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Talitha Maslin dancing in
Reviews

A lucky dip of dance

20 May 2022

With 12 short new dance works on offer, you’re bound to find something you like at STRUT Dance’s “Short Cuts”, promises Nina Levy.

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Carla Adams, Yearning and Longing, 2022, polyester cord, acrylic eyes, lava stone and glass beads. 32 x 27cm each. Two faces, made of pink coiled cord What to SEE: May gig guide
What to SEE

What to SEE: May gig guide

7 April 2022

Wondering what to SEE this May? Check out Seesaw Mag’s new gig guide for the hottest tips across theatre, music, dance, visual arts and more!

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Kimberley Parkin. Photo: Mitchell Aldridge Bathed in pink light and dressed in black Kimberley Parkin leans back, her arms grasping the air. Tiny fragments of the future?
Reviews

Tiny fragments of the future?

7 May 2021

The pleasure of watching STRUT Dance’s annual “Short Cuts” program, says Nina Levy, is that you never know when you’re going to see the beginnings of something special.

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Photo: Anthony Tran Cream of the crop 2020
Features

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.

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Two wins for WA dancers
Features

Two wins for WA dancers

9 December 2020

Congratulations to West Australians Laura Boynes and STRUT Dance, both of whom have been announced as Australian Dance Award (ADA) winners for 2019.

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Dance and music in the attic
Reviews

Dance and music in the attic

28 November 2020

Reminding us of theatre’s ability to synthesise the joys and pleasures of the past with contemporary forms, STRUT Dance and Tura New Music’s ‘Situ-8’ is an evocative program of short new site-specific works, writes Jonathan W. Marshall.

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WA dancers grace the national stage
Features

WA dancers grace the national stage

29 October 2020

The shortlisted nominees for the 2020 Australian Dance Awards have been announced and West Australian artists have made their presence known.

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Songs from the ashes
Features

Songs from the ashes

26 August 2020

In a year that has seen Australia ricochet from devastating bush-fires to pandemic lockdown, local musician Rachael Dease is capturing the mood of the moment in a new album titled, “Hymns for End Times”. Nina Levy caught up with Dease to learn more.

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Photo: Anthony Tran Pushed to the brink
Opinion

Pushed to the brink

5 April 2020

In difficult times we turn to the arts for comfort… but as the COVID-19 crisis intensifies, the Australian arts sector is being eroded, writes Nina Levy.

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Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio