Sydney Chamber Opera presents the Facebook premiere of Breaking Glass, an opera inspired by poetry, literature, mythology, and a rare species of Australian bird. Co-presented with Carriageworks and recorded just before public institutions closed their doors, it showcases four new operatic works by Australian female composers, poetry, literature, mythology, and a rare species of Australian bird.
In the program: Her Dark Marauder by Georgia Scott/ Commute by Peggy Polias/ The Tent by Josephine Macken/ The Invisible Bird by Bree van Reyk
Cat and creatives: Conductor Jack Symonds /Directors Danielle Maas & Clemence Williams/ sopranos Jessica O’Donoghue, Jane Sheldon, basses Simon Lobelson & Mitchell Riley/ Ensemble: James Wannan (violin/viola), Ben Ward (double bass), Lamorna Nightingale (flute), Jason Noble (clarinet), Alison Pratt (percussion)
Click the ‘Watch’ link to find the performance on Facebook, where the video will automatically appear at the time of the Premiere. Click ‘Get Reminder’ on Facebook to recieve a notification before the Premiere begins. If you do not have a Facebook account, simply click the ‘Watch’ link at the time of the premiere to tune in.