Götterdämmerung

Venue Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre corner Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Bank, Queensland, 4101 Language Sung in German with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 6 hours & 40 minutes, including two intervals of 90, and 35 minutes. Please note Strobe lighting will be used in this production. New Production The Ring Cycle reaches … Continued

Aida

Venue Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre corner Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Bank, Queensland Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time approximately 2 hours & 50 minutes, inducing one interval. Please note This production contains partial nudity and a bright lighting effect during Act 3. Are you looking for Aida in Sydney? Presented by Opera … Continued

Siegfried

Venue Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre corner Grey & Melbourne streets, South Bank, QLD, 4101 Language Sung in German with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 6 hours, including two intervals of 75, and 30 minutes. Please note Strobe lighting will be used in this production. New production The Ring Cycle’s third part is intensely … Continued

Die Walküre

Venue Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre corner Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Bank, Brisbane Language Sung in German with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 5 hours & 45 minutes, including two intervals of 75 minutes, and 40 minutes. New Production The second opera in the Ring Cycle holds special appeal for audiences with its … Continued

Das Rheingold

Venue Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre corner Grey & Melbourne Streets, South Bank, Queensland Language Sung in German, with English surtitles. Running time Approximately two and a half hours, with no interval. Please note Strobe lighting is used in this production. New Production The Ring Cycle opens with this magnificent prelude. In the space … 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

The Tales of Hoffmann

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in French with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes, including two interval. Proudly supported by The Tales of Hoffmann Syndicate Four intoxicating parts. One superstar soprano. Homegrown superstar Jessica Pratt returns to Australia to perform in Offenbach’s last and … 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

Tannhäuser in Concert

Venue Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Language Sung in German with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 4 hours, including two intervals. Production partner Before Eurovision, there was the Wartburg Song Contest. Eurovision could only wish for this much drama! Imagine basking in the adoration of Venus herself. Our minstrel-knight Tannhäuser … Continued

Satyagraha in Concert

Venue Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Language Performed in Sanskrit with English surtitles. Running Time Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one interval. A meditation on the man and the myth that became a movement. One of the 20th century’s leading composers and influential master of minimalism, Philip Glass, … Continued

Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert

Venue City Recital Hall 2 Angel Pl, Sydney Running time Approximately 2 hours with one interval. Are you looking for Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert in Melbourne? With a voice that speaks volumes in every note, Ferruccio Furlanetto is one of the greatest basses of our time. Over five decades, Ferruccio Furlanetto has become one of the world’s most … Continued

Madama Butterfly on Sydney Harbour

Dates 24 March–23 April 2023 Venue Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point, Sydney Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes, including one interval. “A modern Butterfly soars as art and spectacle combine on Sydney Harbour” (Limelight) The critically acclaimed and wildly popular Madama Butterfly returns to the Handa … Continued

Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert

Venue Melbourne Recital Centre 31 Sturt St, Southbank Running time Approximately 2 hours with one interval. Are you looking for Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert in Sydney? With a voice that speaks volumes in every note, Ferruccio Furlanetto is one of the greatest basses of our time. Over five decades, Ferruccio Furlanetto has become one of the world’s most … 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

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

Chorus!

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Language Sung in multiple languages with English surtitles Running Time Approximately 60 minutes, with no interval. Production Partner Thrill to the sound of a mass of voices, singing as one. Prepare to have your hair blown back by the sheer magnitude of these exquisite voices. … 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

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

Michael Fabiano in Concert

The song list includes: G. Puccini – 3 canzone: Inno a Diana, Terra e mare, Canto d’anime G. Puccini – E lucevan le stelle… (Tosca) H. Duparc – 3 chansons: La vie antérieure, Le manoir de Rosemonde, Phydilé F. P. Tosti – 4 canzone: L’ultimatum canzone, Ideale, Per morire, L’alba sepàra dalla luce l’ombra Interval F. … Continued

The Phantom of the Opera

Venue State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Running time Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one interval. Recommended for ages 10+ Material includes themes of violence and horror. Parental guidance suggested. Opera Australia and the Really Useful Group In association with Cameron Mackintosh Present The New Production of Andrew Lloyd … Continued

Cinderella

Dates 23 October 2022–29 January 2023 Venue Sydney Lyric Theatre 55 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont Language Performed in English. Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella Now playing at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is now playing at the Sydney Lyric! Starring Shubshri Kandiah as Ella (Cinderella), Ainsley Melham as the charming Prince Topher; Silvie Paladino as the Fairy Godmother, Marie; Tina Bursill as Madame, Ella’s stepmother; and Nicholas … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals 22CI

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Open Dress Rehearsals 22ACM

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Joseph Calleja Concert – Melbourne

Venue Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Running time Approximately two hours, including one interval Joseph Calleja is one of the most exciting lyric tenors in the world today. Blessed with a golden-age voice which routinely inspires comparisons to legendary singers from earlier eras, Calleja is now a superstar in all … Continued

Joseph Calleja Concert – Sydney

Venue City Recital Hall 2 Angel Place, Sydney Running time Approximately two hours, including interval Joseph Calleja is one of the most exciting lyric tenors in the world today. Blessed with a golden-age voice which routinely inspires comparisons to legendary singers from earlier eras, Calleja is now a superstar in all the greatest opera houses … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals 22JST

Tickets are available to Opera Australia staff for the open rehearsal of The Phantom of the Opera at the Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House. Please sign in to your account, select your ticket above and check out.

