“I found a new love last night...[To Hell and Back] absolutely moved me...I had always thought that opera was not my thing, but now...simply stunning.”

 - Diane, Audience Member

To Hell and Back

by Jake Heggie (composer) and Gene Scheer (librettist)

Australian Premiere Production

2016 - Nagambie Lakes Opera Festival

2017 - TheatreWorks

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Cast & Creative Team

Greg Carroll, Stage Director

Peter Corrigan, Designer

Brian Castles-Onion AM, Conductor

Peter Baker, Répétiteur

Dimity Shepherd as 'Anne'

Desiree Frahn as 'Stephanie'

"Dimity Shepherd's foundation-firm and luscious tone bonded powerfully with Desiree Frahn's achingly expressive and cleanly cut soprano... the reception was thunderous…” - Paul Selar, Opera Chaser