A pasticcio created by Paul Dyer and Yaron Lifschitz with music by Purcell, Playford and Dowland.
Concert duration approximately 90 minutes, with no interval. Please note concert duration is approximate only and subject to change.
Paul Dyer Artistic Director
Yaron Lifschitz Artistic Director, CIRCA
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra
Performers of CIRCA
Jane Sheldon soprano
Our first collaboration with Circa French Baroque won a 2016 Helpmann Award.
English Baroque is the third daring collaboration between the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Circa. An inspired pasticcio by Paul Dyer and Yaron Lifschitz with music from 16th and 17th-century England will have you gripping your seat and gasping in awe. This perfect combination of Circa acrobats and Brandenburg musicians, with the beautiful voice of Jane Sheldon, will have you spellbound from the first note to the last.
Join us for this dazzling experience of contemporary circus and enchanting English masque and theatre music where the concert hall is transformed, exploding with sound, colour and movement.
Subscriptions are now available in Sydney and Melbourne. Single tickets will go on sale to the general public 9am Wednesday 5 December 2018.