Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 25 May 2018View it hereDismiss
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site

Performer: Benjamin Rasheed

Upcoming eventsSee more...

SydneyAndrea Chénier

Giordano: Andrea Chénier
Pinchas Steinberg; Opera Australia; Jonas Kaufmann; Eva-Maria Westbroek; Ludovic Tézier; Sian Sharp

MelbourneAndrea Chénier

Giordano: Andrea Chénier
Pinchas Steinberg; Opera Australia; Jonas Kaufmann; Eva-Maria Westbroek; Ludovic Tézier; Sian Sharp

SydneyThe Marriage of Figaro

Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Guillaume Tourniaire; Sir David McVicar; Opera Australia; Jenny Tiramani; Andrei Bondarenko; Shane Lowrencev
Latest reviewsSee more...

Seven fantasies replace seven veils

Lise Lindstrom (Salome) © Prudence Upton
Gale Edwards' Opera Australia staging of Richard Strauss' bloody opera is revived with Lise Lindstrom in the title role. 
****1
Read more

Opera Australia revives its Berlin Bohème

Yosep Kang (Rodolfo) and Maija Kovalevska (Mimì) © Jeff Busby
A fine cast led by Maija Kovalevska conveys the timeless beauty and emotion of Puccini’s Parisian melodrama, but the 1930s Berlin setting remains an imperfectly realised transformation.
***11
Read more

Mad scenes in Sydney for Jessica Pratt’s Lucia

Jessica Pratt (Lucia) and ensemble © Prudence Upton
With her signature role’s coloratura fireworks and dramatic nuance, Jessica Pratt’s Sydney Opera House debut is one to remember.
*****
Read more

Opera Australia’s Tosca highlights the tyranny of evil Scarpia

Marco Vratogna (Scarpia) © Jeff Busby
Remarkable singers and magnificent sets successfully transpose Puccini’s Tosca to Nazi-occupied Rome, bringing home the horror of tyranny and how possible it is to occur.
****1
Read more

Melbourne Carmen a feast of style and substance

Rinat Shaham (Carmen) and Christopher Hillier (Moralès) © Jeff Busby
One of the world’s great Carmens and John Bell’s smart direction is a winning combination for this Opera Australia production.
****1
Read more