The Crowd

Fri 11 Oct 2013,

Classical,

Gigs,

Music,

St Kilda

Critics' choice

Does a crowd have a life of its own?

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Do you lose yourself in a crowd and become apart of a mass? Or are you still an individual being, capable of your own thought? A multimedia performance that mashes together photography by Jon Frank and music by the Australian Chamber Orchestra explores the psychology of a crowd. Time lapse footage of pulsating heavy metal mosh pits, lonely traffic in the streets of Tokyo and elated football crowds is beamed on stage and accompanied by an one hundred person strong choir and orchestra. Artistic Director Richard Tognetti leads the audience through an eclectic mix of scores including, Debussy, Ives, Chopin, Crumb, Dean and traditional Icelandic music.

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The Crowd details

Palais Theatre


Address
14 Lower Esplanade

St Kilda 3182

Transport
Nearby Stations: Balaclava

Telephone 03 9525 3240

Price from $48.30 to $108.30

Date Fri 11 Oct 2013

Open 8pm

Director: Richard Tognetti, Matthew Lutton

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