Previous events

Event Management with Phaedra Watts (Free Workshop)

Cannery Arts Centre, Lot 1018 Norseman Road, Esperance

Nannup Music Festival Director Phaedra Watts joins us for Balmy Nights in 2021 and is set to run a strategic event management workshop focussed upon the event.

Phaedra will offer constructive criticism and consider strategies that can be implemented to allow for a natural organic evolution of Balmy Nights.

This workshop will be free to attend and open to the public. A fantastic initiative made possible by the Mt Burdett Foundation.

Songwriting with Grace Barbe (Free Workshop)

Cannery Arts Centre, Lot 1018 Norseman Road, Esperance

Absolutely wrapped to have Grace Barbe deliver a free songwriting Workshop at The Cannery Arts Centre while in town for Balmy Nights.

Brought to you by WAM, Act Belong Commit and The Mt Burdett Foundation, Shire of Esperance and Regional Arts WA.

Grace has released three studio albums and is the recipient of three WAM Song of the Year awards. Barbé's third album Fanm: Woman was nominated for Best World Album at the 2020 ARIA Music Awards. Barbé sings in Creole, English, French and Malagasy and her music fuses the tropical rhythms and dances of the slaves with psychedelic rock, afrobeat, reggae and pop.