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Music: Ned Kelly

19 November 2018

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15 – 19 February @ No 1 Mill, Jarrahdale ·
Presented by Lost & Found Opera ·

Lost & Found’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

More info:
https://www.perthfestival.com.au/event/ned-kelly

Pictured: Ned Kelly, credit: Jacqui Stockdale, Historia

 

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