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Book Review: Scheherazade by Anthony O’Neill

Loretta Barnard was engrossed with the Anthony O’Neill’s adventurous re-imagining of the Arabian Nights.   During Sydney’s VIVID festival last year, I attended a screening of The Adventures of Prince Achmed, a silent film from 1926 created by German film-maker Lotte Reiniger using exquisite hand-cut silhouette animation. On stage, playing live, was a small ensemble