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NICHOLAS CANNON

BARITONE

Nicholas is a versatile director, singer, actor and teacher. Nicholas has studied Lecoq Technique in Barcelona and Paris and holds a Music Theatre Degree from WAAPA.

Director credits include Christina’s World, Dido and Aeneas and La Vida Breve for State Opera South Australia, A Little Night Music for Watch This Company, Melbourne and Acis and Galatea in the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, Don Giovanni, La Clemenza di Tito, Cosi Fan Tutte, Suor Angelica and Eugene Onegin for Co-Opera touring regional Australia. Other productions include Price Check – Loaded Productions, Adelaide, L’Heure Espagnole/Gianni Schicchi (co-director) – Lyric Opera of Melbourne and The Gondoliers – Pacific Opera, Sydney.

Artistic Director of ‘Mopoke Theatre Productions’ directing Tosca, Dido and Aeneas and The Old Maid and the Thief.

He has undertaken director internships with Opera Holland Park, London, Opéra Nice Côte d’Azur, France.Coburg Landestheater, Germany and Opera Australia

As an artist his roles include Johnny Dowd ( Summer of the 17th Doll), Pish Tush (The Mikado), Lieutenant (Madeline LeeI, Kromov (The Merry Widow ), Quick Lamb (Cloudstreet!) and Papageno (The Magic Flute) with State Opera South Australia, Kalif (Der Barbier Von Bagdad) and Graf Homonay (Der Zigeunerbaron) at Coburg Landestheater, Germany. The Cranky Bear (Cranky Bear) with Patch Theatre Company; Tritone – Gavin Bryars’ Marylin Forever in the Adelaide Festival of Arts; Onegin (Eugene Onegin), Dr Falke (Die Fledermaus), Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), Sharpless (Madama Butterfly), Don Alfonso (Cosi Fan Tutte), and Marcello (La Boheme) with Co-Opera; Michael (It’s A Dad Thing) with Singular Productions; Chris Barnes (Metro Street) in the Adelaide Cabaret Festival; Soloist Camelot and Ralph (Kiss Me Kate) with The Production Company, Melbourne; Lord Shakespeare’s As You Like It with The Principal Theatre Company in London; Young Ray (Autumn Minds Alma) by The Think Collective at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London.

PERFORMANCES WITH STATE OPERA SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Johnny Dowd – Summer of the Seventeenth Doll (2020)
Pish-Tush – Madama Butterfly (2019)
Director – Christina’s World (2019)
Lieutenant – Madeline Lee (2019)
Alexis Kromov – The Merry Widow (2018)
Director – Dido & Aeneas (2018)

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He’s got killer looks, she’s got killer instincts and together they’re unstoppable. Or are they? Don’t miss this dark comedy based on the true crime story of the Honeymoon Killers. 
https://stateopera.com.au/productions/love-burns-3-6-june/

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Just brilliant! Fantastic performances. Excellent production. A fun night out. Congratulations to all involved.

It was fantastic! I loved everything about it, so many talented artist brought this together.

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Introducing Angela. She’s madly in love! … Or is she just plain mad? Find out at Love Burns. 3 - 6 June.
https://stateopera.com.au/productions/love-burns-3-6-june/

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