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Fifty years on: The Australian Ballet celebrates the great Graeme Murphy

By , 09 April 2018
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Enter the madman: Massenet’s Don Quichotte in Sydney

By , 19 March 2018
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What’s up (with) Kosky’s Nose?

By , 21 February 2018
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Tosca under Nazi occupation breaks hearts at Opera Australia

By , 25 February 2017
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Sicilian inspiration: Szymanowski's King Roger arrives in Sydney

By , 20 January 2017
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Joined at the hip: Michieletto's brilliantly interwoven Cav & Pag in Sydney

By , 12 January 2017
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My Fair Dame: Julie Andrews reigns in Sydney

By , 06 September 2016
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Sterling performances help Simon Boccanegra shine in Sydney

By , 26 July 2016
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Through a class darkly: McVicar's Così in Sydney

By , 19 July 2016
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Laugh out loud production of The Love for Three Oranges in Sydney

By , 22 June 2016
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Dance of Death: Carmen at Opera Australia

By , 21 June 2016
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Great singing redeems a Verdi rarity at the Sydney Opera House

By , 11 February 2016
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Laughs aplenty in Rossini’s Barber at the Sydney Opera House

By , 28 January 2016
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Vocal jewels in Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de perles in Sydney

By , 21 January 2016
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Puppetry and pantomime: The Magic Flute in Sydney

By , 07 January 2016
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Bohemians in Berlin: Musetta steals the Opera Australia show

By , 06 January 2016
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Latonia Moore stars in lavish Don Carlos revival in Sydney

By , 07 August 2015
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Plush costumes and lavish sets make up for musical shortfalls in Opera Australia’s La traviata

By , 09 July 2015
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Visually striking Turandot crowned by excellent performances in Sydney

By , 30 June 2015
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The spiritual and the hedonistic: McVicar's take on Faust triumphs in Sydney

By , 17 February 2015
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The soulless predator: McVicar's modern take on Don Giovanni in Australia

By , 30 July 2014
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Strong cast makes Sydney Otello a gripping experience

By , 05 July 2014
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A scarlet and black Rigoletto captures the passions in Sydney

By , 02 July 2014
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The Australian Ballet show off their strengths with Imperial Suite

By , 02 May 2014
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The Australian Ballet take on the challenge of Chroma

By , 01 May 2014
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The Australian Ballet's Manon gets the stars, misses the sky

By , 07 April 2014
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Inspired production of Eugene Onegin comes to Sydney

By , 28 February 2014
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Understudies deliver in a rollicking Albert Herring

By , 16 August 2013
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Visually splendid La Traviata from Opera Australia fails to move

By , 09 August 2013
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Sparkling Don Pasquale at the Sydney Opera House a real treat

By , 24 July 2013
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John Bell's updated Tosca retains the magic in Sydney

By , 06 July 2013
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Compelling new production of La Forza del Destino at Sydney Opera House

By , 29 June 2013
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Opera Australia serve up a comically modern Orpheus in the Underworld in Sydney

By , 28 February 2013
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A belly-full of laughs at Opera Australia's production of Verdi's Falstaff

By , 15 February 2013
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Efficient Trovatore at the Sydney Opera House

By , 29 January 2013
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Memorable re-visioning of Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera at the Sydney Opera House

By , 24 January 2013
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A world-class Madama Butterfly from Opera Australia

By , 17 October 2012
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Heady stuff: A visceral production of Salome at Sydney Opera House

By , 12 October 2012
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Emma Matthews delivers in Opera Australia's Lucia di Lammermoor

By , 28 September 2012
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Latonia Moore shines in Sydney Aida

By , 24 July 2012
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Opera Australia pushes boundaries with Korngold's Die tote Stadt

By , 18 July 2012
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Opera Australia's Pearl Fishers at Sydney Opera House

By , 09 July 2012
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Così fan tutte at Sydney Opera House

By , 20 March 2012
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Opera Australia: The Marriage of Figaro with a difference

By , 28 February 2012
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The power of love: Opera Australia's Turandot

By , 14 February 2012
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Mozart meets the pantomime in Sydney

By , 27 January 2012
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Don Giovanni sung by a superlative cast at Sydney Opera House

By , 25 October 2011
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Verdi's early Shakespearian drama

By , 20 September 2011
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Opera Australia’s latest La Bohème stands tall among the rest

By , 19 September 2011
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Léhar’s Merry Widow - a lively cast in schmaltzy melodies with a dash of cabaret

By , 25 August 2011
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