THE PEARL FISHERS BY GEORGES BIZET
State Opera SA
Adelaide Festival Theatre
Presented by State Opera of South Australia
Directed By: Michael Gow
A mysterious priestess will test the bond between two life-long friends in Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers at the Festival Theatre from May 12-19.
This classic tale of love, jealousy and temptation is presented by the State Opera of South Australia and accompanied by the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.
The impressive line-up of home-grown talent and guest performers includes Adelaide’s rising star Desiree Frahn – along with Grant Doyle, James Egglestone and Pelham Andrews.
This spectacular new production is directed by Michael Gow and conducted by Graham Abbott, with sets and costumes designed by Robert Kemp.
The Pearl Fishers is sung in French with English surtitles provided courtesy of the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation.
Approx. Running Time: 2hrs and 25 minutes with 25-minute interval
All performances are at 7.30pm on the following dates: Saturday, May 12; Tuesday, May 15; Thursday, May 17, and Saturday, May 19.
Adelaide Festival Theatre, King William St Adelaide SA 5000
Tickets are available via BASS at or phone 131 246.
$55pp to $190pp
For more information, please visit saopera.sa.gov.au or phone (08) 8226 4790.