An opera in movement
Tresno is brings together an ensemble of singer-dancers, opera singers, string quartet and Javanese bonang in a production that plays inspired and satirical games with European pomp and pluder. A haunting and sometimes funny look at physical aspects of cultural imperialism.
Presented by Chamber Made Opera in association with Performing Lines and The Green Mill Dance Project.
1995: World Premiere, Sydney Festival, Wharf Studio Theatre, Sydney (5 – 14 January)
1995: Melbourne season, Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse (25 – 29 January)
An opera in movement byJacqui Rutten
Musical DirectorJane Hammond
Lighting designMargie Medlin
PerformersCazerine Barry, Michael Collins, Geoffrey Dunstan, Deanne Flatlley, Miki Oikawa, Jeannie Marsh, Hartley Newnham,Terry McDermott, Elizabeth Sellars, Darren Steffen, Cynthia Troup, Bronwyn Weaver