"hauntingly sung...a sole performance is not enough.” – Herald Sun

the difficulty of
crossing a field

music by David Lang
libretto by Mac Wellman
based on a story by Ambrose Bierce

Australian Premiere - co-production with Monk Parrots USA

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the difficulty of crossing a field

Australian Premiere

music by David Lang
libretto by Mac Wellman

Co-production with Monk Parrots USA

director - Luke Leonard
conductor - Dr David Kram

designer - Luke Leonard
lighting designer - Jason Crick

Featuring
Dimity Shepherd as Mrs Williamson
Adrian McEniery as Mr Williamson
Michelle McCarthy as Girl Williamson
Khary Wilson as Boy Sam
Eugene Raggio as Andrew
Henry Shaw as Armour Wren
Alexandra Ioan as Virginia Creeper
Emily Barber as Old Woman


with
Tamzyn Alexander
Piera Dennerstein
Alexandra Lidgerwood
Lisa Parker
Patrick MacDevitt
Samual Thomas-Holland


Performed at the inaugural Nagambie Lakes Opera Festival 2015