the word tempest means a storm and making waves - a feminist theatre company that explores and empowers female stories and roles. we make raw, visceral and visually arresting work. By women and about women.
tempest would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we work - the Whadjuk Noongar people. This acknowledgement pays respect to the traditional custodians, ancestors and continuing cultural, spiritual and religious practices of Noongar people
Izaak Lim. Malpractical Jokes: A Medical Cabaret Billed as a “provocative collection of stories from his experience on hospital wards”, the night promises to be interesting. A grand piano is played by Tim Cunniffe in medical scrubs. Izaak Lim timidly and unassumingly walks on stage and proceeds to charm us with a Little Mermaid themed song about being a doctor. He has a wry smile and his first story is about vaginas. But surprisingly this is different. A veteran of Barefaced
Open Lid Ensemble Perth is rapidly becoming THE town of small pop up charming venues for theatre and music. A new discovery was the Red Room at Little Creatures next door. Decked out in a big circus top and twinkling fairy lights, it was a great space to see a theatre show. As part of the Fremantle Festival, The Open Lid Ensemble have reimagined Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale of a little dying girl’s hopes and dreams into a modern day movement parable, employing physi