Bright Stars Shone For Us

An intimate portrayal of Tchaikovsky


Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings, Op.48
Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence, Op.70
Arensky Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky
Iain Grandage Swan Lake Themes re-imagined, re-composed (world premiere)
Tchaikovsky String Quartet, Op.1


Tama Matheson — Actor & Writer

Orava Quartet

and wild card mystery guest

Bright Stars Shone For Us

Bright Stars Shone For Us invites you to explore the inner world of Tchaikovsky, unveiling the soul of the composer of such famous works as Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Eugene Onegin.

Australian actor and director Tama Matheson collaborates with Camerata for a third time, completing a trilogy of well-loved theatre-concerts. Helpmann award-winning Australian composer, Iain Grandage creates a re-imagining of moments from the iconic Swan Lake.

An imaginative theatrical experience, Bright Stars Shone For Us provides new insights into one of the giants of Classical music.

Performance Venues

December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
Concert Hall
Empire Theatres Heritage Bank Auditorium
December 13, 2015 - 6:00pm
Concert Hall
Queensland Performing Arts Centre
80 minutes (no interval) Warning: performance contains adult themes