To celebrate its 200th performance of Verdi’s romantic epic La Traviata, Opera Australia is inviting you all in to celebrate – and maybe experience this story for the first time – by offering 200 tickets for 200 cents. That’s two dollars for a night at the opera! The tickets are for the performance on Wednesday… Read more.
In the 2013/14 season, La Traviata was the most performed opera in the world, and it consistently ranks in the top ten of similar lists. Verdi’s enduring masterwork is never too far away from Sydney audiences; it launched the now- iconic Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour event, and it played in the Sydney Opera House… Read more.
Zindzi Okenyo is an explosion of creativity. Just this year, you might have seen her (among other things!) on stage in Griffin Theatre’s Masquerade, Darlinghurst Theatre Co’s Gaybies, or Sydney Theatre Company’s Boys Will be Boys. You might have caught her on TV, on Play School. Or you might have heard the mystic neo-soul music she produces and performs as Okenyo…. Read more.
In Opera Australia's season commemorating the bicentennial of the birth of composer Giuseppe Verdi, La Traviata cannot help but stand out. A famous opera, yes, it also possesses a story that has inspired so many classic tales in modern culture. Its characters and archetypes are easily identifiable and it remains in that special place between… Read more.
Opera Australia’s experiment to take opera beyond the theatre and place it on the harbour has been declared an undeniable success. On a tailor-made stage built out over the water, Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: La Traviata exceeded its sales target of $6 million, with an incredible statistic of over 50% of audiences being new to… Read more.
Thanks to Qantas Holidays and Opera Australia, AussieTheatre has got two double passes to giveaway to attend the glittering Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour on Tuesday April 10th. The lucky winners will also enjoy overnight accommodation at Medina Classic Martin Place. La Traviata is one of the greatest operas ever written, being presented for the first time on… Read more.