Helfgott to shine in August
David Helfgott, the pianist who stole our hearts performs the music which captured his soul.
One of Australia’s most treasured musicians, David has inspired audiences the world over with his passionate musical performances and triumphant personal story.
Since Shine, the acclaimed film of David’s troubled and ultimately inspiring life story which earned actor Geoffrey Rush his first Academy Award, Helfgott has maintained a constant touring schedule throughout Europe, North America and Asia including acclaimed performances with some of the world’s greatest orchestras and in some of the world’s most prestigious concert halls.
Helfgott will be performing in Cairns a program of some of the most legendary piano repertoire, including Rimsky Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee, which he performed live to a worldwide audience at the 1995 Academy Awards.
Don’t miss this remarkable musician on his most extensive regional tour yet!
Cairns Civic Theatre
Sunday 18 August