Victorian Opera The Princess and the Pea - photo by Charlie Kinross

The Princess and the Pea

Bursting with colour and plenty of humour, Victorian Opera will delight children and families with the Australian premiere of Ernst Toch’s musical retelling of The Princess and the Pea at Arts Centre Melbourne for ...
Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour - Carmen

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour – Carmen

Following a spectacular season in 2013, Gale Edward’s acclaimed production of Bizet’s Carmen will return to Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour later this month. A highlight of the Australian cultural calendar, the cast will b...
Melbourne Opera H.M.S. Pinafore starring David Gould and Claire Lyon

H.M.S. Pinafore

One of the most celebrated comic operas of all time, Melbourne Opera presents a new production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s (G&S) H.M.S. Pinafore at the Athenaeum Theatre from 14 March 2017. Since its premiere i...
Victorian Opera The Sleeping Beauty - photo by © Charlie Kinross

The Sleeping Beauty

Enter a world of fantasy in Victorian Opera’s transfixing new production of Respighi’s The Sleeping Beauty, featuring 27 life-sized puppets, at the Playhouse – Arts Centre Melbourne from 11 March 2017. ...
Tosca - courtesy of Opera Australia

Tosca

John Bell’s critically acclaimed 20th century retelling of Puccini’s Tosca returns tonight to the Sydney Opera House stage with a stellar cast featuring some of the best performers in the world. In a beautiful church, th...
Saimir Pirgu as Shepherd, the Opera Australia Chorus and dancers in Opera Australia’s King Roger - photo by Keith Saunders

King Roger

This extraordinary staging by Opera Australia in the Sydney Opera House is the first time Szymanowski’s King Roger has been performed in Australia. A co-production with the Royal Opera House and Dallas Opera, this produc...