The Rug Ben Grant - photo by Pier Carthew

The Rug

In a twisted new horror for our dangerous times, award­ winning performer, writer and composer Ben Grant presents The Rug – an electropera for one pale male at the La Mama Courthouse for a limited season from 31 Oc...
Ned Kelly's Mother Nicola McKay

Ned Kelly’s Mother

Ned Kelly’s Mother is a solo show, starring Nicola McKay as Ellen Kelly. Over the hour-ish running time, Ellen tells us a little of her own life as well as what she experienced of her son’s crimes. We learn a...
Melbourne Opera Stephen Smith as Otello with Elena Xanthoudakis as Desdemona in Otello

Otello

If you’re an Otello fan, don’t miss this rare opportunity to see Rossini’s operatic interpretation. Written after Shakespeare’s play and before Verdi’s more famous opera, Melbourne Opera and acclaimed director Bruce Bere...
OperaQ Don Giovanni Duncan Rock

Don Giovanni

Opera Queensland presents a new production of Mozart’s masterpiece Don Giovanni at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre this October. Conducted by Johannes Fritzsch with rising international star Duncan Rock making his ...
OA Metamorphosis - photo by Prudence Upton

Metamorphosis set transform Melbourne

Opera Australia presents a rare and exciting opportunity to experience a chamber opera in an intimate setting this October when it performs the Melbourne premiere of a new production of Brian Howard’s Metamorphosis in an...