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Sun 6 March 2011


Standard $21.50
Friends $19
Students $15.55

Perth Writers Festival Presenting Partner

University of Western Australia

Supported By

The West Australian

Australia Council for the Arts
This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

McCusker Charitable Foundation

720 ABC Perth


Indigenous Program Partner


Thrilling New Tastes
Joanne Harris, the bestselling author of Chocolat, has crafted a dark and intricately plotted new thriller in Blueeyedboy. Told through posts on an internet site, this is the tale of a poisonously dysfunctional family, a blind child prodigy and a serial killer who is not who he seems.

Chair: Geraldine Mellet.
  • Sun 6 Mar, 6.30PM


Octagon Theatre, The University of UWA

Address: 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009
Phone: (08) 9380 2691
Website: http://www.theatres.uwa.edu.au/hire/venues/octagon

The Octagon Theatre is an intimate thrust stage venue seating 658 to 758 patrons. The theatre was designed with advice from Sir Tyrone Guthrie, the founding director of Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Canada, and was based on the design of the Stratford Festival Theatre. The Octagon can be used for music, dance, drama, comedy and public lectures.

Located at the University of WA Campus on Stirling Highway, and is serviced by buses on both Stirling Highway and Mounts Bay Road. There is a set down / pick up point behind the theatre suitable for cars, taxis, maxi taxis & small buses. Enter off Hackett Drive adjacent to University House.

Transperth InfoLine: 13 62 13
Transperth Website: http://www.transperth.wa.gov.au

Ticketed parking is available on campus. Charges may apply. Free parking is available in the evenings and weekends. Campus map

For access information visit the Department of Culture and the Arts website.