Arts Centre Melbourne  presents LIPSYNCH

Directed by Robert Lepage

Produced by Ex Machina (Canada) & Théâtre Sans Frontières (UK)

On a flight from Frankfurt to Montreal a nameless young woman dies, leaving behind a wailing baby. Immerse yourself in a hauntingly beautiful story with Robert Lepage's epic nine hour theatrical event. From the heartbreaking, poignant moment when a newborn is left homeless, you will be absorbed in the nine main characters' lives spanning seven decades.

Their surprising, humorous and emotional stories about the search for identity are overlaid with the human voice in all its forms delivering a rich narrative that spans across generations.

 Lepage is the master of the theatrical experience. As audiences follow the main characters’ journeys they are treated to moving performances, exquisite operatic arias and extraordinary staging in a production spanning from war-torn Vienna to pre-revolutionary Nicaragua and contemporary London.

Presented over nine hours and performed in four languages, this is one of those rare opportunities to see a work by one of the world’s most remarkable and ambitious theatre creators – Robert Lepage and his company Ex Machina. Don't miss this memorable Melbourne theatre experience.

Date & Time
Saturday 4 August, 1pm
Sunday 5 August, 1pm
Saturday 11 August, 1pm
Sunday 12 August, 1pm

Running time approximately 9 hours inclusive of intervals*.


Food and beverages will be available at all performances.

Pricing
Premium $179
A Reserve $99 – $159
B Reserve Restricted View $99 – $149**

** Very little or no surtitle view.

To win the double pass to LIPSYNCH on Saturday August 4th 2012 at 1pm – Email: [email protected]

with the answer to : HOW LONG DOES A PERFORMANCE of  Lipsynch  RUN FOR?

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED.

 

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