A New Opera Company Launches In Sydney

When:  On 30-Aug-13, at 7.30 pm
Where:  Parade Playhouse, NIDA, Anzac Pde., Kensington.
 

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Sydney has a new opera company!

With a name that reflects Sydney’s brilliant waterfront location and sophistication, Harbour City Opera has been founded to provide opportunities for the many talented emerging and established professionals on stage and behind the scenes to perform fully staged roles in exquisite, well produced operas.

For their opening offering, Harbour City Opera is proud to presents Mozart and Wagner – make a scene.  The exquisite Act 1 from Wagner’s Die Walküre with Green Room award winner David Corcoran, Sarah Sweeting and Green Room award nominee Anthony Mackey, accompanied by pianist Chris Cartner; as well, excerpts from Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte featuring Henry Choo, Qestra Mulqueeny, Chris Lewis, Margaret Plummer, Greg McCreanor, Rachael Cunningham with pianist Thomas Johnson are on the bill for this inaugural concert.

Coloratura tenor Henry Choo as Don Ottavio

Coloratura tenor Henry Choo as Don Ottavio

The cast and creative team at Harbour City Opera have established and developing careers in the arts and in opera. They share an abundance of experience and skill. Sharolyn Kimmorley, Glenn Winslade, Brian Castles-Onion, Vicki Watson, Christine Douglas and others will combine their talents promising to deliver only the very best to our deserving audience!

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The Team

Creative Director – Sarah Ann Walker.

Programme and Cast:

Music Directors : Chris Cartner & Thomas Johnson
Director : Paulo Montoya
Lighting Director : Sophie Peklimibi
Set/Costume Designer : Sarah Walker & Jason Gain

David Corocoran sings the role of Narabot in R Strauss' 'Salome'.

David Corocoran sings the role of Narabot in R Strauss’ ‘Salome’.


COSI FAN TUTTE, Act 1, W.A. Mozart

Fiordiligi : Qestra Mulqueeny
Dorabella : Margaret Plummer
Despina : Rachael Cunningham
Ferrando : Henry Choo
Guglielmo : Christopher Lewis
Don Alfonso : Greg McCreanor

DIE WALKURE, Act 1, R. Wagner
Siegmund : David Corcoran
Sieglinde : Sarah Sweeting
Hunding : Anthony Mackey

 

 

 

 
Posted on August 19, 2013 @ 21.06
 

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