A Deep Black Sleep
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A film noir opera about a composer in an authoritarian state, and the price of artistic freedom. Live vocals and performance intertwine with projected film, blurring the line between live performance and cinema.
7 years and up - Contains violence and sexual references
$50 / $40+ $6 booking fee
Thursday 23 + Friday 24 February, 7.30–8.45pm
Saturday 25 February, 2–3:15pm + 7.30–8.45pm
There is lift access in the main entrance that has access to all levels including the box office, Main Stage Stalls, Dress Circle and Gallery, Studio Theatre Stalls and Studio Theatre Balcony Seating.
Theatre Royal Studio Theatre has dedicated seating options for guests in wheelchairs and their guests.
To book these, please contact their box office directly on +61 (3) 6146 3300.
Accessible parking nearby
There are equal access car spaces on Collins Street, as well as spaces directly at the entrance for drop offs.
Please be aware that the set down / drop off areas have limited capacity, and we recommend allowing time for possible delays.
Assistive listening (such as hearing loops)
The Theatre Royal Studio Theatre is equipped with an Assisted Hearing Service. This system can assist patrons with all levels of hearing impairment including hearing aids.
Please contact their box office directly on +61 (3) 6146 3300 to discuss your needs.
There are equal access bathrooms on every level at Theatre Royal.
All gender toilets
The accessible toilets are all gender
Quiet spaces/break out rooms for sensory relief
Quiet foyer spaces, but no dedicated room
Companion Card bookings are welcome. Please contact the Theatre Royal box office directly on +61 (3) 6146 3300.
Theatre Royal welcomes guests accompanied by assistance animals and our staff are trained to meet the needs of support dogs and their handlers.
More venue specific access info can be found here: https://www.theatreroyal.com.au/accessibility
Libretto: Alan Mauritz Swanson
Tenor: Tyrone Landau
Direction: Constantine Koukias & Slavisa Drobnjaković
Music director: Donald Bate
Film sequence director: Slavisa Drobnjaković
Musicians: Derek Grice, Gabriella Smart, Hayato Simpson, Konrad Park, Julius Schwing
Director of photography: Aleksandar Mijailović
Technical director: Ivan Johnston
Film sequence editors: Mihajlo Jevtić + Ferdy Roozen
Wardrobe: Elizabeth Monaghan