To Hell and Back
by Jake Heggie (music) and Gene Scheer (libretto)
Director: Greg Carroll
Designer: Dr Peter Corrigan, AM
Conductor: Brian Castles-Onion, AM
Produced by ACOCo at
Nagambie Lakes Opera Festival (2016)
Theatre Works, St Kilda (2017)
Dimity Shepherd (VIC) as 'Anne'
Desiree Frahn (SA) as 'Stephanie'
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“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
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