Opera’s next generation of rising stars

Eight emerging opera virtuosos have won places in the unique Master of Music (Opera Performance) course, which is jointly delivered by Victorian Opera and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music at the University of Melbou...

Melbourne Opera’s Rienzi Returns!

Due to overwhelming popular demand, Melbourne Opera presents a return performance of Wagner’s Rienzi, which premiered to great acclaim last December as part of the Melbourne Ring Festival. Rienzi was Wagner’s...

Melbourne Opera to present Rienzi

Presented in concert by Melbourne Opera as part of the Melbourne Ring Festival, the Athenaeum Theatre will bear witness to the magnificent music of Richard Wagner’s Rienzi in a special one-off performance. Wagner&#...

From a Black Sky

In January 2003 when the fires raged and the seemingly impossible happened in Canberra, the city and the people in it changed. From a Black Sky is a gripping chamber opera set in the maelstrom of that day. In Weston Cree...

La Traviata

Celebrating the 200th Birthday of Italian master composer Giuseppe Verdi, and to mark the 10th anniversary of Melbourne Opera, the Company presented one of Verdi’s most popular operas, La Traviata. An opera in three acts...

Gold Coast to host Opera on the Beach

Queensland’s glittering Gold Coast will next year provide the backdrop for a magnificent new outdoor production by Opera Australia. Presented by Opera Australia in partnership with Bleach Festival, the Queensland Governm...

Victorian Opera announces 2014 Season

Victorian Opera has announced its 2014 Season, Chapter Two; a series of operatic experiences for all ages, inspired by classic and contemporary literature. “Finding its origins from historic and modern texts, next ...