Performing Arts WA is the trading name of The Equity Benevolent Guild of WA.

The Guild was established to provide confidential support to our colleagues in the live performing arts industry at all stages of their careers. We are able to provide financial assistance to past and present members of the industry in a number of circumstances.

If you wish to apply for financial assistance, there are a number of ways in which you can do so.

You can download an application form and email it to, or post a copy to the address at the bottom of the page. You can write us an email or post us a letter. You can also privately contact any member of the Benevolent Subcommittee.

However you choose to approach us for assistance, your request will be dealt with in a timely, respectful and confidential manner.


Nicola Bartlett

Siobhan Dow-Hall

Michael Loney

Monica Main

Nick Maclaine

Postal address: THE BENEVOLENT SUBCOMMITTEE, Suite 1, 12-14 Thelma Street West Perth WA 6005