‘Don Giovanni’ from Sydney Independent Opera
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‘Don Giovanni’ from Sydney Independent Opera

Sydney Independent Opera presents Mozart’s Dramma giocoso in 2 acts Don Giovanni  K 527,  a darkly funny morality tale which romps through the sexual and emotional irresponsibility of the Don who is eventually brought to book for his deeds. His machismo and untouchability are countered by the  consequences of his crimes, moral outrage and revenge as Mozart’s timeless genius takes…

Sydney Independent Opera’s double bill – Holst and Puccini
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Sydney Independent Opera’s double bill – Holst and Puccini

Sydney Independent Opera present an unusual double bill this weekend with its productions of Gustav Holst’s The Wandering Scholar  and Puccini’s The Cloak (Il Tabarro). The Wandering Scholar was Holst’s last and most successful opera (he wrote four)*. It is a work in miniature, written in one act for a small orchestra and just four singers (tenor,…