This is a selection of photos taken by Christine Hansen at one of the final rehearsal for the Gifts of the Furies at the Museum of Australian Democracy, Old Parliament House, September 2010.
Some of the Chorus of the Many and sleeping Storyteller ...
Judith Clingan as Ethos --- also near the beginning when Chorus of the Many sing from the Otherworld and the Chorus of Citizens and Storyteller are asleep
The citizens asleep
Storyteller Glenda Cloughley, and Catherine Ross playing dulcimer in the orchestra behind
The Chorus of Citizens
Our percussionist Graham Eagar and cellist Helen Way
Our cantor, Nikolai Blaskow, musing...
Check the stagehands!
Our beautiful ghost,, Cherie Dryvurgh
Ethos and Storyteller in duet
Our musical director, Johanna McBride, at work...
King George and the Furies
The Furies of Earth at the entrance of the Australian Senate
The Furies in full flight with their glorious big voices! (Chorus of Citizens scared behind them watching!)
Processional way from King's Hall to the House of Representatives, with The Chorus of the Many humming and singing
The Furies present the case for the Earth during the Trial in the House of Representatives