Sneak Peek At Handa Opera On Sydney Harbour – Turandot
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Sneak Peek At Handa Opera On Sydney Harbour – Turandot

Opera Australia and Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour launch their 2016 production of Puccini’s Turandot this week on March 24. It runs till April 24. The final rehearsals are in full swing – and here’s a taste of what to expect (scroll down to see all 6 images): Images courtesy Opera Australia.  

Handa Opera On Sydney Harbour: Turandot Sneak Peak
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Handa Opera On Sydney Harbour: Turandot Sneak Peak

Opera Australia has unveiled the spectacular stage for this year’s Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour production of Puccini’s  Turandot, with two huge feature pieces dominating the over-water stage. With set and costumes designed by Dan Potra and directed by Chen Shi-Zheng, the set will feature a giant 9m high and 60m long dragon incorporating images of…

Opera Review: Luisa Miller/Opera Australia
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Opera Review: Luisa Miller/Opera Australia

It is well worth getting to the Joan Sutherland Theatre a little ahead of the performance of Verdi’s Luisa Miller to contemplate the diorama that presages the production. In stark tones of black and white, the scene is one of formulaic domestic bliss. Could that be a bust of Verdi smiling benignly down on the…