Are You Lonesome Tonight in Toowoomba

Concert or Performance

9 Jun 2021 Once Only Event

Opera Queensland presents Are You Lonesome Tonight, their most extensive regional tour in their 40-year history.
Visiting nearly 30 communities and travelling almost 7,000 kilometres, the tour takes over regional Queensland with a celebration of Opera and Country music throughout May and June.

With a cast of young Australian singers including Irena Lysiuk, Marcus Corowa and Jonathan Hickey, Are You Lonesome Tonight features arias and songs by composers such as Puccini, Verdi, Slim Dusty and Dolly Parton, to name just a few.

Come in your jeans and boots or your tuxedos and ballgowns – this is opera that is diverse, accessible and exciting.

Creative Team
Director Laura Hansford
Designer Penny Challen
Creative Concept Patrick Nolan
Co-Music Director (Opera) Dane Lam
Co-Music Director (Country) Sara Storer

Cast
Irena Lysiuk, Marcus Corowa, Jonathan Hickey
Music Director Stephen Russell

Are You Lonesome Tonight is proudly supported by Beef Australia.

Event Dates

Once Only Event

9 Jun 2021

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