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IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition Announces 2018 Semi-Finalists

On 11-Aug-18, at 4.30 pm

The eleven semi-finalists of the 2018 IFAC Handa Australian Singing Competition have been announced, following heats in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The National Adjudicator, Linnhe Robertson with assistance...more...

Posted on June 4, 2018 @ 17.29  Dot  Shows
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Opera Bites Into Don Pasquale

On 30-Jun-18, at 2 pm

  Join Opera Bites for  a fully costumed vivacious romp in a comic opera the whole family can enjoy! Don Pasquale is one of Donizetti’s most brilliant and popular operas involving a...more...

Posted on June 4, 2018 @ 17.10  Dot  Shows
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The Song Company Relives A True-Love-Story From The Middle Ages

From 05-Jun-18 to 23-Jun-18, at 7.30 pm 5 June/ 3 pm 23 June

  Australia’s premier vocal ensemble The Song Company presents True-Love-Story, a French romance from a time of storm and stress . The true story of Guillaume de Machaut & Péronnelle d’armentières is...more...

Posted on June 1, 2018 @ 14.51  Dot  Shows
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Phoenix Collective Highlights The Italian Baroque

From 17-Jun-18 to 24-Jun-18, at 2.30 pm 17 and 24 June

The Phoenix Collective Concert #2 Excitement and Flair, performed in Sydney and on the Central Coast, features the virtuosic flair of the Italian Baroque with an exquisite French, double-manual harpsichord...more...

Posted on June 1, 2018 @ 14.25  Dot  Shows
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A Scottish Theme For Willoughby Symphony Orchestra’s Annual Family Concert

On 28-Jul-18, at 2 pm

Scotland the Brave is Willoughby Symphony Orchestra’s annual family concert for children which invites them on an extraordinary journey across the wild and verdant landscapes of Scotland. Introducing children to classical music...more...

Posted on June 1, 2018 @ 13.29  Dot  Shows
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Jessica Pratt’s Opera Australia Debut As ‘Lucia’

From 28-Jun-18 to 27-Jul-18, starting at 7.30 pm on selected evening between 28 June and 27 July/ 1 pm matinee on Saturday 7 July. and finishing at approximately 3 hours with two 20 minute intervals

Jessica Pratt as Lucia di Lammermoor The internationally celebrated Australian soprano Jessica Pratt makes her Opera Australia debut in the title role of  Donizetti’s bel canto masterpiece Lucia di Lammermoor this...more...

Posted on June 1, 2018 @ 13.11  Dot  Shows
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Ensemble Offspring Presents ‘Beginnings to New Ends’

On 24-Jun-18, at 3 pm

  Georgina Oakes at Sizzle. Image credit Christopher Hayles. Generations converge as Ensemble Offspring pits Artistic Director and leading percussionist Claire Edwardes against up-and-coming instrumental talent Georgina Oakes in their production Beginnings to...more...

Posted on May 29, 2018 @ 18.00  Dot  Shows
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Opera Australia Revives Moshinsky’s ‘Rigoletto’

From 06-Jul-18 to 24-Aug-18, starting at 7.30 pm on selected evenings from 6 July to 24 August. and finishing at approx 3 hours including 2 intervals

Opera Australia’s Rigoletto. Image credit Jeff Busby. Opera Australia is reviving Elijah Moshinsky’s classic interpretation of Verdi’s Rigoletto this winter. This popular interpretation is ritzy, sensual and bursting with colour; its characters...more...

Posted on May 29, 2018 @ 15.44  Dot  Shows
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Hitch A Ride Through The Romantics With Selby & Friends

From 24-Jun-18 to 28-Jun-18, at 2.15 pm on 24 June/ 7 pm on 28 June

Kathryn Selby Selby & Friends presents the 19​th​ century Romanticism of Schubert, Brahms and Mendelssohn in A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Romantic. This special winter program by Selby & Friends is a...more...

Posted on May 29, 2018 @ 14.56  Dot  Shows