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...

La bohème

Opera Queensland will present a stunning new production of Giacomo Puccini’s classic La bohème at the Conservatorium Theatre from 12 July 2014. Known as the most romantic opera of all time, La bohème, which inspired the ...

La traviata

If you’ve never thought of going to the opera, think again. Critics call La traviata (The fallen woman) ‘an opera so famous that millions who’ve never seen a production can hum its tunes’. From Fo...

Carmen

As one of the world’s favourite operas, Carmen has all the elements for a fantastic night in the theatre – love, lust, glory, fame, passion, jealousy, betrayal, anguish and death. Carmen takes over the State Theatre at A...