8-10 November at the State Theatre Centre of Western Australia

A writers' festival dedicated to science, creativity and wonder

Baba Brinkman's peer reviewed Rap Guides Booking Now

Direct from Off Broadway



Baba’s audiences speak

  After sell-out seasons Off-Broadway and at the Edinburgh Fringe, Baba Brinkman brings his award-winning Rap Guides to Climate Chaos, Evolution and Consciousness to Perth.  Each show is for one ...


Why not enjoy a Quantum Words Perth weekend with Alex!

Why not deep dive into the full Quantum Words Perth program and commit to spending the entire festival weekend with us and Alex Hotel. Alex is our Festival accommodation sponsor ...


Schools Sessions available to book now!

On Friday 8 November the Quantum Words Perth program features 4 day-time sessions curated specifically for students and school groups.  Across the day we aim to prove that Tim Minchin ...




Finding Our Humanity

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am

A small population biologist, conservationist and world-renowned orangutan expert, Leif Cocks, has an almost 30-year career working with orangutans. Leif is also the author of the books Orangutans and their …


Cool Jobs # 1 with Jo Chandler

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:50 am

Jo Chandler is an award-winning Australian journalist, author, editor, and educator who has filed news and features from assignments across Africa, Papua New Guinea, rural and remote Australia, Antarctica and …


Cool Jobs # 2 with Leif Cocks, Natasha Hurley-Walker & Karina Price

November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

The future of work is changing and the potentials of STEM careers are expanding. In this session, three leading science professionals with cool jobs in the fields of astronomy, conservation, …

Direct from off-Broadway

Tickets for Baba Brinkman on sale now!

Purchase tickets to Rap Guide to Evolution here Purchase tickets to Rap Guide to Consciousness here