WAMED 2022 Events

We are delighted to bring you a variety of fabulous events this year. We are including some new types of events this year, as well as your favourites from previous festivals.

We are looking forward to seeing you all there!

Please note that if health restrictions require the cancellation of these events, refunds will be available.

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THURSDAY

WELCOME EVENT
6pm - 8pm
Bar Orient, 39 High St, Fremantle
 

We are booking out a space at the Bar Orient on the Thursday night from 6pm so you can rock along and catch up with all those people you only ever see at festivals, meet some new faces, compare notes about which workshops you're excited about and have an early dinner before the Festival begins!
Subject to health advice.

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FRIDAY

EASTERN ODYSSEY

8pm, Friday 3 June 2022.  

Victoria Hall, 179 High St, Fremantle.

 

Travel through a richly textured landscape of delights from the Middle East, Turkey, India and more in this exploration of local and interstate talent. Performances from bellydance troupes and soloists from all over Australia.

The onsite bar will be available before and during the show with a selection of beer, wine and soft drinks. Enjoy a delicious meal in nearby Fremantle eateries and join us for a glorious stage show with a very eclectic mix of dance styles. Fun for the whole family. Cultural, educational, enjoyable and colourful!

Unallocated theatre seating.

Doors open 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

Tickets: $30 adults and $15 kids (6-12yrs) and 5yrs and under - free.

Click the Book Now button to purchase through the Showtix page.

**Performers will receive a complimentary ticket to the show in which they are performing, so if you are performing in this show, you will not require a ticket. Compliments of the WAMED Team.

SATURDAY

EL LEILA HELWA

8pm, Saturday 4 June 2022.

Victoria Hall, 179 High St, Fremantle.

Board your flying carpet for the main gala event of the WAMED Festival - El Leila Helwa (A Beautiful Night). Featuring performances from our stunning guest artist Kadia, WAMED Festival workshop teachers and amazing troupes and soloists. Enjoy a glittering showcase from some of Australia's best, enjoy the music, movement, colour and energy of this fabulous variety of performances. Our dancers and troupes will weave an exquisite tapestry of story, history, emotion and mystery. Suitable for all ages and delightful to all.

Enjoy a delicious meal in one of Freo's huge variety of eateries and join us for the show. The onsite Bar will be serving a range of beer, wine and soft drinks for purchase.

Unallocated theatre seating.

Doors open 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

Tickets: $40 adults, $15 kids (6-12 yrs) and 5yrs and under free. 

​**Performers will receive a complimentary ticket to the show in which they are performing, so if you are performing in this show, you will not require a ticket. Compliments of the WAMED Team.

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SUNDAY

RAQS CAFE

6.30pm, Sunday 5 June 2022.

The Navy Club, 64 High St, Fremantle.

Wind down from a truly fabulous festival with some scrumptious food, sprinkled with a few delectable performances and get to know some of our captivating artists. 

Order dinner and drinks at the Navy Club bar and settle in for a fabulous night!

Featuring an interview with our Master Teacher Kadia (email your questions to WAMEDFestival@gmail.com). All the things you wanted to know but never had the chance to ask!

Then, let your hair down and shake it all out after a huge weekend of dance. Put some of your new techniques to use, or for you non dancers - give it a go on the dance floor!

Doors open at 6pm for a 6.30pm start. DJ Phat Gaffah from 7.30pm.

Tickets: $20.

​**Performers will receive a complimentary ticket to the show in which they are performing, so if you are performing in this show, you will not require a ticket. Compliments of the WAMED Team.

MONDAY

THE WAMED GRANDE BAZAAR

Monday 6 June 2022.

Fremantle Town Hall.

11am - 3pm.

Celebrate the end of another fabulous WAMED festival with a day of shopping for shiny things and fabulous performances on the main stage! Come to shop, stay to watch!

Market stalls selling jewellery, costumes, pamper products, craft materials and more!

The stage will be packed with a huge program of dancers to inspire and entertain you and the whole family. A day jampacked with bargains, unusual items, colour, music and more! 

Doors open 11am.

$5 entry at the door

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