Event The Flying Dutchman
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Venue The State Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Opera Australia 2004 Season
First Date 23 April 2004
Opening Date 23 April 2004
Last Date 8 May 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description The Dutchman, condemned to roam the seas forever in search of a love that can save him from oblivion, is the haunted figure around whom Wagner's unforgettable music drama revolves. This is an opera of dreams and longing, of the vastness of the sea and the power of love and compassion.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Opera
Subjects Love
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Richard Wagner Composer
George Alexander Albrecht Conductor
Cathy Dadd Director
Richard Wagner Librettist
Toby Sewell Lighting Designer
Arend Baumann Singer
Andrew Brunsdon Singer
Jacqueline Dark Singer
Thomas Studebaker Singer
John Wegner Singer
Elizabeth Whitehouse Singer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Germany
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Event Identifier 63678