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The Sleeping Beauty

Victorian Opera
Playhouse, Melbourne Arts Centre
March 2017

The Nightingale  - Zoe Drummond
The Cuckoo  - Shakira Tsindos
The Frog/The Spindle - Kirilie Blythman
The Ambassador - Timothy Newton
The Blue Fairy - Elizabeth Barrow
The Jester/Mister Dollar - Timothy Reynolds
The Green Fairy - Juel Riggall
The King - Raphael Wong
The Queen/The Cat - Sally Wilson
The Old Lady/The Duchess - Liane Keegan
The Princess - Jacqueline Porter
A Woodcutter - Stephen Marsh
The Prince - Carlos E. Bárcenas
The Villager - Tomas Dalton

Orchestra Victoria
Conductor - Phoebe Briggs

Puppeteers - Christian Bagin, Vincent Crowley, Nadine Dimitrievitch, Hamish Fletcher, Kaira Hachefa, Michelle Heaven, Neal Holmes

Director  - Nancy Black
Puppet Design & Construction - Joe Blanck
Set Design - Bluebottle, Joe Blanck
Costume Design - Nancy Black
Lighting Design - Phillip Lethlean
Choreographic Consultant - Michelle Heaven

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

White Hat attended on Saturday 18th March 2017


Our rating - 4 Hats

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Selected Sheet Music of Respighi's The Sleeping Beauty