The opera company is going under! Opera is too expensive and audiences are falling. Can “The Impresario” (film actor Igor Sas) and his faithful singing assistant Mr Bluff (baritone Robert Hofmann) put “art” on a “business basis” without losing its integrity?
Will he walk away and retire to a winery or stay and watch generous benefactor, mining magnate Mr Angel (actor Ian Toyne), insist on the dangerous strategy of engaging two rival sopranos?
Join DivaLicious, Fiona Cooper Smyth (Dame Gwendolyn “Goldie” Goldentrill) and Penny Shaw (Svetlana “Silvie” Silverpeal, winner of Slovenia’s Got Talent), in the original Duelling Divas story.
Enhanced by additional music from his more famous operas, Mozart’s most topical story, written in 1786 could have been “tweeted” yesterday!
“Bitingly satirical and sung and acted with real skill and gusto...DivaLicious and The Impresario is wicked, irreverent fun!” Willam Yeoman – The West Australian. 4 Stars
“The Impresario is not a new work, but the DivaLicious ladies have taken Mozart’s little satire and turned it into a rollicking riot of a send-up.” Satima Flavell – Arts Hub, 4.5 stars
“If you like opera, laughter and most of all the beautifully performed music of Mozart, this is definitely the show to see.” The Australian Times – 5 Stars
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