Music

HOMEGROWN: Opera Carnivale

11 Apr | Spiegeltent Wollongong

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Opera Carnivale - Hitler's Daughter: The Opera

The beloved Australian children’s book reimagined.

Young composer Lachlan Massey has transformed ‘Hitler’s Daughter’, the acclaimed children’s book by Jackie French, into a beautiful new one-act opera.

The beloved book tells the story of a group of kids who tell stories while waiting for the bus each day. One day Anna invents the story of Heidi, Hitler's secret daughter.  She has escaped the war and exiled in Australia.  The story is told with pathos and a lightness of touch, along with poignant insights into a child's eye view of history. 

‘Hitler's Daughter’ remains on school reading lists throughout Australia, and this new opera is a vibrant, musical retelling. 

Credits
Director: Dr Narelle Yeo
Composer: Lachlan Massey
Libretto: Narelle Yeo and Lachlan Massey

Warnings
Some strobe lighting and loud noises

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Ticketing
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Suitability Rated: G

Presented by: The Sydney Conservatorium of Music, the Wollongong Conservatorium of Music and Opera Carnivalé in association with Merrigong Theatre Company

$25
TIME: 5:00pm|
DURATION: 60MINS
Rated: G