Get ready to dive into a realm where dreams blur into reality, as the Perth Fringe Festival presents the enthralling spectacle of Menagerie In Dreams. Set to take place at the prestigious State Theatre Centre of WA, Studio Underground from 23 to 28 January 2024 (excluding 26 January), this show promises an unforgettable journey through the wonders of the subconscious mind.
Following their sell-out XOX shows at the Heath Ledger Theatre earlier in 2024, Menagerie is back, enchanting audiences with their harmonious blend of indie tunes and choral magic. As the sun dips below the horizon and lullabies fill the air, the 80+ strong voices of Menagerie invite you to embark on a whimsical odyssey from dusk till dawn. Traverse from serene landscapes to surreal wonderlands, encountering the absurd, the powerful, and the downright surprising along the way.
Menagerie isn't just about beautiful music; it's an experience that captivates all senses. Prepare to be enveloped by their vibrant choral sonorities, mesmerizing visual effects, and evocative instrumental sounds. From the serene to the surreal, the show weaves through the complex tapestry of dreams, ensuring an adventure that's sometimes humorous, sometimes dark, but always enthralling.
Critics and audience members alike can't get enough of Menagerie's unique flair. Amy W praised their previous show, XOX, as her favorite to date, highlighting the passion and fun radiating from every choir member. Ebonee H echoed these sentiments, noting the infectious joy and energy that make it impossible not to sway along with the music. Fringefeed hailed the choir's ability to inspire and delight, a testament to their cleverly crafted performances that resonate long after the final note.
Since their inception in July 2013, Menagerie has become Perth's premier indie-pop choir, known for their captivating performances and broad appeal. They're a choir that breaks the mold, welcoming everyone, regardless of musical background or experience. They embody the spirit of unity and joy, proving that anyone can find their voice and sing in harmony.
From the eclectic hits of Björk to the innovative melodies of Janelle Monae, Menagerie's repertoire is as diverse as their membership. Now boasting a whopping 140 members, this choir isn't just about music; it's about community, passion, and the pure joy of singing.
Don't miss the chance to be part of this extraordinary musical dream. Menagerie In Dreams is more than a show; it's a celebration of imagination, music, and the collective spirit of Perth's art scene. Book your tickets now and prepare to be whisked away into the mesmerizing world of Menagerie, only at the Perth Fringe Festival. Let your dreams soar and your heart sing with the indomitable spirit of Menagerie!
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