Live review: Sleeping Beauty @ Dark Mofo

Sleeping Beauty (Dark Mofo) Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and Victorian Opera Theatre Royal, 10 June   What’d you miss? Creepy puppets Skillful performance from singers and orchestra A gothic aesthetic on the small Tassie stage   Dark Mofo 2017 has been a resounding success, with attendance almost double that of last year’s festival. One of the most delightful and entertaining events this time around was Sleeping Beauty, featuring the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and Victorian Opera in a magical collaborative performance of Charles Perrault’s The Sleeping Beauty, as musically envisaged by Respighi. The small Theatre Royal stage was set up with abstract pillars and props, which singers and puppeteers climbed and stood around. The set-up didn’t change throughout the short performance. The TSO players were in the …

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