Harvey Milk – the opera in concert

In January 1978, after his third campaign for a position on San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors, forty seven year old camera salesman Harvey Milk made history by becoming the first openly gay man to be elected to public...

Der Freischütz

Not performed since 1969, Melbourne Opera presents a new production of  Carl Maria von Weber’s Romantic masterpiece, the powerful Der Freischütz (The Marksman) for four special performances. Premiering in 1821 at t...

The Pearl Fishers

Conducted by the celebrated Maestro Richard Divall, Melbourne Opera presents a beautiful new production of Bizet’s ever popular romantic opera The Pearl Fishers. Set in ancient times on the island of Ceylon, the op...

Victorian Opera celebrates 10 years in 2015

Victorian Opera celebrates ten years in 2015 with two Wagnerian legends at the Palais Theatre, cabaret sensation Meow Meow, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street and more new works than ever before, with some of the greatest ...

Into the Woods

Ahead of its Hollywood treatment later this year, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s acclaimed musical masterpiece and adult take on fairy tales will be presented by Victorian Opera for a limited season from 19 July. Ta...