece has developed an innate talent and approach to singing and has captured the art of creating moments in his performances.
Being a youthful, enthusiastic, and joyous performer, Mr Shuckstes and his cover band ‘Code Red’ have made their way into the Perth pub scene. Playing regularly at venues such as the Mustang Bar, The Universal Bar, Paramount Night Club, The Landing (Alkimos), and The Woodvale Tavern. Whilst being the lead guitarist and backing Vocalist of Code Red Spencer is also the core frontman of the band, capturing the audience’s attention with bizarre dance moves, passionate musicianship, and engaging stage presents.
Zac Wise, a promising young drummer hailing from Perth, has been making waves in the local music scene. With a passion for all things music-related, he has been diligently honing his craft at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) for the last 4 years. From his dynamic performances with local bands to collaborations with renowned Australian artists the likes of Tania Doko, Fatai, and Rai Thistlethwayte, Zac’s drumming continues to impress and captivate audiences.
Cameron is a Perth based musician, composer and producer, who studied at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Equipped with a passion for performing and writing, he is a skilled bassist with over twelve years’ experience.
Cameron’s music has taken him all around Australia and to some of WA’s best music festivals. He has toured with Birds of Tokyo and supported many acts, including British India and Wheatus
Wednesday 20 September | Classical Symbios Quartet
Symbios Quartet is an up and coming saxophone quartet that enjoys all genres of music. Having worked with the likes of Dr Matthew Styles, Nikki Demandolx and Jenna Smith, the quartet has gained a reputation for high quality, expressive and entertaining music.
With all members hailing from the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Symbios has featured and performed at events such as Massed Sax and the WA Saxophone Consortium, and have been Royal Over-Seas League Chamber Competition semi finalists for 2022 and 2023. Their sold-out debut concert in June was a show of their versatility and musicianship, and has led to more exciting upcoming projects and opportunities.
Friday 22 September | Various
Clare Perrott is a up and coming folk singer songwriter from Perth, Western Australia. She incorporates a strong and fun mixture of all genres ranging from soft blues to indie soul to deliver meaningful and modern songs. Having major production influences from modern artist such as Phoebe Bridgers and Leith Ross, Perrott also reflects huge references to Cat Stevens through her lyricism and guitar work as well as paying homage to Elton John through her punchy tone of her music. However vocally Clare is powerfully driven by the 1970’s folk scene of Nick Drake, Paul McCartney and Joni Mitchell. Only fresh on the scene, Perrott is currently working on new original music and currently is studying music at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).
Young artist Morgan Grieve is a song writer and music artist based in Perth, Western Australia. She has been writing for a devoted 4 years but has had the passion for music for as long as she can remember. Currently studying at the well-known recognised institute WAAPA for her advanced diploma of music, she has made her debut on her name and built a network in the Perth scene to share her music.
Using soaring melodies and a raw, emotive performance to detail the weight of human existence, Perth artist Joe Caddy uses the medium of music to offer insight into romance and spirituality, love and life. Though deeply personal, the lyrics and themes in Joe Caddy’s music aim to reflect the part of life that rings true within everyone; the infinite love that all of us can utilize to create a better world.
Amy Milburn is an up-and-coming singer-songwriter from Boorloo (Perth) Western Australia, playing at most venues across the city and creating a name for herself. She has been writing music and collaborating with others in the industry since 2019, and now finally sharing her own meaningful and honest originals to the public. Being at WAAPA for the last 2 years she has learnt how to create connections with others and take risks by expanding her musical skills and style.
Raymondouu, an enchanting singer-songwriter hailing from the sun-soaked shores of Perth, evokes a sonic tapestry reminiscent of Clairo’s dreamy melodies, Big Thief’s raw emotiveness, and Alice Phoebe Lou’s ethereal charm. With a musical aura that transcends time and place, Raymondouu has carved a niche for themselves in the indie music scene.
In 2020, Raymondouu soared as a finalist in the esteemed Unearthed High competition, solidifying their position as a rising star. Sharing stages with the likes of Telenova and Dulcie, Raymondouu’s live performances are an immersive experience, weaving tales of heartache and hope through their mellifluous vocals and delicate guitar work.
How to get to Brookfield Place
Visiting Brookfield Place Perth couldn’t be easier, with plenty of options to arrive by public or private transport.
By public transport
Brookfield Place is located near the Elizabeth Quay busport, train station and the jetty. It’s only a short walk to the bus routes along St Georges Terrace and 5 minutes from the underground station.
Taxi and Uber pick-up areas
Access to and from the precinct is made easy with taxi ranks and Uber pick up points nearby on St Georges Terrace and Mounts Bay Road.
