Stacey Alleaume as Micaela in Carmen by Opera Australia really shines

Stacey Alleaume Opera Australia Carmen Micaela

In a tale as old as time lies a lot of darkness. But there are almost none quite as dark as that of┬áCarmen by composer Georges Bizet, which is on at the Sydney Opera House at the moment, by Opera Australia. Telling the tale of a fiery bohemian gypsy woman who finds herself caught in […]

Why Opera Australia’s ‘Carmen’ Is Every Love Story Today

Opera Australia Carmen 2016

The old adage says that ‘we always want what we can’t have’. Though in this case, we want what we want; and we want the rest of it, too. Such is the story of┬áCarmen in this year’s production by Opera Australia of the libretto by Georges Bizet, a touching homage to the flippant and whimsical […]