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Sydney Chamber Opera: Oscar and Lucinda
- Date: Saturday, 27 July 2019 to Saturday, 3 August 2019, 8pm
- Venue: Carriageworks — 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh, NSW
- Tickets: Standard: $35 (plus booking fee) — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on 13007562344
Composer Elliott Gyger reunites with librettist Pierce Wilcox to transform Peter Carey’s beloved novel Oscar and Lucinda into a new Australian opera. Directed by the internationally acclaimed Patrick Nolan, the work reimagines the love story between the orphaned proto-feminist industrialist and the man who believes he is touched by God. Having nothing in common, except their addiction to gambling, Oscar and Lucinda find each other in colonial-era Sydney with a wild dream: to build a cathedral of pure glass, and to walk it into the Australian outback.
Sat 27 Jul, 8pm
Mon 29 Jul, 8pm
Tue 30 Jul, 8pm
Thu 1 Aug, 8pm
Fri 2 Aug, 8pm
Sat 3 Aug, 8pm
Featured Australian Works
|Oscar and Lucinda (chamber opera) (2019) by Elliott Gyger and Pierce Wilcox — World premiere|
— performed by Sydney Chamber Opera
- Performer Sydney Chamber Opera
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