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This week lunch meeting will be held on Wednesday 12.30pm for 1.00pm at the... Suite One, Level 3, Riverbank Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
$27 if you book on our website - Welcome Desk price is $30.
Includes Main Course, shared Cheese platter and Tea/Coffee, good company, great speaker and all done by 2pm!
Guest Speaker: Stuart Maunder AM - Artistic Director State Opera SA
Topic: Without a Song
For the last thirty six years Stuart has been directing musical theatre and opera in Australia. He joined The Australian Opera as Stage Manager in 1978, becoming a Resident Director in 1981. In 1992 he joined The Royal Opera (UK) as a Staff Director whilst continuing to direct in Australia, regional UK, France and the USA.
In 1999 Stuart was appointed Artistic Administrator of Opera Australia, becoming Executive Producer 2004 - 2008 . His OA productions include Tales of Hoffmann, Manon, Gypsy Princess, Don Pasquale, My Fair Lady and A Little Night Music. His Trial by Jury, HMS Pinafore and Pirates of Penzance have been televised nationally on ABC TV.
Music Theatre productions include Australian tours of Dusty – The original Pop Diva and Shout!, Melinda Schneider’s Doris, Dirty Blonde for Darlinghurst Theatre, Little Women for Kookaburra and My Favourite Year, On the Twentieth Century and It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane ,It’s Superman for Neglected Musicals. Stuart also directed Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber which toured Australasia and Asia in 2012. Most recently he directed the 70th Birthday Concert for Andrew Lloyd Webber and the first concert versions of Phantom of the Opera in Seoul, Korea.
Recent Australian productions have included Cunning Little Vixen, Into the Woods, Sunday in the Park with George, A Little Night Music and Sweeney Todd (Victorian Opera) and Macbeth, Cunning Little Vixen, Tosca, Rigoletto, Pearl Fishers, La boheme (West Australian Opera).
From 2014 to 2018 Stuart was General Director of New Zealand Opera where he has directed Candide, Tosca, Sweeney Todd and The Mikado.
Please note the venue - Suite One, Level 3, Riverbank Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
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Please note that $27 price is for web booking only - price at the Welcome Desk is unchanged $30
|Event Date||19-02-2020 1:00 pm|
|Event End Date||19-02-2020 2:00 pm|
|Cut off date||19-02-2020 11:00 am|
|Location||Adelaide Oval - Suite One|