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Articles

  • A woman wearing a clown nose, dancing with a shadow Finding light in melancholy
    Reviews

    Finding light in melancholy

    30 September 2020

    Claire Trolio reviewed Rachael Woodward’s Valentine at the 2018 Awesome Festival. We are re-posting the review to coincide with the work’s 2020 season.

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    Reading time • 3 minutesTheatre
  • Circa’s Mozart thrills with fun and frolics
    Reviews

    Circa’s Mozart thrills with fun and frolics

    30 September 2020

    Roll over Beethoven – it’s Mozart’s turn for some fast and funky moves set to an all-time hit score, as Erin Hutchinson and junior reviewer Pippa Turnbull discover.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesCircus
  • children sit on cushions watching six musicians and a narrator tell a story Baroque splendour makes a fun adventure
    Reviews

    Baroque splendour makes a fun adventure

    30 September 2020

    What do birds, ancient music and children have in common? Rosalind Appleby and junior reviewer Isabel Greentree find out in this resplendent AWESOME Festival show.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesMusic
  • Sarah Ross as Cuddlepie and Keigo Muto as Snugglepot. Photo by Bradbury Photography Whimsical ballet is cute as pie
    Kids

    Whimsical ballet is cute as pie

    30 September 2020

    May Gibbs’ bush adventure story has been brought to life as a ballet and junior reviewer Bethany Stopher delights in the fun and playful choreography.

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    Reading time • 5 minutesDance
  • Reading time • 5 minutesDance
  • Reading time • 4 minutesVisual Art
  • Greg Sinclair, A piece of You A man is writing on a piece of paper, three people sit watching, a cello lies nearby A piece of our hearts
    Reviews

    A piece of our hearts

    30 September 2020

    Have you ever had a piece of music written about you? Junior reviewer Eddy Greentree reports back with Rosalind Appleby on the thrill of this unique AWESOME Festival show.

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    Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
  • A still from Ian Michael's play Noongar writer grapples with trauma
    Features

    Noongar writer grapples with trauma

    29 September 2020

    As part of “Come to Where I Am – Australia”, Noongar actor, director, producer and writer Ian Michael has penned a short play that takes a personal look at racial injustice. Michelle White found out more.

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    Reading time • 9 minutesTheatre
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