Emotionworks Cut Opera Presents
Let’s Rock and Roll
Point Lonsdale Hall – Sunday 7 April 2019 – 4pm
22 Bowen Road. Point Lonsdale. Victoria
Emotionworks’ production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni is slashed to 90 minutes, electrified with the best classic rock songs of all time and performed at the Point Lonsdale Hall – this is opera fusion!!!
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La Traviata stripped and dressed in jazz and blues.
601 Lonsdale Street. Melbourne. Victoria.
Between Saturday 27 April 2019 4:00 PM and Sunday 5 May 2019 4:00 PM
Melbourne Ticket Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=467970&
Emotionworks Cut Opera performs ‘La Traviata stripped and dressed in Jazz and Blues’ at Melbourne’s iconic and sumptuous table top dancing club – The Men’s Gallery. This is opera fusion – cut down to 90 minutes and fused with great jazz and blues standards. Continue reading “La Traviata at the Mens Gallery – MELBOURNE – April-May 2019”
La Traviata stripped and dressed in jazz and blues.
LOVE AND ROCKETS
3PM – May 11th and 12th.
693 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley
Brisbane Ticket bookings: http://www.trybooking.com/BBOOL
Emotionworks Cut Opera proudly presents ‘La Traviata Stripped and Dressed in Jazz and Blues’ in the main showroom at Brisbane’s iconic table top dancing club – Love and Rockets (outside of clubs operating hours). This is opera fusion – cut down to 90 minutes and integrated with great jazz and blues standards.
Continue reading “La Traviata at the Love and Rockets BRISBANE. May 11th and 12th.”
bound in Blues, Soul and R&B
Flinders Civic Hall – Saturday 9th March, 2019 – 8pm
56 Cook St. Flinders, Victoria
This fast moving 90 minute adaptation of Puccini’s Tosca is updated and fused with thebest classic Blues, Soul and R&B songs reflecting this dark and menacing tale about love, lust, brutality and corruption. This is Opera Fusion!!
Tosca – An opera diva admired and pursued by the evil and corrupt head of police – Scarpia. Her lover Cavaradossi is imprisoned for hiding Angelotti an escaped prisoner. The story unfolds tragically….. Continue reading “Tosca – bound in Blues, Soul and R&B – Flinders Civic Hall – Saturday 9 March 2019 at 8:00pm”
Emotionworks Cut Opera is proud to present
“Cosi Fan Tutti Frutti”
at the legendary St Kilda Lawn Bowls Club
66 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda.
June 8th – 8pm
June 9th – 3pm
June 16th – 3pm
June 22nd – 8pm
June 23rd – 3pm
Emotionworks Cut Opera condenses Mozart’s classic comedy opera and fuses it with 1950’s Rock and Roll in this swinging, action-packed, retro inspired production. This is opera fusion!
Hear the best hits from the 1950’s alongside Mozart’s beautiful arias and ensembles performed by an exceptional young cast of opera and contemporary singers. This is a trip down memory lane featuring songs by Elvis, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry to name a few and as we wind back the clock to the 1950’s you will also be entertained by some great swing dancers. Continue reading “Cosi Fan Tutti Frutti – at the St. Kilda Lawn Bowls Club. June 8-23, 2019”
Emotionworks Cut Opera presents its 2019 summer season showcasing five performances of some of our favourite productions.
This is Opera Fusion!
Carmen with a Sexy Mix of Latin, Jazz and Blues
A raunchy modern take on this much-loved opera classic featuring some great Flamenco and Salsa dancing.
Saturday the 5th of January, 8pm, Point Lonsdale Hall.
Tosca bound in Soul, Blues and R&B
A fast-moving adaptation of Puccini’s Tosca infused with the best classic Blues, Soul and R&B, reflecting this dark and menacing tale about love, lust, brutality and corruption.
Sunday the 6th of January, 5pm, Barwon Heads Hall
La Beatles Boheme
Reimagines the tale of the four bohemians as the Beatles. Puccini’s classic opera is augmented by Beatles classics in this tragic love story.
Saturday the 19th of January, 8pm, Point Lonsdale Hall
Rigoletto and the Rockin’ Cowboys
Verdi’s operatic masterpiece is condensed and integrated with the best classic country rock music and set as a western. Come and see the ‘Duke’ in action!
Saturday the 26th January, 8pm, Barwon Heads Hall
Award winning director Julie Edwardson, condenses traditional operas and infuses them with complimentary music genres, to reimagine these classic operas in a unique, modern and relevant context. Emotionworks Cut Opera productions are supported by fabulous classical and contemporary singers and the cut opera house combo. The shows run for around 90 minutes, are fast moving, a little irreverent and appealing to all music tastes. Bar and snacks available at all shows
“Rigoletto and the Rockin’ Cowboys”
Under the Dome at Lorbek Luxury Cars
30 Prohasky St, Port Melbourne
Saturday 8th September, 5pm and 8.30pm
Sunday 9th September, 2pm and 5.30pm
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In this Emotionworks Cut Opera premiere production, Verdi’s operatic masterpiece Rigoletto is condensed and integrated with the best classic country rock music. This latest reinvention has adapted the story to the world of a super-rich powerful tycoon. Fast cars, fast women, love, deceit, murder and revenge feature in this 90-minute foot tapping, thigh slapping, dark and humorous Cut Opera production. The industrial backdrop of ‘Lorbek Luxury Car’ showroom, with its spectacular display of prestige cars, is transformed into a playground for cowboys – full of high energy opera fusion and featuring popular songs by The Eagles, Elvis, Credence Clearwater, Dixie Chicks, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash, Linda Rondstadt and Fleetwood Mac to name a few. Continue reading “RIGOLETTO – AND THE ROCKIN’ COWBOYS”