Music: King’s Singers & St George’s Cathedral Consort
The King’s Singers celebrate their 50th anniversary with an international tour and on February 28 make landfall in Perth. They join the St George’s Cathedral Consort under the direction of Joseph Nolan for a night of sublime music making.
Perth Concert Hall, February 28, 7.30pm
Inspired by a true story, the film follows firearm heiress Sarah Winchester (Helen Mirren) who is convinced that she is haunted by the souls killed by the Winchester repeating rifle. After the sudden deaths of her husband and child, she builds the house that is believed to be one of the most haunted places in the world.
In cinemas, February 22
Movie: The Mercy
Based on the true story of amateur yachtsman Donald Crowhurst whose failure to complete the Gold Globe around-the-world yacht race in 1968 turned into an even bigger PR disaster when he attempted to cover up his failure. Stars Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz.
In cinemas, March 8
Movie: Early Man
From the creative genius Nick Park (of Wallace and Gromit fame) comes a new full-length stop-motion animated comedy set in prehistoric times with woolly mammoths and woollier cavemen. Eddie Redmayne, Maisie Williams and Tom Hiddleston are voice talents
In cinemas, March 29
Fringe Festival: Flaws & All
Soar with Dawn Pascoe’s aerial physical theatre and laugh at the things that make us all human with this one-woman show. And beware – cake of all flavours will be involved inside the Black Flamingo marquee.
Fringe World Pleasure Garden, February 19-24.
Theatre: Senior Moments
Forget the combined ages, check out the combined talents of Max Gillies, John Wood, Benita Collings and Jeff Harvey, which is enough to blow the roof off the State Theatre Centre. This comedy revue has political satire aplenty with a few songs thrown in for good measure.
Heath Ledger Theatre, March 21-25