Backwards from Winter

Backwards from Winter

20–23 June

A tragic love story told in reverse and through the unwinding cycle of the seasons: from grief in winter to loss in an autumn storm, to the passion of high summer and new love in spring. An operatic work for soprano, electric cello, video and computer.

Composed by Douglas Knehans with libretto by Juanita Rockwell and mise en scène by Constantine Koukias

Wednesday 20 + Thursday 21 June, 6pm
Friday 22 June, 9pm
Saturday 23 June, 6pm + 9pm
$39 + booking fee
Australian premiere

Presented by Dark Mofo and Foundation IHOS Amsterdam