DIXIE CHICKS The Dixie Chicks will return to perform headline shows in Australia for the first time in more than 10 years as part of their MMXVII world tour DETAILS: Perth Arena, 7.30pm, Wednesday, April 5. Tickets from $99.90 at www.ticketek.com.au.
FRANK ENSTEIN Co3 contemporary dance company is collaborating with Gold Coast's The Farm for a work described as a humorous fantasy of self-acceptance. Frank Enstein is a piece full of humour, high-impact dance and theatre magic, creating a show for the child in all of us. DETAILS: Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA, April 5 to 8. Tickets from $25 at www.ticketek.com.au.
BACH VIOLIN CONCERTOS The Australian Chamber Orchestra will bring the enduring talent of Johann Sebastian Bach to audiences with a national tour of Bach Violin Concertos. DETAILS: Perth Concert Hall, 7.30pm, Wednesday, April 5. Tickets from $49 at www.perthconcerthall.com.au.
Two-time ARIA award-winner and multi-platinum album selling artist Megan Washington will perform with WAAPA jazz students under the musical direction of Jamie Oehlers and Jeremy Greig. Washington will perform her own inimitable interpretations of the jazz repertoire and some of her original material. DETAILS: Geoff Gibbs Theatre, WAAPA, Mt Lawley, April 6, 7 (sold out) and 8. Tickets from $28 at www.waapa.ecu.edu.au. Megan Washington @ Geoff Gibbs Theatre STATIONS OF THE CROSS Uniting Church in the City, Perth presents this annual art exhibition curated by Claire Bushby, which will feature newly commissioned artworks by 15 West Australian contemporary artists. Each work corresponds to the traditional Easter story and ritual of the 'Stations of the Cross'. DETAILS: Wesley Church, cnr William and Hay streets, Perth, April 7 to 17. Free entry and open 9am-5pm daily. SANTANA WITH THE DOOBIE BROTHERS Carlos Santana and his band will bring their Transmogrify tour to Perth, performing songs from more than four decades of his career. The Doobie Brothers will join Santana as special guests. DETAILS: Perth Arena, 7pm, Friday, April 7. Tickets from $110 at www.ticketek.com.au.
REVEALED EXHIBITION Revealed brings together artists from the Kimberley, Pilbara, Mid-West, Goldfields, Western Desert, Great Southern and metropolitan areas to showcase the vibrant diversity of WA Aboriginal art. The Revealed WA Aboriginal Art Market will be held April 8, 10am-5pm. DETAILS: Fremantle Arts Centre, 1 Finnerty St, April 7 to May 21.
JOHNNY CASH THE CONCERT WALK THE LINE Johnny Cash: The Concert has been touring Australia since 2009 as a tribute to the 'Man in Black'. Walk The Line will feature all the Cash songs as performed in the 2006 award-winning film of the same name. DETAILS: Astor Theatre, Mt Lawley, April 8 and Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, April 9. Tickets at www.astortheatre perth.com and www.manpac.com.au.
PEPPA PIG PLAYDATE Families are invited to journey into the world of Peppa Pig and her friends when they visit this fun and interactive play experience. Visit Peppa's house, sail on the pond, jump in bouncy muddy puddles and sit on a picnic rug to watch a musical show starring Peppa Pig and George live on stage. DETAILS: Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, April 8 to 12. Tickets from $45.90 at www.ticketek.com.au. Dara O'Briain @ Riverside Theatre
DARA O'BRIAIN The Irish stand-up comedian and television presenter, best known in the UK for hosting BBC's Mock the Week and Ireland's The Panel, will tour Australia with his show Dara O'Briain Live. DETAILS: Riverside Theatre, Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, 8pm, Saturday, April 8. Tickets from $71.30 at www.ticketek.com.au.
2017 BUDDHA'S BIRTHDAY + MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL The two-day event will feature live performances, blessing ceremonies, calligraphy, arts, crafts and food fair. DETAILS: Elizabeth Quay, Perth, 11am-8.30pm, Saturday, April 8 and 9am-5pm, Sunday, April 9. Free entry with more at www.buddhasbirthdayperth.org. au.