1992 Festival


Artistic Director
Richard Wherrett AM


Danat Danza (Spain)
El Cielo esta Enladrillado (The Sky is Darkening)

Meryl Tankard Company
Two Feet

National Ballet of Cuba (Cuba)

Nucleodanza (Argentina)

The Harold Project Incorporated (Australia)


Chamber Music Lunchtime Series (Multinational)

Fiesta Argentina (Argentina)
With Malambo, Daniel Binelli, Hugo Romero, New Tango Quartet, Jaime Torres and his People

Homage to Pablo Casals (Multinational)
Chamber Music Sunset Series 
The Cello in Concert With Nathan Waks

Guillermo Fierens (Argentina)

Homage to Àstor Piazzolla (Argentina/Australia)
Neuva Musica 
With Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Conducted by Isaiah Jackson with Daniel Binelli, Marilyn Richardson;
Piazzolla in Concert
New Tango Quartet;
Tambó: A History of the Tango
Duo Daniel Binelli and Hugo Romero, New Tango Quartet, Claudio Y Paola Dancers

Jaime Torres and his People (Argentina)

John Williams (Multinational)

Luca Bloom (UK)

Metro Goes Mambo (Australia)

Paco Peña's Misa Flamenca (Spain)

St John's Series (USA)
Clarence Fountain and the Five Blind Boys of Alabama/Elysium Ensemble/Vox Mundi

The Melbourne Chorale, State Orchestra of Victoria (Australia)
A Child of Our Time by Sir Michael Tippett/Cipangu by Gordon Kerry

Vermeer Quartet (USA)


Einstein on the Beach (USA)
An Opera in Four Acts by Philip Glass and Robert Wilson


Festival of Street Theatre (Australia)

Heart Health Festival of Music (Australia)

Opening Night Celebrations (Australia)

River Festival (Australia)


Australian Nouveau Theatre (Anthill) (Australia)
La Vida es Sueño (Life is a Dream)
by Calderón de la Barca

Flying Fruit Fly Circus (Australia)
Red Alert Tour

Marguerite Pepper Productions (Australia)
Lyndal Jones' Prediction Piece 10 ...
As Time Goes By ...

Royal Queensland Theatre Company
Fuente Ovejuna: The Sheep's Well
by Lope de Vega

The Goodfa Business Theatre Company (Australia)
The Great New Debate of 1492
"That America won't be discovered (and by whom?)"

Wendy Harmer (Australia)
Please Send (more) Money ... Travels with Wendy!

Visual Arts

Antonio 60-70-80 (USA)
A Retrospective

Artists & Industry Ltd (Australia)
Furniture ‘93

Asher Bilu, Ellis D Fogg, Les Gilbert (Australia)
Escape: A Participatory Installation of Ethereal Beauty and Irresistible Fun/A New World to Play In

Balençiaga (Spain)
Masterpieces of Fashion Design

Bronwyn Oliver (Australia)

Christopher Beaumont (Australia)

Christopher Makos (USA)
Warhol Works and Other Portfolios

Especially for Children (Australia)
Carnival Day

Fiona White (Australia)
Homage to Spain

Fin de Siècle? and The Twenty-First Century: Architectures of Melbourne: An Exhibition by Masters of the Art and Aspiring Urban Designers (Australia)

Goethe-Institut Melbourne (Germany)
Das Buch

Henry Moore (UK)
Portfolio Prints and Working Models

Ivan Durrant (Australia)
How Real is Real?

Mexican Mythical Objects (Mexico)
Devils & Crucifxes/Charms & Icons/Dolls & Relics

Peter Booth (Australia)
The Festival, The Foundry, The Artist & The Gallery

Rennie Ellis (Australia)
Carnival in Rio

Rick Amor, Angela Brennan, Helen Wright (Australia)

Ruark Lewis (Australia)
What is a Tonal Librettist?: The Transcription Drawings 1988 - 1992

Savage Club
The Melbourne Savage Club Invitation Art Prize and Exhibition (Australia)

Special Events

Botanica '92 (Australia)
The Spanish Garden
Director Paul Bangay

Ecumenical Service (Multinational)

Festival Forums (Australia)

International Food & Wine Festival (Australia)

The Fabulous Festival Club (Australia)

Melbourne Writers' Festival (Multinational)