Melbourne’s Emotionworks Cut Opera was founded by Green Room Award-winning director Julie Edwardson to bring opera to a broader, younger audience. Not only does Emotionworks present opera in a relaxed cabaret environment, it also takes popular pieces from the repertoire and fuses them with different musical genres and vocal styles, spanning jazz, blues, rock and Latin. The works are also condensed to around 90 minutes, promising an immersive, emotionally intense experience for those audience members new and familiar with...

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