Noosa Alive 2017
- When: 21-30 July 2017
- Website: www.noosaalive.com.au
Noosa Alive!, presented by The Noosa Long Weekend Festival, is 10 days and nights of music, theatre, food and fun in intimate settings around the Noosa
See some of Australia's best performers and international artists in nightly dance, music, literature, food, film, visual arts and theatre events, along with thought-provoking forums and workshops.
The full program is out now and highlights include:
- Opera Australia will bring a full-scale touring production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro to Noosa together with chamber orchestra and a local school choir of 24 students from Sunshine Beach High School. Noosa Leisure Centre will be transformed from a basketball stadium into a 750-seat performance space for one night only, with 90% of the seating being tiered, and enhanced sound added for the chamber orchestra and opera singers.
- The return of festival favourite An evening with Queensland Ballet, presenting their young artists in an evening of superb dance and an ‘In Conversation’ with Queensland Ballet artistic director, Li Cunxin.
- 2017 Festival Ambassador is Australian star of stage and screen, Naomi Price who will star in her new show, Lady Beatle (pictured), paying tribute to the music of the Beatles and centring around the women behind such great songs as Eleanor Rigby, Lady Madonna and Penny Lane.