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
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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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Photo: Jacob Nash. Walking the walk with Iain Grandage
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Walking the walk with Iain Grandage

31 October 2019

We are living in strange times but Iain Grandage’s debut program for Perth Festival provides a sense of hope. Nina Levy spoke to the Festival’s new artistic…

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Photo Dana Weeks Hip-hop odyssey tells confronting truths
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Hip-hop odyssey tells confronting truths

18 October 2019

Review: Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company, Ice Land: A Hip h’Opera · Subiaco Arts Centre, 17 October · Review by Gina Williams · Don’t let the lush…

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Yirra Yaakin Multiple images of 2 men Ice Land: A Hip h’Opera
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Ice Land: A Hip h’Opera

16 August 2019

15-26 October @ Subiaco Arts Centre · Presented by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company · Fractured like shards, Cole, Carly and Joy must fight the demons of…

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Bruce Denny as Dwayne, Bobbi Henry as Frances, Luke Hewitt as John Rogers and Holly Jones as Edwina. Why a caged bird sings
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Why a caged bird sings

13 May 2019

Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company, Cracked · Subiaco Arts Centre, 11 May · Review by Xan Ashbury · Cracked is a play about a mother’s struggle for…

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Cracked Lady standing with arms opened out Theatre: Cracked
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Theatre: Cracked

19 April 2019

7 – 18 May @ Subiaco Arts Centre · Presented by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company · Frankie is in jail for serious offences of assault and…

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Photo: Stefan Gosatti A man and a woman with a microphone Cream of the crop, 2018
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Cream of the crop, 2018

20 December 2018

What were Seesaw writers’ favourite shows this year? What were the highlights and lowlights for the arts in WA? And which artists will our contributors be…

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A super charged one-hander
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A super charged one-hander

23 November 2018

Review: Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company & Te Rehia Theatre Company, SolOthello · Subiaco Arts Centre, November 21 · Review by Jan Hallam · There are stories…

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SolOthello Theatre: SolOthello
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Theatre: SolOthello

16 September 2018

20 – 24 November @ Subiaco Arts Centre · Presented by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company and Te Rehia (NZ)· A bold and humorous Maori twist on…

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Gary Gooper. Liani Dalgetty. Photo credit Dana Weeks A little bit goes a long way
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A little bit goes a long way

20 August 2018

Review: Black Swan State Theatre Company and Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company, Skylab · Studio Underground, State Theatre Centre of WA, 18 August · Review by David Zampatti…

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