Melbourne

The Phantom of the Opera

Arts Centre Melbourne, 25 November-5 February

Experience the phenomenon, when Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production comes to Arts Centre Melbourne. The Phantom of the Opera is a man of mystery, a deformed genius who finds his muse in Christine Daae. How many lives will he sacrifice to make her a star?

 

Michael Fabiano in Concert

Melbourne Recital Centre, 12 February

Michael Fabiano has wowed audiences worldwide with his dashing vocal heroics and ringing top notes. Experience this uniquely passionate and charismatic artist in an exclusive, one-night-only Melbourne concert.

Ferruccio Furlanetto in Concert

Melbourne Recital Centre, 22 April

With a voice that speaks volumes in every note, hear Ferruccio Furlanetto traverses the emotional landscape of Brahms and Rachmaninov, and performs beloved bass arias from operas including The Marriage of Figaro, Don Giovanni and Don Carlo.

Satyagraha in Concert

Hamer Hall, 13 May

Performed in original Sanskrit, this one-night only concert is Phillip Glass’s hypnotic and reverent rendition of Mahatma Gandhi’s journey from modest lawyer to political titan. Exclusive to Melbourne.

Tannhäuser in Concert

Hamer Hall, 17 May-20 May

An opera of mythic proportions, complete with Venus, a song contest to rival Eurovision, and a knight who makes a terrible mistake. See this concert rendition of Wagner’s magnificent music, featuring acclaimed singers Stefan Vinke and Amber Wagner.