Berman, Annarosa (Photography by Bridget Elliot): THE COMPANY WE KEEP : An Intimate Celebration of Opera Australia
Book Number: 009475
Currency Press Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 2006 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall ix, + 245pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout by Bridget Elliot. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "An illustrated celebration of Opera Australia compiled on the eve of its 50th anniversary . . . presents a lively and informative account of everything that goes into bringing an opera production to the stage, from preliminary concept to the final dress rehearsal. Lively, edifying text is complemented by intimate photographs to evoke a frenetic creative show that showcases the working lives of musicians and principal artists, chorus members, mechanists, costumiers and wig makers as well as those in the business of opera." Contents include: Acks., Prelude by Dame Joan Sutherland OM, DBE, 15 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 1.07 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.