A minimum of one-third of Opera Australia workers think it has bullying issue

A minimum of one in 3 Opera Australia personnel think bullying and harassment is an issue…

This blasphemous romance is a hardly ever staged gem. Now it’s your rely on see it

At the end of the very first act of Delighted End, states Matthew Lutton, there’s an…

Opera Australia searches for brand-new audiences, guarantees modification after ‘yellowface’ protest

The large over-water phase is when again taking shape at Mrs Macquarie’s Chair, prepared for the…

Chilling, extravagant, extreme: this is opera on the grandest of scales

La Juive ★ ★ ★ ★Opera Australia Nineteenth-century French Grand Opera has actually tended to be…

Putin’s shadow hovers over skillful opera about a warring Russian tsar

The Golden Cockerel★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 Adelaide Celebration, Celebration Theatre, up until March 9 An…

Forget the footy: Yarra Park plays host to a brand-new weekend wonderland

Opera has a credibility as a hidebound, conservative artform. However in the current experience of ex-pat…

‘I felt ill’: Opera Australia under fire for utilizing ‘yellowface’No government-funded Australian arts organisation would put a white entertainer on phase with their face painted black in 2022 without anticipating to trigger an uproar.So Cat-Thao Nguyen would like to know why nobody at Opera Australia appears to have actually questioned whether it is proper to dress white entertainers up in conventional Chinese makeup and overstated Fu Manchu-style moustaches to play characters called Ping, Pang and Pong in among their marquee productions.Ms Nguyen, a Vietnamese-Australian author and legal representative, stated she and her Chinese-Canadian hubby

‘I felt ill’: Opera Australia under fire for utilizing ‘yellowface’No government-funded Australian arts organisation would put…

Ping, Pong, Pang: we went to delight in the opera however discovered it perpetuating bigotry

Maturing in hardship in Bankstown as a Vietnamese refugee, I was constantly on the outdoors searching…

‘Near to excellence’: Karah Kid’s sensational Desdemona in Otello

Otello by VerdiOpera AustraliaJoan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera HomeFebruary 19. Till March 19★ ★ ★ ★…

‘I’m at a loss’: Melbourne does not require another art gallery, states outbound creative director

The carrying out arts have actually ended up being the bad cousin of Melbourne’s arts scene…

Blowing the roofing off: singing opera’s most awesome scene

It is among those immediately recognisable pieces of music, Flight of the Valkyries, that insistent, thunderous,…

This legendary opera is as stunning and terrible as when it was very first staged

OPERA Pass away WalküreMelbourne Opera, till February 16 (February 27 in Bendigo) It would be sensible…

Bringing the Rhine to the Goldfields: Bendigo ratings a musical very first

The Everest of opera is concerning Bendigo. Wagner’s Ring cycle, among the most difficult and enthusiastic…

Opera Australia manages its finest Mozart production in years

THE MARITAL RELATIONSHIP OF FIGARO ★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera Home,…

Turandot revivals are constantly welcome. This one is especially great

Turandot ★ ★ ★ ★Joan Sutherland Theatre, Opera Home Revivals of Graeme Murphy’s swirling, striking 1990…

Drape call and technical drawbacks for La Boheme’s Opera Home return

La Boheme by Puccini★ ★ ★ ★Opera Australia, Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera Home, January 4.…

World’s ‘biggest opera vocalist’ leads an outstanding year for regional enthusiasts

German tenor Jonas Kaufmann– unquestionably the best opera vocalist worldwide today, according to Opera Australia creative…

Victories regardless of the barriers: The year in opera

Possibly it’s attempting to see a pattern where there isn’t one, or attempting to make good…

This wild celebration is the very best yet from Pinchgut

PlatéePinchgut OperaCity Recital Hall, December 1★ ★ ★ ★ ★ You get in through the seedy…

A burlesque in drag: this ain’t your grandmother’s opera

Pinchgut Opera is commemorating its birthday with the most extravagant, amazing production in its 20-year history,…