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War Sum Up

05 Nov 2018 - 06 Nov 2018
Next Occurrence : 05 Nov 2018
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Price from $49.00


Hotel Pro Forma
Featuring the Latvian Radio Choir


Denmark | Latvia | Japan
Australian Premiere | Exclusive to Adelaide

Take a bold leap into 21st Century opera with this innovative production inspired by Japanese expressions of poetry, pop, precision and brutality.

War Sum Up tells of war through three archetypal characters drawn from classic Noh Theatre texts: The Soldier is sent home from war suffering from PTSD. The Warrior is killed in battle, which prevents a natural transition to the world on the other side. The Spy is captured in war and must relearn her skills in martial arts in order to be freed. Each of these three stories are framed by the woman in yellow, she is the Game Master who begins the war.

This visually sumptuous production combines several musical expressions and styles. Newly composed classical music is infused with a mix of chamber pop and electronica which immerse the audience in a powerful, extraordinary soundscape – the ultimate audio-visual requiem on destruction and loss.


From $ 49.00 to $ 65.00
A RESERVE Adult $65.00 Concession $55.00 SUBSCRIBE & SAVE Adult $59.00 Concession $49.00