Visual art: The Salon des Refuses is the alternative Archibald and Wynne Prize selection. The exhibition will be opened today by actor Steve Bisley. S. H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, until May 4. Inquiries: ( 02) 9258 0123. Theatre: Kate Mulvany’s powerful play The Seed , about three generations of one family who share a birthday and little else, has been repotted into a new production with Danny Adcock and Martin Vaughan, who came out of retirement to play grandfather Brian. Belvoir St Theatre, until March 30. Bookings: ( 02) 9699 3444.