A captive audience listens to a performer at the Fête de la Musique in Paris
Sydney seems to distance itself from the arts. An art scene definitely exists, but almost takes itself too seriously. Plays are performed in theatres, art hung in galleries, music performed in concert halls. There's a lack of the impromptu and open.
For this month's topic blogger Jennifer Lush reflects on her travels to see how Sydney engages with (or fails to) its art and culture.