an Opera Queensland production
Leonard Bernstein’s Candide combines musical theatre, opera and satire in a truly original production exclusive to Brisbane.
Candide is exclusive to Brisbane and on for a limited season, up close and personal in the Playhouse.
From the creator of West Side Story, and based on the classic novel by Voltaire, Leonard Bernstein’s Candide combines musical theatre, opera and satire in a truly original production exclusive to Brisbane.
Join Candide on his quest for love, happiness and the perfect world through war, earthquakes, famine and heartbreak. Despite epic disasters and unbelievable misfortune, Candide holds fast to his optimistic belief that everything is always for the best… but is it?
Productionimage by Stephanie Do Rozario
Conducter// Paul Kildea
Director // Lindy Hume
Set and Costume Designer // Bill Haycock
Lighting Designer // Andrew Meadows
Choreographer// Rosetta Cook
Video Designer // optikal bloc
Cast Includes // David Hobson, Amelia Farrugia, Bryan Probets, Bradley Daley, Christine Johnston.
Featuring // Opera Queensland Chorus and Queensland Symphony Orchestra