The Raven – Dark, Romantic And Surreal
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The Raven – Dark, Romantic And Surreal

Presented by The Pearl and Dagger Company, The Raven features music and melodrama of the Victorian and Edwardian eras.Romantic, dark and a little bit surreal, this concert will feature Edgar Allen Poe’s cult-status poem The Raven set for narrator and solo piano by English composer, Stanley Harry Hawley in 1899.  Singer and actor Owen Elsley will be performing The…

Cupid and Death: Debut Production For The Pearl And Dagger Company
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Cupid and Death: Debut Production For The Pearl And Dagger Company

The Pearl and Dagger Company present Cupid and Death, a 17th century English masque that weaves a hilarious yet moralistic tale. A delight for the senses with dancing, singing, theatre and music.  Directed by Nadia Piave, choreography by Fiona Garlick of the Early Dance Consort and music from some of Australia’s finest period musicians and singers, this…

‘Lady Sings the Viol’ CD Launch
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‘Lady Sings the Viol’ CD Launch

There are no fat ladies and the show is nowhere near over. In fact, this show has just begun, with the August launch of the eagerly anticipated CD Lady Sings the Viol. Gamba player Jenny Eriksson founder and Music Director of the gamba ensembleThe Marais Project is the anchor behind this latest venture in which she has gathered…