Opera Review: Il Viaggio A Reims/ Opera Australia
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Opera Review: Il Viaggio A Reims/ Opera Australia

Il Viaggio a Reims Opera Australia Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, October 24th, 2019 Written by Victoria Watson The father of 19th century bel canto Gioachino Rossini wrote Il Viaggio a Reims specifically to coincide with and celebrate the 1825 coronation of the previously exiled King Charles X at Reims in rural France. The libretto…

See ‘Lucia’ Before She Leaves Town
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See ‘Lucia’ Before She Leaves Town

Soprano Jessica Pratt and tenor Michael Fabiano are the undoubted stars of Opera Australia’s current production of Donizetti’s  bel canto masterpiece Lucia di Lammermoor. Along with a strong supporting cast, the Opera Australia Chorus and the Opera Australia Orchestra, audiences and critics have been both moved and amazed by the stellar  musical and dramatic performances….

Jessica Pratt’s Opera Australia Debut As ‘Lucia’
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Jessica Pratt’s Opera Australia Debut As ‘Lucia’

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 winter. Recognised internationally as one of the world’s great ‘Lucia’s’,  Jessica Pratt is making a much anticipated Opera Australia debut. Jessica is one of only three Australian sopranos to perform the…