2012 Season 4 – Ecstasy and Despair

Ecstasy and Despair

24th  and 25th November


Romeo meets Juliet.

Prokofiev meets Shakespeare.


For their last concert for the year, the innovative Strathfield Symphony Orchestra will again shatter the conventional concert format. The brilliant team of Sadaharu Muramatsu, Music Director,and Brendon McDonnell, Performance Director,will bring you the passionate music of Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet with scenes from Shakespeare’s iconic play, featuring young actors Ben Bennett, Georgia Clark and Merridy Ison. In our year of Emotions, these are sure to run high in this dazzling meeting of two great geniuses. With Ravel’s hypnotic Boléro to start, this is a concert not to be missed. Book now!

Ravel             Boléro

Prokofiev      Romeo and Juliet Suites 1 & 2

With scenes from Shakespeare in concert performance


Music Director                     Sadaharu Muramatsu

Performance Director       Brendon McDonall


Saturday 24 November  7pm

Sunday 25 November  2.30pm


Strathfield Town Hall

Cnr Redmyre and Homebush Rds, Strathfield


Adult $25

Concession $20

Child/Student $15 (Under 5 free)

Family $60



1300 306 776

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View the article from the Inner West Weekly

2012-04 Inner West Courier