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Caretaker of Lost Selves 

Friday 26 November 2021
Albany Entertainment Centre 
4.00pm & 7.30pm

She is the one no one notices, a giant, yet invisible. She follows strangers of all kinds, collecting the lost selves they discard, simply forget or unknowingly lose. You cannot recognise her until you see your lost self cradled in her hand.

A magical multi-arts experience where true stories weave a mysterious tapestry featuring projected visual art, dance, choral singing and live music. Breaksea are a collective of extraordinary artists committed to spreading the joy of creativity in communities. The huge cast will feature internationally acclaimed performers, community performers, Mt Barker College Choir, Let’s Shine and young talent supported by Breaksea’s Youth Mentorship Program.

Caretaker of Lost Selves will be performed as part of a double bill with View from the Magpie's Nest.

Text & lyrics by: Matt Ward, Tim Dunn, Jessica Ruggera, Jen Mitchell, Rachael Colmer and participants of the Great Southern. 

Music by ~ Jonathan Brain

Directed by ~ Matt Ward

Choreography by ~ Rita Bush

Scenic art by ~ Jen Mitchell 

Costumes ~ Michelle Ward

Stage Manager ~ Karen Farmer

Projection Artist ~ Roly Skender

Cast: Tim Dunn, Rita Bush, Pia Harris, Jonathan Brain, Rachael Colmer, Imogen Taylor, Carmen Fasolo, with local community performers and the Mount Barker Community College Choir. 

 

Caretaker of Lost Selves is made possible by the support of the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries, Lotterywest, Regional Arts WA, City of Albany’s Vancouver Arts Centre, Albany Entertainment Centre, Let’s Shine (Albany Light Opera & Theatre Co.) and Peter Watson.