Sarah Blasko

Sarah Blasko

For those not in the know, the overture is that tune at the start of a musical, featuring all the little excerpts of melodies from all the songs in the show - all woven into one flowing drama of its own. The scene is set, boy met, conflict engaged, tension built, hope all but lost and then in a final twist, the hero emerges and resolution unfurls itself on a world still obscured by curtains, and drowned out by the murmurs of ushers.

It sets the scene by tempting you with all the drama and intrigue that the full story will bring, and then snatches... more