Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, 31 December
The last night of 2013 is the first night of La bohème. If ever there was a night to dress up, this is it.
Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House, 31 December
Ringside seats to the greatest show on earth are hard to come by, but we’ve saved some great ones, and you’re invited.
Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, 10 January—26 March
Welcome to Mozart’s imagination run wild, in a playground on the path to enlightenment, brought to life with spellbinding costumes and effects... An adventure for the whole family, with special ticket prices for children and youth under 16.
Studio 2, The Opera Centre, Surry Hills, 19—19 January
Enhance the experience of seeing The Magic Flute with our inspiring puppetry workshop, led by puppetry makers from internationally renowned performance company, ERTH. Available to anyone who has purchased a children’s priced ticket to The Magic Flute.
Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, 22 January—12 February
Arts Centre Melbourne, State Theatre, 1—13 May
Take two pairs of lovers, mix them up and introduce a clash of cultures for added colour. Rossini's The Turk in
Italy is “just about as much fun as you can have in an opera house”.
Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, 28 February—28 March
Arts Centre Melbourne, State Theatre, 16 April—9 May
Tchaikovsky's romance - a journey from what could be, to what might have been - in a new co-production with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Opera on Sydney Harbour, Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point, 19 March—6 April
What is opera to you? The rush of adrenalin as a soprano or tenor’s voice soars, the hum of the chorus, the larger-than-life costumes and scenery, the moving stories, or just the whole sense of occasion? Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour is all this, and more.
Rodgers and Hammerstein
Lyric Theatre, QPAC, 13 April—1 June
This now legendary production of The King and I won the triple crown of awards, the Tony, the Drama Desk and the Outer Critics Circle for Best Musical Revival. It was also awarded numerous Tony and Drama Desk awards including Best Scenic Design and Best Costume Design, and a Laurence Olivier Award nomination.