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Melbourne Festival

1987 Festival

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1987 Spoleto Melbourne Festival of Three Worlds

Artistic Director
Gian Carlo Menotti


Byakko-Sha (Japan)

Dance! Dance! Dance! (Multinational)

Meryl Tankard (Australia)
Travelling Light


Swedish Film Week (Sweden)


Astra Choir, Rantos Collegium (Australia)

Chamber Music Lunchtime Concert Series (Multinational)

Emerson Quartet (USA)

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (Australia)
Young Conductors' Concert

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (Australia)
Celebrity Concert

Olivier Charlier, Len Vorster (France/Australia)
Charlier & Vorster: A Recital

Rantos Collegium (Australia)


Porgy & Bess
by George Gershwin (Australia/USA)
With the State Orchestra of Victoria


Jennifer Claire (Australia)
by William Luce

Nigel Triffit's The Fall of Singapore (Australia)

Playbox Theatre Company (Australia/China)
The Imposter
by Sha Yexin

Teatro Settimo (Italy)
Bitter Rice

Visual Arts

Various artists
New Romanticism in Italian Painting (Italy)

Third Australian Sculpture Triennial (Australia)

Victorian Tapestry Workshop (Australia)
Weavers at Work

Boris Bucan (Yugoslavia)
Yugoslav Theatre Posters

Special Events

International Music Critics' Conference (Multinational)

Lord Harewood's Talks (UK)

National Gallery of Victoria Education Unit (Australia)
Asian Adventure

Piccolo Spoleto Festival (Australia)

Spoleto Fringe Festival (Multinational)

Spoleto Melbourne Writers' Festival (Multinational)