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AUTUMN arrives with a dazzling new season
of entertainment, providing the perfect escape as we
push through the working year.
A string of top international performers will be
visiting Perth, with Tom Jones leading the pop-music
pack on March 14. The Welsh singer is expected to
draw a huge crowd (including a few knicker-hurlers) to
his concert at Sandalford Winery in Caversham.
It will be a more reserved but equally spectacular
affair when country music favourite Lyle Lovett
performs at the Perth Concert Hall on March 22.
Harry Connick Jr (left) also does his thing at Kings
Park on March 27.
Then April begins with a star-studded bang as
Lady Gaga and Huey Lewis and the News drop by
Perth on their respective national tours. Get tickets
quickly, as these shows are sure to sell-out.
For a more imaginative musical experience, Elvis
Meets Buddy is a vibrant 50s-themed production that
teams two iconic rock'n'rollers on one stage. It's show-
ing at the Astor Theatre from April 23-24.
Musical theatre lovers can also give a purr of
relief that CATS will return, launching its season at
Burswood on April 11. Whether or not you've seen it
before, this multiple Tony award-winning production
starring top local and national talent is sure to be
While the weather is still fine, you can take advan-
tage of outdoor events such as West Coast Blues 'n'
Roots or Margaret River Drug Aware Pro, both in March.
There's also a ton of alfresco fun to be had during
the Red Bull Air Race from April 17-18. Pack a picnic
and head to the Swan River to watch pilots tear up
the skies during this world-class competition.
There are loads of other events happening across
Western Australia through autumn. We've sifted
through to find the best, which you'll see featured
across the next few pages.
The sun may be setting on summer but that's no
reason to take off your party hat and head indoors.
IN THIS ISSUE: MUSIC 28 THEATRE 30 NEW THEATRE SET
32 BACKSTAGE WITH ANGUS STONE 34 EXHIBITIONS 37 SEA
SCULPTURE 40 BOOKS 42 FILM 44 AFTER THE SHOW 52
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