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Ned Kelly : Perth Festival 2019


Ned Kelly : Perth Festival 2019

  • Date: Monday, 18 February 2019 to Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 8pm daily
  • Venue: No 1 Mill, Jarrahdale — Jarrahdale Road, Jarrahdale, WA
  • Series: This event is part of the Perth Festival 2019 series
  • Tickets: Adult: $95 | Concession: $90 | Friend: $86 | Student: $40 (booking fees apply)

Event Details

Lost & Found Opera's mission is to discover lost or forgotten works and present them in unique found spaces. This specially commissioned world premiere invites you into an old timber mill to discover a very different side to one of Australia’s iconic figures.

Composer Luke Styles and librettist Peter Goldsworthy weave together the common myth with lesser known extraordinary facts about the politics, loves and quirks of Australia’s legendary bushranger. Cross dressing, pig stealing, bee keeping, opium smoking, devout republican supporting, armour wearing loyal family men — that’s just part of the story of the notorious Kelly gang.

Superstar Australian baritone Samuel Dundas takes on the title role in a new-found space on the outskirts of Perth that provides the perfect setting, backdrop and link to Australia's frontier past.

A Perth Festival Co-Commission
Presented in association with West Australian Symphony Orchestra

Duration: 80 minutes.
Warning: Contains strobe & smoke effects.


Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (08) 6488 5555 or by email to boxoffice@perthfestival.com.au

Featured Australian Works

Ned Kelly : a chamber opera (2017) by Luke Styles and Peter Goldsworthy
— performed by Lost and Found Opera

Featured artists

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