The Merry Widow Lookbook
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The Merry Widow Lookbook

Opera Australia’s sumptuous production of Lehar’s glittering operetta The Merry Widow opened in Melbourne this week. Danielle de Niese takes the title role in her much awaited operatic debut in Australia. Sydney-siders will have to cool their heels until the production, directed and choroegraphed by Graeme Murphy, opens at the Sydney Opera House on New…

The Melbourne Ring Cycle 2016 – A Preview
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The Melbourne Ring Cycle 2016 – A Preview

We’re just back from Melbourne where, over the last week SoundsLikeSydney has been sitting in on the final rehearsals for Opera Australia’s 2016 production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle which opens tomorrow night at Melbourne’s State Theatre. The verdict? We can’t give away too much, but we can say that this is a superlative production of…

The Wagner Society presents…
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The Wagner Society presents…

The Wagner Society of New South Wales has announced its programme for what promises to be a very busy year under the Presidency of the Hon Justice Jane Matthews AO and Patron Simone Young AM. Founded in 1983, the 900 strong society is a haven for Wagner fans aiming to promote the music of Richard Wagner and his contemporaries and to…