argo • void
Opera Queensland Studios, 13 August 2017

Review for 4ZZZ

The next 90 minutes seems to slow down and stretch out, whilst also disappearing all too quickly. Violin, piano, voice, and electronics all meld in and out of each other, creating a seemingly endless single piece of music.”

“This entire show has made me feel grateful to all of these artists. With all of the crazy things that have been happening in the world recently, tonight reminds me of Winston Churchill's staunch defence of the Arts, and Toni Morrison's view through the brokenness of the world – ‘This is precisely the time when artists go to work. There is no time for despair, no place for self-pity, no need for silence, no room for fear. We speak, we write, we do language. This is how civilizations heal.’ – I feel so lucky that we have events like this happening in our city, and the importance of supporting local artists, whenever we can, is rammed back into my mind”