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  • A man at a desk, gesturing in conversation Navigating opera by the stars
    Features

    Navigating opera by the stars

    11 March 2020

    Tim Finn talks to Ara Jansen about swimming, music and his opera Star Navigator, which will be premiered by WA Opera this month.

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  • Bold new ‘Fidelio’ soars
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    Bold new ‘Fidelio’ soars

    29 February 2020

    Rosalind Appleby finds the contemporary themes of Alison Croggon’s new libretto sit comfortably in Beethoven’s opera, Fidelio.

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    Reading time • 6 minutesPerth Festival
  • Raw and relevant
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    Raw and relevant

    26 February 2020

    Amanda Palmer’s voice was raw, earthy and emotive, but Erin Hutchinson found it was her message that was most powerful.

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    Reading time • 4 minutesPerth Festival
  • A pedigree performer
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    A pedigree performer

    23 February 2020

    Rufus Wainwright’s great talent and insight were in full flower for his Perth Festival show, David Zampatti says.

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    Reading time • 5 minutesPerth Festival
  • A connoisseur of spectacle
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    A connoisseur of spectacle

    21 February 2020

    Watching Pandemonium, Erin Hutchinson is mesmerised by cabaret diva Meow Meow’s stage presence and controlled chaos.

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    Reading time • 4 minutesPerth Festival
  • Kelly and Ledger take flight
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    Kelly and Ledger take flight

    17 February 2020

    A few songs lacked impact, but on the whole, Rosalind Appleby enjoyed ‘Thirteen Ways to Look at Birds’.

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    Reading time • 4 minutesPerth Festival
  • Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg Cream of the crop 2019
    Features

    Cream of the crop 2019

    13 December 2019

    Which shows were Seesaw writers’ favourites this year? What were the highlights and lowlights for the arts in WA? And which artists will our contributors be looking out for in 2020? As 2019 draws to a close, Seesaw writers reflect on the year that was and the year that will be.

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    Reading time • 10 minutesMusic
  • Asher Fisch conducts the West Australian Symphony Orchestra Fisch comes full circle
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    Fisch comes full circle

    1 December 2019

    Review: West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Verdi’s Requiem ⋅
    Perth Concert Hall, 29 November ⋅
    Review by Rosalind Appleby ⋅

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