Photo: Anthony Tran Cream of the crop 2020

Cream of the crop 2020

9 December 2020

It feels more important than ever to celebrate the arts in 2020. And so, in spite of the challenges faced by the arts community this year, we are thrilled to bring you Seesaw’s annual ‘Cream of the Crop’ round-up, in which we ask our writers to reflect on the year that was and the year to come.

Reading time • 10 minutesMulti-arts
A show of simple magic

A show of simple magic

4 February 2020

Skilfully staged and beautifully performed, A Special Day is a thrill for lovers of theatre craft, David Zampatti says.

Reading time • 5 minutesFringe World Festival
Photo: Carol Rosseg Two people holding chairs as though they are going to throw them. Charm in simplicity
The Festival Sessions

Charm in simplicity

22 January 2020

The setting is Rome, the date May 3, 1938, the day that Hitler visited Mussolini. But the drama of A Special Day focuses on a chance encounter between two ordinary people.

Reading time • 6 minutesTheatre

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio


Cleaver Street Studio