Enjoy all that the performing arts has to offer through music, dance, theatre, performance art and everything in between – at Convent Live! Established in 2018, Convent Live is a year-round performing arts series of concerts and performances presented in the Convent’s signature intimate and unique venues.
Autumn Season 2019
Convent Live presents: Gintaute Gataveckaite
Sunday 5 May, 2 – 3pm
Enjoy an autumn afternoon of music at the Convent with award-winning Lithuanian pianist Gintaute Gataveckaite.
Convent Live presents: Benjamin Baker and Ian Munro
Tuesday 7 May 2019, 7 – 8pm
Winner of the New York Concert Artists Competition, UK based violinist Benjamin Baker has established himself as one of the next generation’s leading violinists. In this one-off Melbourne recital, he is joined by esteemed colleague and Australian master pianist, Ian Munro.
Tickets $25 per concert or $40 double pass ticket
About Convent Live
Whether presented in the raw interiors of the Industrial School, the beautifully restored rotunda at the heart of our heritage gardens, or the austere surrounds of the Sacred Heart courtyard, Convent Live is a chance to enjoy a diverse range of performances up close and personal with talented local, national and international performers.
The Abbotsford Convent Foundation works in collaboration with a range of curators, thinkers and creatives to conceive of and deliver our programs. Creative collaborators include Convent Live’s classical music curatorial consultant Chris Howlett as well as our industry partners and friends like Dancehouse, Midsumma and Melbourne Fringe Festival.
For enquires about music and sound performances and partnerships, contact the Abbotsford Convent Foundation’s Producer, Chloe Weavers.