of Australia’s foremost contemporary opera and music-theatre
directors, Douglas Horton, is stepping down as Artistic Director of
the company he established back in 1988 - the pioneering and
internationally regarded ChamberMade Opera - to pursue new projects
in film and theatre.
Multi Grammy-awarded jazz, soul and R & B legend, Roberta Flack and
her band, will interrupt their Australian tour to perform a benefit
concert with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, for the Victorian
Bushfire Relief Appeal.
Victorians will be able to take a look at the exciting new additions to
Melbourne’s Southbank cultural precinct when Melbourne Recital Centre
and Melbourne Theatre Company throw open their doors for two free
public open days.