Opera review: Il Trovatore
Opera Australia's re-imagining of Verdi’s story of love, revenge, persecution and revolution as a dystopian critique of the repression of…
Opera review: Madama Butterfly, Opera Australia
A contemporary take on Puccini's classic opera.
Opera review: Lohengrin
A celebrated tenor performs one of his most iconic roles along with a well supported cast.
Opera review: Voss
Australia’s own ‘grand opera’ fills the stage for one night only thanks to State Opera South Australia and Victorian Opera.
Opera review: The Turn of the Screw
Henry James's classic text is reconfigured into a haunting chamber opera in this new State Opera SA production.
Opera review: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny
A classic 90-year-old opera still has topical currency.
Opera review: The Sopranos
An Opera Queensland commission that defies stereotypical representations of victimised women and offers bold and spirited alternatives.
Opera review: The Phantom of the Opera
Delivering steroid-size spectacular wow and performances to match, this year's Handa Opera on the Harbour hits the highs.
Opera review: Happy End
An unlikely union between gangsters and the Salvation army.
Opera Review: La Juive, Opera Australia
There are few entry points for new audiences to this opera, which is unfortunately bleak for our times.