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  • Loren Kronemyer, 'Wounded Amazon of the Capitalocene', 2019. Image D McCabe Prepping for doomsday
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    Prepping for doomsday

    14 August 2020

    Delving into the world of doomsday preppers, online exhibition ‘Preppers’ feels like a fantastical diversion from the catastrophes that are already with us, writes Miranda Johnson.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesVisual Art
  • seven musicains and singers in costume lean against the tray of a spotlit Bedford truck Opera essentials from the back of a truck
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    Opera essentials from the back of a truck

    10 August 2020

    “At a time when we can only dream of overseas holidays, Freeze Frame Opera reminds us that art, music, memory and culture keep us connected,” says Tiffany Ha. “You won’t even need to change out of the sweats and Ugg boots you’ve been wearing the past five months.”

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    Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
  • Brent Rollins and Nathan Turtur in Natassija Morrow's 'Ramalen'. Photo: Minni Karamfiles @minnikaramfiles Pictured are Brent Rollins and Nathan Turtur in Natassija Morrow's 'Ramalen'. Nathan is counter-balancing Brent who is mid-flight. Choreographic seedlings
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    Choreographic seedlings

    7 August 2020

    LINK Dance Company returns to the stage with a program of works-in-progress that reveals both the dancers’ creativity and resilience, writes Nina Levy.

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    Reading time • 5 minutesDance
  • Two singers stand on stage with musicians playing harpsichord, cello and violin Pure Handel
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    Pure Handel

    5 August 2020

    Perth’s baroque royalty come together for this Freeze Frame Opera performance. But can you have too much Handel? Bourby Webster finds out.

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    Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
  • Dancers light up the stage
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    Dancers light up the stage

    31 July 2020

    The dancers’ joy at returning to live performance was palpable on opening night of West Australian Ballet’s “Genesis”, writes Nina Levy.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesDance
  • Actor Alison van Reeken in Lesson in the Art of Butterfly Actor Alison van Reeken stands on the set of 'Art of Butterfly'. She holds a clipboard in her hands and wears a white doctor's coat. A stethoscope hangs around her neck. Braving the icy lens
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    Braving the icy lens

    29 July 2020

    It’s a tough transition from stage to screen concludes David Zampatti, in his review of the last two instalments of Black Swan State Theatre’s “Unsung Heroes”.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesTheatre
  • Lisa Näykki and Jeromy Zwick performing their skipping routine. Photo: Jordan Pursey Lisa Näykki and Jeromy Zwick mid-skipping routine. The share two ropes, one loops overhead, the other hangs between them. Lisa has her outside arm extended, Jeromy's arms are crossed. Around the world in Freo
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    Around the world in Freo

    22 July 2020

    Circus WA’s “Home Brew Cabaret” served up an impressive array of local and international artists, reports Nina Levy.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesCircus
  • Solos shine on digital stage
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    Solos shine on digital stage

    21 July 2020

    The solo nature of the stories in Black Swan State Theatre Company’s “Unsung Heroes” is timely in more ways than one, writes David Zampatti.

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    Reading time • 7 minutesTheatre
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