Centre for Research in Opera and Music Theatre (CROMT)

2008

Opera Indigene Conference

This conference examined how representations of indigeneity are negotiated in opera, and how these representations of First Nations' cultures relate to historical and contemporary constructions of cultural and national identity. 

CROMT production of Stefano Gervasoni's Pas si'

The piece is directed by Nick Till, and is presented in association with Electric Voice Theatre (Frances M. Lynch and Margaret Cameron), with accordionist Ksenija Siderova. Projections are by Lorna Heavey and costumes are by Tina Waugh.

Clore Research Fellow

Conductor Oliver Gooch, Artistic Director of Opera East, was appointed as the Clore Leadership Programme Research Fellow at CROMT for two years from June 2008. Oliver's research was into the role of the conductor as leader.