“If chance may have me king, why, chance may crown me.”

"If chance may have me king, why, chance may crown me."

“If chance may have me king, why, chance may crown me.”

GIUSEPPE VERDI

MACBETH

HER MAJESTY’S THEATRE

12 Nov – 21 Nov

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It is a time of unrest in Scotland, and a brave General named Macbeth has sworn fealty to his King. A coven of witches prophesize that there will be a new King of Scotland, and Macbeth’s ambitious wife plots to hasten their destiny. Having killed King Duncan and ascended to the throne, the pair are increasingly consumed by paranoia and guilt, as a treacherous spiral of deceit and death reaches its inevitable conclusion.

A rare chance to hear one of Verdi’s early scores in a powerful new production, laden with blood and thunder. Sung by a magnificent Australian cast including James Clayton and Kate Ladner.

A co-production between West Australian Opera and State Opera South Australia
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CAST

Macbeth James Clayton
Lady Macbeth Kate Ladner
Dama Teresa la Rocca
Banquo Pelham Andrews
Macduff Paul O’Neill
Doctor Nicholas Todorovic

State Opera Chorus
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

CREATIVES

Conductor Oliver Von Dohnanyi
Director Stuart Maunder
Design Roger Kirk
Lighting Design Trudy Dalgleish

Suitability
G


2h 15m (including interval)


Italian
English Surtitles


Hearing Loop


Accessible Venue

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Teddy Tahu Rhodes is a latecomer to the stage but he's quickly become a crowd favourite. He performs a recital at the magnificent Adelaide Town Hall this April.

Book now at BASS.

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Teddy Tahu Rhodes is a latecomer to the stage but hes quickly become a crowd favourite. He performs a recital at the magnificent Adelaide Town Hall this April. 

Book now at BASS. 

#opera #StateOpera #Adelaide #OperaYouKnow #southaustralia @adelaidetownhall

Adelaide star Desiree Frahn joins our Australian line up for Carmina Burana!

Book now: stateopera.com.au/productions/carmina-burana/

#CarminaBurana #operayouknow #opera #stateopera #stateopera2020 #adelaide #southaustralia Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
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Adelaide star Desiree Frahn joins our Australian line up for Carmina Burana! 

Book now: https://stateopera.com.au/productions/carmina-burana/

#carminaburana #operayouknow #opera #stateopera #stateopera2020 #adelaide #southaustralia Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

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250 voices, the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, and a stadium crowd. Carmina Burana will blow your mind.

#CarminaBurana #operayouknow #opera #stateopera #stateopera2020 #adelaide #southaustralia @the_aso
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250 voices, the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, and a stadium crowd. Carmina Burana will blow your mind.

#carminaburana #operayouknow #opera #stateopera #stateopera2020 #adelaide #southaustralia @the_aso

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Very droll. Carmina Buranda plays tennis. I've never been to the stadium and the online booking form provides little infor about access. Bass is open only when I am at work. I suspect that unlike a concert hall the easiest access for my lame guest is from the front not the back?

One of Australia’s finest exponents of classical repertoire, Paul McMahon joins us for Carmina Burana in March.

“…Whilst the tenor has only one song (The Ballad of the Roasting Swan), when in the right hands, it can be a vocal tour de force with its plaintive falsetto. And Paul McMahon was truly masterful, delivering with precision and power…” - @limelightmagazine

Don't miss this beautiful tenor perform a great workbook now for Carmina Burana via our website.
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One of Australia’s finest exponents of classical repertoire, Paul McMahon joins us for Carmina Burana in March. 

“…Whilst the tenor has only one song (The Ballad of the Roasting Swan), when in the right hands, it can be a vocal tour de force with its plaintive falsetto. And Paul McMahon was truly masterful, delivering with precision and power…” - @limelightmagazine 

Dont miss this beautiful tenor perform a great workbook now for Carmina Burana via our website.
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