Homegrown Heroes

Okay Perth, #letsfringe. FRINGE WORLD is the platform for talented local artists and performers - our Homegrown Heroes - to showcase their wares to WA audiences.

When you buy a ticket to a WA show, you’re not just supporting local talent, you’re also keeping culture alive in WA. This Fringe, local shows account for half of the entire program!

Scroll to the bottom of the page to win Homegrown Heroes Tickets, find out about FringeFeed.com.au and watch Terry La Rue Masterclass videos! 


See today's Homegrown Heroes shows by genre:



FringeFeed.com.au: Another Woodside Initiative

For the first time, Perth has a one-stop website for reviews from across the breadth of the Festival.

This includes reviews compiled from media all over the city and those written by a dedicated and experienced group of volunteers.

With the generous support of Homegrown Heroes partner, Woodside, FringeFeed.com.au is now the new home of Fringe reviews!


Woodside and legend of Fringe and community theatre, Terry La Rue, present:

Terry La Rue’s Homegrown Heroes Masterclass

In these not-so-exclusive online workshops, Terry La Rue, legendary Fringe performer, peels back the spiegeltent curtain to reveal what it takes to make it at FRINGE WORLD. It's a pity nobody asked for his advice. 

Episode 3: Performance

Episode 2: Community

Episode 1: Budget


Series featuring:

Rusty & Tarrabelle - Cathedral Cabaret

Jessica Murray - Stick ‘em up!

Dawn Pascoe - Flaws and All

Lucy Peach - My Greatest Period Ever, How To Period Like A Unicorn

Matt Hale - Comedy Hypnotist Matt Hale: Mindfoolness

Megan Hunter - Mavis (and other broken objects)

Gavin Nicklette - Gavin Nicklette: That’s what she said

Tor Snyder - Dating Naked

Matt Penny - Find the Lady


Pick up a genuine Terry La Rue sweatband!

Have you noticed Terry’s wrist wear throughout the series? Yes, he is indeed donning the very trendy and limited Homegrown Heroes sweatband. For your chance to get your hands on (and in) an official Terry La Rue endorsed sweatband, simply visit a Homegrown Heroes show.

Thanks to our Principal Partner, Woodside, for their continued support of our Homegrown Heroes.

See all Homegrown Heroes events