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Tanya Lee speaking at Night School. Photo: Tasha Faye Redefining the meaning of success
Opinion

Redefining the meaning of success

20 October 2020

What do you say to recent fine arts graduates when the outlook for the arts and for humanities education appears to be so bleak? Artist Tanya Lee found the words at the closing event for PICA’s ‘Hatched 2020 National Graduate Show’.

Reading time • 10 minutesVisual Art
Digging into the FIFO dream
Reviews

Digging into the FIFO dream

19 October 2020

Returning to the stage for the first time since the pandemic, Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company has teamed up with Goolarri Media Enterprises to present a new work that provides us all an opportunity to reflect on the way we live our lives, says Barbara Hostalek.

Reading time • 5 minutesTheatre
Reading time • 9 minutesTheatre
A young woman sits on a couch with a bowl of popcorn From the loungeroom
Opinion

From the loungeroom

17 July 2020

Seesaw is thrilled to collaborate with WA Youth Theatre Company to present a series of blogs from the company’s Loungeroom Project.

Reading time • 2 minutesTheatre
The artist (Tina Stefanou) is pictured alongside a horse, who wears a decorative shawl-type hood. A walk with Tina Stefanou
Opinion

A walk with Tina Stefanou

4 June 2020

As part of Seesaw’s ‘Day in the life’ series, artist Tina Stefanou reflects not only on her work during the pandemic, but on the role of the artist at a time that is characterised by economic, social, political and environmental injustice.

Reading time • 9 minutesVisual Art
Do I have a purpose anymore?
Opinion

Do I have a purpose anymore?

13 May 2020

Six weeks into isolation, independent actor, director and producer Libby Klysz describes her existential crisis, in this next instalment in the “Day in the life” series.

Reading time • 9 minutesTheatre
May Greenberg A headshot of May Greenberg Letting the ideas marinate
Opinion

Letting the ideas marinate

12 May 2020

Life as an independent dancer is challenging under normal circumstances. So what’s it like during a pandemic? As part of our “Day in the life” series, May Greenberg shares her experiences.

Reading time • 5 minutesDance
A ballerina in iso
Opinion

A ballerina in iso

12 May 2020

West Australian Ballet dancer Claire Voss tells us what it’s like to be a ballerina in isolated times, as part of our “Day in the life” series.

Reading time • 8 minutesDance
Zoe Wozniak, Co:3 Australia Artist. Photo: Stefan Gosatti. Headshot of dancer Zoe Wozniak. She wears a black skivvy and is smiling Dancing one day at a time
Opinion

Dancing one day at a time

8 May 2020

For Co:3 dancer Zoe Wozniak, dance is about engagement with others. So how has she handled isolation?

Reading time • 6 minutesDance
woman with cor anglais stands next to a harp in her living room A day in the life of an oboist
Opinion

A day in the life of an oboist

27 April 2020

For the first time in her life as a musician, Leanne Glover has nothing to prepare for. The oboe player from the West Australian Symphony Orchestra describes the challenge of remaining at the top of her game, despite having no idea when her next performance will be.

Reading time • 9 minutesMusic

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