WAMED 2021 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, full refunds will be available.

Thursday

LEBANESE COOKING CLASS WITH ALI

2pm - 4pm Ali's Kitchen.

Join us for a Thursday Welcome Event where Ali will show you the secrets to making authentic Lebanese dips and salads. 
All ingredients supplied. Educational AND delicious!

 

Please wear something suitable for the kitchen or bring an apron, closed in shoes preferred.

Thursday

HARAM - A Film Event with Chelsea Fawcett

4.15pm - 6.15pm VENUE?

In 2020 Chelsea adapted her one-woman dance show, Haram, into a short film for online theatre festivals. The story is based on the accounts of real women, including her own experiences as a professional dancer. This will be screened in the venue and is also available online. Chelsea will also provide a talkback opportunity for questions.

FRIDAY

EASTERN ODYSSEY

8pm, Friday 4 June 2021. 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 schools and soloists from all over Australia, plus international guests.

Doors open 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

**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 5 June 2021. Victoria Hall, 179 High St Fremantle.

 

Board your flying carpet for the main Gala event - El Leila Helwa (a beautiful night) Featuring performances from WAMED Festival workshop teachers and amazing troupes and soloists.

 

Doors open 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

 

​**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.

SUNDAY

RAQS CAFE

7pm, Sunday 6 June 2021. Victoria Hall, 179 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.

Doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm start.

​**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 2021. Victoria Hall, 179 High St Fremantle.

11am - 3pm.

Celebrate the end of another fabulous festival with a day of shopping and performances on the main stage!

Doors open 11am.

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