Nelson Arts Festival presents RHIAN SHEEHAN: A QUIET DIVIDE
Aotearoa New Zealand
Transforming the Theatre Royal into a sublime sound and light venue, composer Rhian Sheehan delivers a truly emotive and immersive audio-visual show, showcasing his brand new album A Quiet Divide, as well as work from his previous acclaimed albums.
Featuring a full band, a local string section and a dream-like montage of captivating visuals, time-lapse, portraits, animations, landscapes and starscapes, Rhian Sheehan creates a breath-taking son et lumière.
Originally from Nelson, Sheehan’s award-winning compositions have featured on screens around the world, including the BBC, Netflix, HBO, the US Super Bowl and The Academy Awards, while his albums have amassed over 30 million streams on Spotify alone.
“… a ‘wish you were there’ moment, where the audience is so mesmerised you could hear a pin drop.” SUNDAY STAR TIMES
“…a stunning show.” SIMON SWEETMAN
Fiske Fulldome Film Festival (2015) – WINNER BEST SOUNDTRACK
Qantas Film & Television Awards (2010) – WINNER BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
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