World Premiere


Music & Musicals / Theatre
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STYX is a theatre concert based on the Orpheus and Eurydice myth and performed by a 7-piece live band. Through a web of narration and original songs, it takes you on a journey to the underworld and back.

The piece is a collaboration between British artists Max Barton, Jethro Cooke and Barra Collins, and a Perth supergroup consisting of musicians from Jebediah, The Love Junkies, Axe Girl, The Tommyhawks and Superego (fka POW! Negro). Barton and Cooke have collaborated on a series of highly acclaimed productions in the UK, and have won or been nominated for Off-West End Awards fifteen times.

Praise for previous:

"Out of this world" Huffington Post
"Bags of innovative flair" Time Out
"Quite Unforgettable" The Spectator
"Crazy, chilling, clever and astonishingly ambitious" Financial Times

Presented by:
The Swinehounds

The Swinehounds is an international supergroup formed of theatre-making musicians from the UK and a series of Perth-based bands.

Max Barton is a director, writer and composer based in London. He has made work all around the world at every scale, from Soho Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East and the Old Red Lion to Cape Town Opera, Vienna’s Raimund Theater and Wales Millennium Centre.

Jethro Cooke is a composer and theatre-maker who specialises in creating responsive and experimental audio. Based in Berlin, he spends much of his year in London, where he creates work for innovative theatre projects.

The Perth-based musicians are:

Ness Thornton - Jebediah
Elloise Walsh - The Love Junkies
Addison Axe - Axe Girl
Thea Woodward - The Tommyhawks
Kaprou Lea - Superego (fka POW! Negro)

Relaxed Performances.

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De Parel Spiegeltent at The Woodside Pleasure Garden

Russell Square, James St, Northbridge, WA, 6003


De Parel Spiegeltent at The Woodside Pleasure Garden

Russell Square, James St, Northbridge, WA, 6003

18+ venue or accompanied by parent or legal guardian

Price types

Full Price: $28.00

Group (6+): $23.00

Family: $20.00

Kids (12 and under): $20.00

Prices may not be available on all sessions

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60 min

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: All (General)


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