Monday, November 9, 2009
SITESOUNDMIN(e)D - James Fletcher Hospital site, 27 November 2009
SITESOUNDMIN(e)D Friday 27th November, 8.00 pm Conservatorium of Music, cnr Laman Street and Auckland Street $15 or free entry with a copy of The Night Road. This is an exciting collaboration between local poets including; Judy Johnson, Ray Kelly, Kylie Rose, Ivy Ireland, Keri Glastonbury Clarke Gormley, Brian Joyce and Rod Smith, and composers; Solange Kershaw, Stephen Wye and Justin Wolthers. It is a new visionary work of contemporary music theatre exploring site, history and the pluralistic voice, about the James Fletcher Hospital site in Newcastle. From ballads to new opera aria, from multi character libretto to spoken text accompanied by a range of music including; brass band, string quartet contemporary rock and avant sound scape this promises to be one of Newcastle's most innovative performance events for some time.