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Work Experience with Wakakirri


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Wakakirri would love to welcome you for work placement at our upcoming Live Shows!

You will be on the ground in the lead-up to, during & after the show, assisting with the many tasks that it takes to pull off a successful live theatre production. Anyone with an interest in Entertainment, Theatre, Production & the Performing Arts should not miss out on this opportunity & excellent credit to add to your CV.

  • Meet the Waka team and venue crew and assist them with the running of the evening show.
  • Marshal the performers, host and panel members between the stage and their holding spaces.
  • Coordinate the pre-show portrait photo schedule.
  • Assist with the collection of donations for the Wakakirri Inspiration Fund after the show.
  • Create valuable work relationships with industry professionals !

2023 Show Dates are as follows:


  • Canberra Theatre Tuesday 1 – Thursday 3 August and Tuesday 12 September (4 shows)


  • NIDA, Kensington – Monday 7th to Wednesday 9th August and Monday 4th to Friday 8th September (8 shows)
  • Riverside Theatres, Parramatta – Monday 14th to Thursday 17th August (4 shows)
  • WIN Entertainment Centre, Wollongong – Wednesday 30th August (1 show)


  • Norwood Concert Hall – Tuesday 8th to Thursday 10th August and  Tuesday 15th to Thursday 17th August and Wednesday 6th to Friday 8th September (9 shows)


  • The Events Centre, Caloundra – Thursday 10th August (1 show)
  • Logan Entertainment Centre – Monday 21st to Thursday 24th August and Thursday 7th to Friday 8th September (6 shows)


  • Clocktower Centre, Monee Ponds – Tuesday 1st to Thursday 3rd August and Friday 1st, Friday 8th, and Monday 11th September (6 shows)
  • Frankston Arts Centre – Tuesday 15th to Friday 18th August and Monday 4th September  (5 shows)


  • Perth Concert Hall – Monday 7th August (1 show)


Visit our website for more information on who we are & what we do!

Application cut-off is Monday July 17th, 2023.

Please forward submissions to Erikka at

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Eligibility Criteria

Study Level:

Secondary School
See link above for more details.

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