Opera Up Late

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Celebrate Sydney WorldPride with a night of queer romance, drag and the world’s favourite opera music. Nowhere in the world does opera like Sydney, home to the world’s most famous opera house. Although it’s visited by millions each year, few ever get to experience the … Continued

Great Opera Hits

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Running time Approximately 90 minutes, including one 20 minute interval Stroll down to the Sydney Opera House and join the stars of Opera Australia for a concert of the greatest hits of opera. These relaxed concerts take place as the sun sets across Sydney Harbour, … Continued

Roberto Devereux in Concert

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one interval. Roberto Devereux MUSIC Gaetano Donizetti LIBRETTO Salvadore Cammarano These performances of Roberto Devereux by Gaetano Donizetti edited by Mario Parenti are given by permission of Hal Leonard … Continued

La Gioconda in Concert

Venue Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 3 hours, including one interval. Jonas Kaufmann – “The world’s greatest tenor” (AFR) – returns to Australia. Luscious melodies transport us to Venice, where carnevale is in full swing. A furtive spy – Barnaba – eyes … Continued

Mad Scenes with Jessica Pratt

Venue Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Running time 2 hours and 45 minutes, including one interval. Feel the wind on the wing of madness. A soprano – solo in the spotlight – vocally and emotionally crumbles into madness before your eyes. Favoured by the likes of Bellini, Verdi and Donizetti, ‘mad scenes’ … Continued

Rigoletto

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles Running time Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes, including one interval. He’s hideous. He’s hated. He’s untouchable. But in this shimmering world of secrets and seduction, can he keep the one he loves most safe? At the Duke’s … Continued

Adriana Lecouvreur

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles Running Time Approximately 3 hours, including two intervals. Mystery, intrigue, murder? Lovers’ liaisons don’t come any more dangerous than this. She’s a superstar. Adored by all. She can have any man she chooses. Or can she? Based on … Continued