The Phantom of the Opera

Update Limited availability for Sydney Opera House performances. Great seats on sale now for The Phantom of the Opera in Melbourne, from 2 November. Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Running Time Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one interval. Recommended for ages 10+ Material includes themes of violence and … Continued

T-Shirts: The Barber of Seville

How to purchase your t-shirt Simply select the ‘performance’ on 1 October 2022 and add the number of t-shirts you require in each size. Then proceed to check out. Select ‘Standard Australia Post’ as your delivery method and ensure the correct shipping address is entered. We invite members of the Regional Children’s Choruses participating in … Continued

Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert

Update: 1 June 2022 Sadly, owing to illness, this performance is cancelled. Ticketholders will be contacted regarding refunds as soon as possible. Venue Melbourne Recital Centre 31 Sturt St, Southbank Running time Approximately 2 hours with one interval. With a voice that speaks volumes in every note, Ferruccio Furlanetto is one of the greatest basses … Continued

La Traviata

Venue State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes, including two intervals. Production partner Production patron Raise your glass, bat your lashes, it’s Paris in the salons and you’re the life of this party. He’s staring at you, … Continued

Mefistofele

Venue State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne Language Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Running time Approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes, including one interval. Come dance with the devil in this garden of demonic delights. Mefistofele has made a bargain with God that he does not intend to lose: he … Continued

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour – The Phantom of the Opera

Dates 25 March–24 April 2022 Venue Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point, Sydney Running time Approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes, including one interval. Recommended for ages 10+ Material includes themes of violence and horror. Parental guidance suggested. Are you looking for The Phantom of the Opera at the Sydney Opera House? By special arrangement with … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals HO22

Tickets are available to Opera Australia staff for the open rehearsal of The Phantom of the opera on Sydney Harbour. Please sign in to your account, select your ticket above and check out. Tickets are limited to two per staff member. COVID Safe protocols must be followed while on site. Seating may be adjusted to … Continued

Platée

Venue City Recital Hall 2 Angel Place, Sydney Running time approximately 3 hours including interval Language Sung in French with English surtitles Program Platée by Rameau (1745) Music by Jean-Philippe Rameau Lyrics by Jacques Autreau Celebrated Australian director Neil Armfield makes his Pinchgut debut in a deliciously twisted comedy by one of the greatest French … Continued

Purcell and Charpentier

Update: 24 August 2021 We regret to announce the cancellation of Pinchgut Opera’s Purcell and Charpentier concerts in both Sydney and Melbourne in September, due to the implications of the recent COVID-19 outbreak. Pinchgut Opera will contact all current ticket holders via email with information about how to return your tickets. Thank you for your … Continued

Purcell and Charpentier

Update: 24 August 2021 We regret to announce the cancellation of Pinchgut Opera’s Purcell and Charpentier concerts in both Sydney and Melbourne in September, due to the implications of the recent COVID-19 outbreak. Pinchgut Opera will contact all current ticket holders via email with information about how to return your tickets. Thank you for your … Continued

Eastbank

See an opera at Sydney Opera House this summer and we’ll shout you dinner!

T-Shirts: Carmen

How to purchase your t-shirt Simply select the ‘performance’ on 20 July 2021 and add the number of t-shirts you require in each size. Then proceed to check out. Select ‘Standard Australia Post’ as your delivery method and ensure the correct shipping address is entered. We invite members of the Regional Children’s Choruses participating in … Continued

Carmen

Running time approximately 2 hours and 25 minutes, with one interval. Language Sung in French with English surtitles. Please note This production explores themes of sexual violence and harassment. It includes depictions of violence. This production is supported by  The Opera Conference, Australia’s national partnership of professional opera companies, the Australian Government through the Australia … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals ACM21

Tickets are available to Opera Australia staff for the open rehearsal of Ernani at State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne. Please sign in to your account, select your ticket above and check out. Tickets are limited to two per staff member. COVID Safe protocols must be followed while on site, and you will be required to … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals 21HO

Tickets are available to Opera Australia staff for the open rehearsal of La Traviata on Sydney Harbour. Please sign in to your account, select your ticket above and check out. Tickets are limited to two per staff member. COVID Safe protocols must be followed while on site. Seating may be adjusted to comply with social … Continued

Life Drawing on the Tosca set

Venue Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House Bennelong Point, Sydney Running time 2 hours COVID Safety You will be required to check-in and register your details for contact tracing purposes. You must comply with social distancing while on site. Please note The model will be nude throughout the session Join us on the spectacular Tosca set at … Continued

Open Dress Rehearsals 21JST

Tickets are available to Opera Australia staff for the open rehearsal of Aida at Joan Sutherland Theatre. Please sign in to your account, select your ticket above and check out. Tickets are limited to two per staff member. COVID Safe protocols must be followed while on site, and it is strongly recommended you wear a … Continued

Costume & Prop Sale

Venue Opera Australia Store 66 Euston Rd, Alexandria NSW 2015 Important information This is a COVID-safe event. Sessions are ticketed to 60 minutes with limited numbers. We ask customers to wear masks, check in on arrival and pay by card, and we will be performing temperature checks on arrival. Unfortunately there won’t be facilities for … Continued