Opera

The Weekend Australian - Review - - Out & About -

UNSW Gal­leries, cor­ner of Ox­ford Street and Greens Road, Padding­ton. Opens to­day, 10am. Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm. Free en­try. In­quiries: (02) 8936 0888 or on­line. Un­til Fe­bru­ary 23. Mem­o­ries on Glass: The Macpher­son fam­ily col­lec­tion This ex­hi­bi­tion of photographs from the late 19th and early 20th cen­turies, taken by the Macpher­son fam­ily, de­picts Syd­ney in tran­si­tion. State Li­brary of NSW, Ex­hi­bi­tion Gal­leries, Mac­quarie Street, Syd­ney. Sat-Sun, 10am-5pm; Mon-Wed and Fri, 9am-5pm; Thurs, 9am-8pm. Free en­try. In­quiries: (02) 9273 1414 or on­line. Un­til May 5. Mas­ters of Modern Art from the Her­mitage La Pas­sion de Simone The Syd­ney Cham­ber Opera per­forms La Pas­sion de Simone, com­posed by Kaija Saari­aho, for the first time in Aus­tralia. The opera fol­lows the story of po­lit­i­cal ac­tivist, mys­tic and philoso­pher Simone Weil. Imara Sav­age di­rects a cast in­clud­ing so­prano Jane Sheldon (pic­tured be­low) as Weil. Car­riage­works, 245 Wil­son Street, Eveleigh. Wed-Fri, 8pm. Tick­ets: $46-$60. In­quiries: 1300 723 038 or on­line. Du­ra­tion: 1hr 15min.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.