There are several car parking options located in the immediate vicinity with the closest being located at:
- PCEC Parking
- Wilson Parking
- Westralia Square Parkin
Dine and drink
Bars / Cafés / Restaurants
Shopping and services
Combining old school Italian authenticity, accessibility, and sophistication, STAMPA! is truly a unique dining experience in the heart of Perth’s CBD.
Open from 12 noon until late – there’s never a bad time to treat yourself or secure a delightful gift.
Located on St Georges Terrace in Royal Insurance building within the heritage precinct.
Sha Patisserie brings you gourmet mousse cakes and desserts all made fresh daily in-house
Serving authentic freshly-made to order authentic Chinese and dumplings located in the café court.
Seasonal meals with ingredients sourced from local suppliers.
Ladle + Press offers honest, healthy, delicious and nutritious options. It’s real, it’s fresh and it’s affordable.
Beautiful fresh flowers, hampers and gifts.
Full-service gym with 24/7 access.
High-quality cleaning, alterations and repairs.
Effective, affordable skin care products.
Early education and care.
A leader in luxury.
Lotto, news, stationery, money transfers
Great service and value for money
Unique Australian menswear.
Zushi Bento delivers an inspired experience of Asian Japanese cuisine.
Home of the watch lover.
W Churchill offers a unique blend of contemporary cuisine and classic elegance, making it the perfect destination for any occasion. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a romantic dinner, celebrate a special occasion, or simply unwind after a long day, W Churchill has something to offer. With a menu that features a wide variety of delicious dishes, expertly crafted cocktails, 10 taps of draught beer and an extensive wine list, this bar and restaurant is sure to satisfy even the most discerning palate. So come and experience the best of Perth’s dining scene at W Churchill Bar and Restaurant.
Luxury women’s clothing.
Fresh Vietnamese Food.
New York-style deli and grill.
Apple Daily is reimagined by the very man who brought it to life, star consulting Chef Sunny. Blurring boundaries and setting hearts racing, Sunny serves up a heady masterclass in fusion eating, taking guests on a journey through Asian, Filipino & Spanish cuisine.
A melting pot of cuisines, a kaleidoscope of colour, and an unabashed celebration of the freshest seafood served from SUBO, our bespoke raw bar.
Beneath the bustling streets of the Perth CBD, a narrative is unfolding. The heroes of this tale? Distinguished vintages, heavenly Charcuterie and rustic artisanal cheese platters aged in European vineyard appeal.
Print Hall’s basement has been reimagined as an intimate haven for lovers of fine wines, hard-to-find cheese varieties and mouth watering charcuterie with the introduction of Small Print Wine Bar.
A flowing beverage list to rival all others. Join us after work to unwind and catch up in the buzz of Print Hall’s ground floor bar. Enjoy a selection of delicious modern Australian dishes at the bar.
Mad Mex is Australia’s leading, fresh and healthy fast, casual Mexican restaurant chain, living by the ethos of inspiring bold, honest, and healthy living through Mexican food with attitude.
Mad Mex believes that you shouldn’t have to sacrifice flavour to eat healthy, using authentic Mexican recipes and locally sourced fresh ingredients.
The Mad Mex menu is fully customisable, allowing customers to tailor their meals to match personal and dietary requirements including vegan, gluten-free, and vegetarian options.
Hi Thai specialises in authentic Thai cuisine.
One of Perth’s most celebrated bars and restaurants set in the almost century old Royal Insurance Building. Think 1920’s brasserie meets contemporary wine bar, the mood set for good times.
A wine list lauded as one of the country’s best. Over fifty wines poured by the glass.
Fresh and tasty burgers.
Deli sandwiches, schnitzels and more.
Golden era cocktails.
Happy Hour – Tuesday to Thursday, 4.00pm – 6.00pm
Walk-ins only. Bookings required for groups 8+.
Bob’s Bar is rooftop oasis pays a lively homage to Australia’s most colourful and longest-serving Prime Minister, Bob Hawke. Located on the rooftop terrace of the Print Hall precinct, this perfect city oasis specialises in craft beers and serves up premium wine, spirits and cocktails, all accompanied by a delicious bar menu.
Bar Lafayette, located in the heritage-listed Old Perth Technical School in Brookfield Place Perth, is an award-winning cocktail bar that offers a unique and sophisticated experience. With its blend of old-world charm and contemporary design, Bar Lafayette is a renowned destination in Perth’s nightlife scene. Along with its expertly crafted cocktails and exceptional service, Bar Lafayette also offers live entertainment every night, adding to the vibrant atmosphere. From classic cocktails to innovative creations, patrons can enjoy a wide range of libations while immersing themselves in the historic ambiance of this iconic venue. A must-visit for those seeking a memorable night out in Perth.
Coffee house and café. Arlo is a meeting place for great coffee, great food, great music and great friends.