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!
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
Child/Student $15 (Under 5 free)
1300 306 776
Read the Concert Program
View the publicity postcard
View the article from the Inner West Weekly