Event Turandot
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 14 July 2006
Opening Date 14 July 2006
Last Date 12 September 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Princess Turandot is a woman without mercy who tests her suitors and punishes failure with death. So when Calaf takes up the challenge, he is putting not just his love but also his life on the line. Graeme Murphy brings this exotic tale to the stage with an inspired vision of the Forbidden City of ancient Peking.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Opera
Name Function Notes
Kim Walker Associate Director
Graeme Murphy Choreographer
Michael Black Chorus Master/Mistress
Giacomo Puccini Composer
Sun Yi Concert Master
Simon Hewett Conductor
Patrick Summers Conductor
Kristian Fredrikson Designer
Graeme Murphy Director
John Drummond Montgomery Lighting Designer
Jud Arthur Singer
Kanen Breen Singer
Angela Brewer Singer
Henry Choo Singer
Christopher Dawes Singer
Warren Fisher Singer
Hye Seoung Kwon Singer
Shane Lowrencev Singer
Warren Mok Singer
Dennis O'Neill Singer
Jan Pinkerton Singer
John Pringle Singer
Dongwong Shin Singer
Jennifer Wilson Singer
Nicole Youl Singer
Charlotte Walker Stage Manager
Text Nationality Italy
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information 18 performances Sung in Italian
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Opera House Events Jul/Aug 2006
Event Identifier 68286