Synopsis and Cast:
A collection of letters written by Van Gogh are read, accompanied by the Australian Youth Orchestra performing Gustav Mahler's The Song of the Earth.
David Wenham - Vincent Van Gogh
Bernadette Cullen - Mezzo Soprano
Keith Lewis - Tenor
Diego Masson - Conductor
Adam Cook - Director
Originally conceived by David Wherret who was inspired by the portrait of David that was painted by Adam Cullen. Wherrett thought David looked like Van Gogh. Unfortunately, Wherret died before the show could be realized.
Adam Cook directed the stage production of Cosi.
Interview with Adam Cook with footage from the concert (starting at 16:56)
Adelaide Festival 2006 Booking Guide
Adelaide Festival: March 4-5, 2006.