Cassandra Kotchie is one of Perth's finest young performers. She graduated from John Curtin College of the Arts in 2005 with a Distinction of Arts, after specialising in the areas of Music, Music Theatre, Dance and Drama. Cassandra was accepted into the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2007 and by 2008 had received an Advanced Diploma of Classical Music, specialising in Opera, and a Certificate II in Music Theatre. Cassandra in currently completing her Bachelor of Classical Music (opera), which will be completed in June 2010.
Cassandra has been seen in a variety of Music Theatre productions around Perth. Her roles to date include Belle in 'Beauty and the Beast'. in both the Western Australian Premiere in 2007 and the Playlovers Production in 2008; Rizzo in 'Grease'; Eponine in 'Les Miserables' and most recently Kyra in the pop/rock musical 'Bare'.
Whilst studying at WAAPA, Cassandra has been cast in the Opera productions 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', 'The Happy Prince', 'Trial By Jury', 'The Crucible' and 'The Dialogues of the Carmelites'.
After completing her current training, Cassandra plans to move overseas to further her study for a career in Opera.