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Your Arts Playground: October

28 September 2021

Wondering what to SEE in WA in month? From circus to opera, craft to literary fiction, the October episode of Seesaw’s podcast, Your Arts Playground, has you covered!

This month Nina and Rosalind chat about shows and events from Circus WA, West Australian Opera, The Last Great Hunt and Link Dance Company… and we had to dive back into the Indian Ocean Craft Triennial because it’s so massive!

Plus did you know the 2021 UBUD Writers & Readers Festival is taking place right here in Perth?

And that’s not all!

Don’t miss out on our top picks for October! Listen and subscribe to Your Arts Playground on:

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Show notes

Circus
“Friends of the Freo Big Top – A Fundraising Gala” by Circus WA @ the Freo Big Top, 9 October

CirQuest (circus school where Nina does tumbling!)

Music
“Darlington Quartet and Graeme Gilling” @ Perth Concert Hall, 3 October

Theatre
Bite the Hand by The Last Great Hunt @ Subiaco Arts Centre, 12-23 October

Opera
Koolbardi wer Wardong by West Australian Opera @ His Majesty’s Theatre as part of the AWESOME Festival on 2-6 October

The Marriage of Figaro by West Australian Opera @ His Majesty’s Theatre, 23-30 October

The Nightingale by West Australian Opera @ Albany Entertainment Centre, 9 October

Review of The Nightingale at the 2020 Awesome Festival

Review of Slow Burn, Together

Visual arts
Indian Ocean Craft Triennial events page
(Click on “month” to see calendar)

“York Festival: Rare and Endangered Crafts” until 10 October

“Carriers of Culture” @ Mossenson Galleries until 2 October

“Nalda Searles Finders – Keepers” @ Mundaring Arts Centre until 31 October

“Craftable” @ Bunbury Regional Art Gallery until 5 December

Literature
York Festival Writers Program, 2 October

UBUD Writers & Readers Festival, 8-10 October

Competition to win tickets to UBUD Writers & Readers Festival

Dance
“Plan B” by LINK Dance Company, @ Geoff Gibbs Theatre 22-26 October


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Rosalind Appleby & Nina Levy

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