King St Corner Pocket 2018

A New Boutique Jazz Festival in the Heart of the City

King St Corner Pocket Laneway

Perth and Western Australia host some of the most outstanding jazz talent in the country. King St Corner Pocket will showcase these exceptional local artists, emerging and established, in a fun filled festival where you don’t have to walk more than 50m to hear a new sound.

Festival performances will be 30-40 minutes long, with time to pop out for refreshments before heading back in from the cold to check out the next hot performance.

Celebrate WAYJO’s 35th anniversary in style with your selection of performances at His Majesty’s Theatre (Downstairs at The Maj, & Dress Circle Bar), the InterContinental Perth City Centre, Kailis Jewellery and The Sewing Room.

Over 3 nights, WAYJO’s Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Night Orchestras will be joined by an amazing array of performers showcasing many styles of jazz plus original compositions at this inaugural event; Alana Macpherson & Priscilla Gardiner, Atlas State, Austin Salisbury Quartet, Axolotl, Ben Matthews, Brass Party, Chris Musitano Quintet, Daniel Susnjar Afro-Peruvian Jazz Group, Formes Trio, Human Contact, Jamie Oehlers Quartet, Jeanie Proude Duo, Josh Cusack’s Seven Sided Die, Laura J Quartet, LiveWyre, Matt Smith 6, Max Wickham Quintet, MFG, Nueva Salsa Orchestra, O’Brien|Cusack|Chiew, Perth Cabaret Collective, Pete Jeavons Quintet, Riffz 2000, Sarah Ramsey Trio, Sassafras Trio, SHOWAYJO, The Newhouse Collective, Tristan Wills Quartet, TT Duo, Velu, WAAPA Jazz – Thom Freeman Quintet, Will Chiew Quintet. Closing Night Party: Hornography, WAAPA Phat Funk band & DJ Mama Cass.

King St Corner Pocket Festival
5-7 July, performances 6.00pm, 7.30pm & 9.00pm
King St Precinct, Perth

Tickets $15* per performance from Perth Theatre Trust

Supported by The McCusker Charitable Foundation and The City of Perth


Venue & Artist Announcements: The Sewing Room | HMT Dress Circle Bar | Kailis Jewellery | InterContinental Perth City Centre | HMT Downstairs at The Maj


Pocket Pass

King St Corner Pocket 10-Show Discount Pass

The Pocket Pass is the best way for you and friends to see the Festival.

For $125, the Pocket Pass gives you 10 vouchers to exchange for tickets to the performances you’d like to see. That’s an overall saving of $25 off the normal price for 10 tickets!

You can use your Pocket Pass to redeem Performance Tickets one at a time or all at once. Best of all, you can share the savings with family and friends.

Pocket Pass vouchers can be redeemed for Performance Tickets at His Majesty’s Box Office during opening hours any time prior Festival to guarantee your tickets before they sell out, or during the festival to save you time on the night!

KSCP Pocket Pass
$125* for 10 shows – only $12.50 per performance – from Perth Theatre Trust

Closing Night Party

Get on your feet and pull your dancing shoes on. King Street Corner Pocket’s Closing Night is full of party vibes with huge live music running deep into the night.

The WAAPA Phat Funk band will kick the night off, featuring soul favourites, big vocals and funk with a capital F. Then the heat turns up, with Hornography pumping the brass up to 11 and exploding with the best horn section going around.

Throughout the night, DJ Mama Cass will be spinning the decks with soul/funk sounds to keep the vibe going as Corner Pocket goes out with a bang.

King Street Corner Pocket Closing Night Party
Sat 7 Jul, 9.00pm
The Sewing Room
317 Murray Street, Perth (entry from Wolf Lane)
Tickets $35* from (pre-sale tickets onlysorry, this is not a Pocket Pass event)

2018 Festival Program


Be sure to redeem Pockets Passes for Tickets prior to your chosen event at His Majesty’s Theatre Box Office!

King St Corner Pocket Tickets and Pocket Passes are only available through Perth Theatre Trust.

Phone: (08) 6212 9292 [Mon – Fri 9.00am – 5.00pm]

In Person at a PTT Box Office:
His Majesty’s Theatre [Mon – Fri 9.00am – 5.30pm, & Sat 10.00am – 5.00pm]

*Booking fees may apply;
Web: $3.95 if cart values is $36 or less, $5.95 if cart value is more than $36.
Phone or mail: $6.95. In person: $0.
Group bookings: $8.95. Add $4.40 for Registered Mail.
All tickets/items prices include GST if applicable and are quoted in Australian dollars.


His Majesty’s Theatre

Downstairs at The Maj
Dress Circle Bar

825 Hay St, Perth WA 6000


InterContinental Perth City Centre

815 Hay St, Perth WA 6000


Kailis Jewellery

29 King St, Perth WA 6000


The Sewing Room

317 Murray Street, Perth WA 6000
Basement, entry via Wolf Lane
Please Note: The Sewing Room is an 18+ Venue