2016 Perth International Arts Festival

Featured Perth Arts Festival Events

Festival Conversation

Fri 5 Feb 12.00am

Finnian interviews 'The Wait' director Piero Messina

Piero Messina is every inch the Italian director you’d imagine and hope for as your first PIAF interview. Cigar in hand, with old-fashioned politeness and an oozing passion for film-making, the young Messina’s visit to Perth is for the Australian premiere of his directorial debut, The Wait, at Lotterywest Festival Films. 

  • Interview

Thu 4 Feb 12.00am

What is Dark Mirror White Noise?

Sound becomes visual, dimensional and sensuous in the premiere event, Dark Mirror White NoiseGet to know the artists that will be performing Dark Mirror White Noise individually before you experience this epic event.

  • Interview
  • Profile

Wed 3 Feb 12.00am

10 Questions with David Burton

David Burton is a writer from Brisbane, best known for his theatre work. A speaker and presenter in schools across Queensland, he is passionate about sharing his remarkable story with young people. His memoir How to Be Happy won the Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing in 2014. 

  • Interview