CW The Rape of Lucretia - photo by Samuel Hodge

The Rape of Lucretia

Sydney Chamber Opera (SCO) in a new co-production with Victorian Opera presents Benjamin Britten’s pioneering and tragic work, The Rape of Lucretia to Sydney audiences for the first time this century at Carriagewor...
OA beach camels

Camels cast in beach opera extravaganza

Two camels have been cast in starring roles in Opera Australia’s upcoming production of Verdi’s Aida, to be staged on Coolangatta Beach in September. The one-humped divas will be transported from Sydney to the Gold...
Marius Vlad as Lohengrin with the Melbourne Opera Chorus - photo by Robin Halls

Lohengrin

You know it’s a good show when you leave the theatre and suddenly become aware of how weary you feel. You check the time and can’t work out where a smidge over four hours went, but then you remember: Wagner. Richard Wagn...
Opera Australia Parsifal Jonas Kaufmann

Parsifal

Hailed as the greatest tenor of our time, Jonas Kaufmann returns to Sydney this month to make his Australian operatic debut for Opera Australia, performing the title role in a concert presentation of Wagner’s Parsifal. T...
Opera Australia The Marriage of Figaro

The Marriage of Figaro hits the road

Following the adventures of a household over one crazy day, Opera Australia presents a new production of Mozart’s brilliant opera, The Marriage of Figaro in a regional tour to Western Australia, Northern Territory ...
Victorian Opera Cunning Little Vixen - photo by Charlie Kinross

Cunning Little Vixen

The forest comes alive in Victorian Opera’s new production of Leoš Janácek’s Cunning Little Vixen. One of the great masterpieces of early twentieth century music, this rarely-heard opera will be staged for five performan...