The Marais Project

The Australian group The Marais Project and actor James Fraser have created a dramatized musical performance inspired by Solander's life, journeys, and the encounter between the Nordic and Pacific regions.

The Fantastical Life of Daniel Solander: Australia's First Swede' was live-streamed from the Concourse Theatre in Sydney on February 18th, 2022. 

Pär Ahlberger, Ambassador of Sweden to Iceland,
Sigríður Ásdís Snævarr, Ambassador of Iceland to Australia, and
Kerin Ayyalaraju, Ambassador of Australia to Iceland, Norway and Denmark, launched the concert through a virtual greeting to the audience. 

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Last updated 18 Aug 2022, 4.15 PM