The Birth and Death of Stars

Saturday 28 September, 7.30pm

Early Bird Discounts apply until 31 July
Multibuy Discount available (choose 3 or more shows)

Presented by New Annual

This breathtaking show is poised to break boundaries and plunge New Annual audiences into an unparalleled fusion of music, history and culture. MZAZA, celebrated for their mesmerizing vocals in three languages, electrifying live music and innovative collage animation, invites you to embark on an awe inspiring cosmic voyage to explore what links us to each other and the world around us.

Blurring the boundaries between music and theatre, this production is a testament to the boundless creativity forged by director Benjamin Knapton, Finnish animator Laura Matikainen, the ingenious writer Pauline Maudy and the visionary designer Alison Ross, who skillfully merge the show’s award-winning soundtrack into a thrilling display of lights, projections and captivating performance.

Guided by enchanting French vocalist Pauline, a remarkable ensemble of musicians and songwriters hailing from diverse corners of the globe will ensnare your senses with their spellbinding performances. Brace yourself for an exquisite fusion of vocal harmonies, accordion, violin, shah kaman, percussion, double bass and guitar.

Contemplate your place in the universe as the sounds of some of Australia’s most diverse musicians & songwriters transport you to another time & place.

Running time 75mins
Warnings: Haze & lIghting effects


  • Saturday 28 September 2024 7:30 pm

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  • Adult $49
  • Concession $39
  • Under 18 $39
  • Group 10+ $45


  • Civic Theatre Ticket Office
  • 02 4929 1977


City Hall
290 King Street