Pinchgut Opera Coronation of Poppea

Coronation of Poppea

Celebrating 450 years since the birth of Monteverdi, Pinchgut Opera presents one of the greatest operas of all time, Coronation of Poppea, at Sydney’s City Recital Hall from 30 November 2017. Set in the decadent co...
Melbourne Opera Roberto Devereux - photo by Robin Halls

Roberto Devereux

Melbourne Opera’s production of Roberto Devereux is a masterpiece. Their superb storytelling is made all the more exceptional through the deformation and violation of what you might consider traditional operatic singing....
OA The Merry Widow

The Merry Widow

Melbourne-born international opera star Danielle de Niese will make a triumphant return to her hometown to perform in Franz Lehár’s charming operetta The Merry Widow at Arts Centre Melbourne from 15 November 2017. ...
Melbourne Opera Roberto Devereux Helena Dix

Roberto Devereux

Following the company’s acclaimed productions of Maria Stuarda in 2015 and Anna Bolena in 2016, Melbourne Opera is finishing its powerful 2017 season with the final instalment of Donizetti’s Tudor trilogy, Roberto Devere...
Handel in the Theatre Esther - photo by Hou Leong

Esther

If the standard achieved by this production of Handel’s first oratorio, Esther is anything to go by, then Tobias Cole’s ambitions for his fledgling baroque opera company, Handel in the Theatre, may well prove achievable....