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Laughter and Tears, Hisham Matar's The Return, The Painted Bach

August 8th, 2016

Episode 575 of 632 episodes

Victoria Opera and Circus Oz have joined forces to create a new work that fuses Italian music with high-octane physical theatre, Libyan writer Hisham Matar's new book The Return, is a powerful account of his search for his 'disappeared' father; The Painted Bach is a performance work which brings live music and live painting on stage together.