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A lady stands on a streetscape., with hair tied back and wearing a burgundy shirt and lipstick The job I was born to do
Podcasts

The job I was born to do

13 December 2021

The new Director General of DLGSC Lanie Chopping, reveals her vision – and genuine enthusiasm – for the arts and culture portfolio in this podcast conversation.

Reading time • 2 minutesMulti-arts
A woman with red hair and dark framed glasses smiles at the camera Opening doors for arts and culture
Features

Opening doors for arts and culture

13 December 2021

From country girl and social worker to Director General, Lanie Chopping says the top job at the Department for Local Government, Sport and Cultural industries is the job she was made for.

Reading time • 9 minutesMulti-arts
A small child stands in a dark room looking up at rings of yellow light, while other children run past Summer 2022 gig guide for kids
Features

Summer 2022 gig guide for kids

9 December 2021

Looking for family fun this summer? Read on for Seesaw’s curated list of Christmas and festival shows to find something that will suit your crew.

Reading time • 5 minutesMulti-arts
A man conducts a choir of 15 women, standing in a cathedral with a harpist beside them Choral ensemble debut with world premiere
Reviews

Choral ensemble debut with world premiere

3 December 2021

A new work by Lydia Gardiner performed by new vocal ensemble Sonus Angelorum attracts a full house at St George’s Cathedral. Rosalind Appleby reports on the fresh sounds.

Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
Four men and a woman stand wearing casual jeans and shirts against a large wooden double door What you need to know about Arts Impact WA
Features

What you need to know about Arts Impact WA

2 December 2021

Applications have opened for $100 000 arts grants from WA’s new philanthropy collective. Arts Impact WA chair Paul Chamberlain answers your questions.

Reading time • 10 minutesMulti-arts
On the left a headshot of a woman with blue eyes and long blonde hair, on the right a man wearing black and holding a classical guitar What to SEE: Rachelle Durkin & Jonathan Paget
Q&A

What to SEE: Rachelle Durkin & Jonathan Paget

18 November 2021

Enjoy an evening of exquisite music as soprano Rachelle Durkin and guitarist Jonathan Paget take to the stage for Musica Viva in a concert livestreamed from Cullen Wines.

Reading time • 7 minutesMusic
Reading time • 6 minutesLiterature
Two women and a man in evening wear stand in front of a red wall, with smiles on their faces Media Award WINNERS!
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Media Award WINNERS!

17 November 2021

Seesaw writer Mark Naglazas has won the prize for best Culture and Arts Report at the WA Media Awards, putting Seesaw on the map for award-winning arts journalism.

Reading time • 3 minutesMulti-arts
A man is seated at a harpsichord with a cellist and violinist and three singers Baroque brilliance in Fremantle
Reviews

Baroque brilliance in Fremantle

15 November 2021

Freeze Frame Opera brings together Australia’s leading exponents of Baroque music for what Sandra Bowdler says is an exquisite opera concert.

Reading time • 5 minutesMusic
A woman leans over an open grand piano What to SEE: Two piano concerts with Gabriella Smart
What to SEE

What to SEE: Two piano concerts with Gabriella Smart

11 November 2021

Audiences have come to expect the beautiful and the extraordinary from Gabriella Smart. The award-winning South Australian pianist will present two concerts at WA Museum Boola Bardip that promise both slow listening and visceral pounding.

Reading time • 7 minutesMusic

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio