Event Nabucco
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Venue Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA
First Date 11 November 2006
Opening Date 11 November 2006
Last Date 18 November 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Verdi's thrilling and monumental opera combines great personal drama set around the central themes of religion and nationhood, the latter of which obsessed Verdi in the years of Austrian occupation leading up the final unification of Italy in 1860.

The opera requires great individual performances and includes spectacular scenes in which the chorus shines with the power and resolution of a people united in their fight for freedom.

This highly acclaimed new production, created for the Opera Conference and directed by Australian-born director David Freeman, successfully combines the drama
Description Source Flyer/Poster
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Opera
Name Function Notes
Mark Fantasia Actor Super
Patrick Lim Assistant Director
Melanie Anderson Assistant Stage Manager
Gabrielle Hornhardt Assistant Stage Manager
Timothy Sexton Associate Conductor Chorus Master
Nicholas Braithwaite Conductor
Dan Potra Designer
David Freeman Director
Nick Schlieper Lighting Designer
Anthony Hunt Repetiteur
Dale Ringland Repetiteur
Barry Anderson Singer Nabucco
Tasso Bouyessis Singer Abdallo
Deborah Caddy Singer Anna
Elizabeth Campbell Singer Fenena
Adrian Dwyer Singer Ismaele
Julian Konstantinov Singer Zaccaria
Maria Pollicina Singer Abigaille
David Thelander Singer High Priest
Daniel Van Nek Stage Manager
Text Nationality Italy
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme University of Adelaide BSL Special Collections, Theatre Collection
Event Identifier 71973