What makes Opera Australia’s latest double-production so impressive

Dragana Radakovic as Santuzza, Diego Torre as Turiddu, Dominica Matthews as Mamma Lucia and the Opera Australia Chorus in Opera Australia's production of Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci.

It’s not often two internationally-acclaimed operatic numbers are performed side-by-side, but when they are; it’s something of a marvel. Take Opera Australia’s latest incarnations of the Italian Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci operas and you get just that: a stirring musical rendition, worthy of not only a special place in your memory, but a moment in history that doesn’t come ’round […]

Meet The Man Behind ‘Simon Boccanegra’ By Opera Australia: Diego Torre

Diego Torre is the Mexican tenor who, since being heralded by The Washington Times in 2009 as “an up-and-coming talent to be watched”, has gone from strength-to-strength. His vocal versatility and lead work has landed him an impressive history in operatic performances, principally for the past few years under the wing of Australia’s premiere opera […]