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1 - 5 March 2016

Banquet of Secrets

A NEW AUSTRALIAN MUSICAL ABOUT DIVINE FOOD AND DEVOTED FRIENDS

★★★★ 'FEAST FOR THE EARS' - LIMELIGHT MAGAZINE
★★★★ 'Poignant, Witty' - Herald Sun
★★★★ 'Get it while it's HOt' - DAILY REVIEW
'An ELEGANTLY CRAFTED, Emotionally complex AND SUPERBLY EVOCATIVE WORK' - The Australian  

'AN ABSOLUTE TRIUMPH' - STAGE WHISPERS 

'SPELLBINDING' - MAN IN CHAIR 

 


Created by legendary jazz musician Paul Grabowsky and Australian TV icon Steve Vizard, Banquet of Secrets follows four old friends at
 their annual dinner. Over one elaborate meal, they reflect on the joys and sorrows of life and share secrets they have kept for a lifetime.

Featuring the stars of Victorian Opera's smash hit Sweeney Todd, Antoinette Halloran, Dimity Shepherd, David Rogers-Smith and Kanen Breen. 

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Don't miss this brand new musical about friendship and the joy and power of food, presented in partnership with Arts Centre Melbourne as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
 

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Additional Information

Book, lyrics and original story by
Steve Vizard

Score composed by
Paul Grabowsky

Director
Roger Hodgman

Set and Visual Design
Matt Scott and Christina Smith

Cast
Antoinette Halloran
Dimity Shepherd
Kanen Breen
David Rogers-Smith

Ensemble led by Paul Grabowsky from the keyboard

Venue
Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse 

Venue Information/Seating Map

Dates
Tuesday 1 March       7:30pm
Wednesday 2 March  7:30pm
Thursday 3 March      7:30pm
Friday 4 March          7:30pm
Saturday 5 March      1:00pm
Saturday 5 March      7:30pm

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Prices 

PREMIUM

Weekday (incl all tickets) $110
Weekend (incl all tickets) $120

A RESERVE


Weekday Weekend
Adult $85 $95
Senior $80 $90
Concession/Group (8+) $70 $80
B RESERVE


Weekday Weekend
Adult $65 $70
Senior $60 $65
Concession/Group (8+) $55 $60
VOyage/Arts Access Cardholders* $30 $30
School Groups $25 $25
C RESERVE


Weekday Weekend
Adult $55 $60
Senior $50 $55
Concession/Group (8+) $35 $50
VOyage/Arts Access Cardholders* $30 $30
School Groups $25 $25

*Outlet and Box Office only

Banquet of Secrets is presented in partnership with Arts Centre Melbourne as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Supported by Victorian Opera New Work Syndicate and The Robert Salzer Foundation.