Event Cosmonaut
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Venue Merlyn Theatre, Southbank, VIC
Umbrella Event Melbourne International Arts Festival 2004
First Date 20 October 2004
Last Date 23 October 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere Yes
Description 'Cosmonaut' is a contemporary opera about an unusual relationship which develops between a doomed cosmonaut as he floats through space and a lonely woman on earth who dreams of escaping the madding crowd.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Test Contemporary
Opera
Subjects Loneliness and Loss
Relationships
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Melissa Madden Gray Actor
Grant Smith Actor
Jeannie van de Velde Actor
Dan Witton Actor
David Chesworth Composer
Danielle Harrison Costume Designer
Paul Jackson Designer
David Pledger Designer
David Pledger Director
Tony MacGregor Librettist
Paul Jackson Lighting Designer
Sandra Matlock Producer
Resources
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Melbourne International Arts Festival 2004
Review
Event Identifier 66016