Event The Magic Flute
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Venue The Opera Studio, Netley, SA
First Date 22 September 2011
Opening Date 23 September 2011
Last Date 2 October 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional cooperative
World Premiere No
Description Operatu -Tuttu The State Opera and in association with cirkidz.
The production, which is set in the colourful world of the Circus of the Sevenfold Seal of the Sun, marks the second collaboration between Tutti and SOSA Director Cheryl Pickering is devising a new version of this enchanting story for a kaleidoscope of performers, including the Tutti performing arts ensemble, forty Tutti choir members and the Livewirez troupe from Cirkidz together with opera singers from SOSA. The production's music director Richard Chew is reorchestrating the music for a theatre band and has written a fresh contemporary translation especially for this production.
Description Source Press Release
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Circus
Opera
Integrated ensemble
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Composer
Bec Francis Designer
Cheryl Pickering Director Adapted by
Richard Chew Musical Director Translated by
Pat Rix Producer
Alistair Brasted Singer Monastatos
Deborah Caddy Singer Three-Headed Lady
Naomi Hede Singer Pamina
Jayne Hewetson Singer Zarastro
Robert McFarlane Singer Tamino
Joanna McWaters Singer Queen of the Night
Andrew Turner Singer Papageno
Kate Wyatt Singer Papagena
Resources
Text Nationality Germany
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Work is also known as the Circus of the Sevenfold Seal of the Sun.
Data Source
Source Description
Press Release Media release, August 24, 2011
Event Identifier 94908