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English Baroque with Circa

Musicians and acrobats collide in an explosive mix of contemporary circus and music from the English Baroque

French Baroque, the first collaboration between the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Circa Contemporary Circus, won a Helpmann Award. In 2017, Spanish Baroque was a sold-out sensation.

In 2019, English Baroque with Circa becomes the third daring collaboration between two of Australia’s leading arts companies.

An inspired pasticcio by Paul Dyer and Yaron Lifschitz, with music from 16th and 17th-century England and the beautiful voice of soprano Jane Sheldon. English Baroque with Circa will have audiences gripping their seats and gasping in awe.

This breathtaking combination of Circa acrobats and Brandenburg musicians will be spellbinding from the first note to the last.

Program
A pasticcio in 4 scenes of traditional English folk tunes and featuring works by Purcell, Dowland, Handel, Corelli, and Matteis.

Artists
Paul Dyer, artistic director
Yaron Lifschitz, artistic director, Circa
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra
Circa performers

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When

Wednesday 8 May 2019 from 7pm to 8.30pm
Friday 10 May 2019 from 7pm to 8.30pm
Saturday 11 May 2019 from 7pm to 8.30pm
Wednesday 15 May 2019 from 7pm to 8.30pm
Friday 17 May 2019 from 7pm to 8.30pm
Saturday 11 May 2019 from 2pm to 3.30pm

Cost

Adult: $30 to $179
Under 30: $41 - $70

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Hashtag: #EnglishBaroquewithCirca

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