La Traviata by Opera Australia is coming to Sydney with sweetheart soprano Nicole Car

La Traviata Opera Australia

Opera Australia is bringing back an old favourite for the summer season of 2018 – La Traviata.  The favourite tale made even more renowned by Richard Gere and Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman will take to the Joan Sutherland Theatre stage in March, boasting the return of favourite soprano, Nicole Car in the title role. Also starring other […]

Carmen by Opera Australia is coming back to Sydney

Opera Australia Carmen

The red of her dress; the sauciness of her walk; the sexuality of her song; Carmen is coming back to Sydney and she’s about to set the stage on fire. If last year’s production of John Bell’s Carmen by Opera Australia wasn’t enough to kick start your everything, then maybe this year will do it. MORE: See […]

Seeing opera at the Sydney Opera House? Try visiting Maxim’s de Paris Bar first

Joan Sutherland Theatre Northern Foyer

If there’s one thing you should do in Sydney, it’s this. You need to not only visit the illustrious Sydney Opera House to watch a world class performance by Opera Australia, but you also need to pay a visit to the northern foyer’s Maxim’s de Paris Bar for some pre-show lubrication. MORE: What to know […]

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 […]

Why The Opera ‘La Bohème’ Is Still Relevant In 2016

La Boheme Opera Australia, Sydney Opera Huose THE F 5

The first thing you notice about La Bohème is that it’s about life itself. We live, we love, die; not necessarily in that dramatic a fashion or in that simplistic a chronology, but it’s true. The opera itself and La Bohème specifically highlight that in such awesomely powerful fashion that it’s hard to deny while […]