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Opera Queensland is the state opera company for Queensland. In 2021, Opera Queensland celebrates 40 years of bringing the joy of opera to all Queenslanders.

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New to opera?

You don't have to speak four languages and have a PhD in classical music to enjoy opera. Explore our introduction to opera here.

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Opera Club

An Opera Club membership offers behind the scenes access to the extraordinary world of opera and the chance to connect with those who share a passion for opera.

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Sing Sing Sing

Sing with us

Have fun and take your singing journey to the next level when you join our 2021 events and workshops.

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Sing with Opera Queensland

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Explore our range of resources, events and activities to nurture your love and learning of song.

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Beef Australia Community Chorus

Beef Australia Community Chorus

Perform with Opera Queensland as part of the Beef Australia Community Chorus for Are You Lonesome Tonight ...

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The story behind the myth

The story behind the myth

The name Lorelei comes from the name of an echoing rock on the southern bank of the Rhine Lurlei, a story which has been told in ballads and poems...

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Sing Sing Sing has a new home at Emporium Hotel South Bank

Sing Sing Sing has a new home at Emporium Hotel South Bank

A new Opera Queensland stage is set for 2021 and you are invited to step out of the audience and into the action as a part of Sing Sing Sing. ...

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An interview with Kang Wang

An interview with Kang Wang

Kang Wang makes his solo recital debut with Opera Queensland this month in Secret A Love that Never Was. We spoke to Kang for an insight into the ...

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Director’s Note – Sarah Giles on the story of Lorelei

Director’s Note – Sarah Giles on the story of Lorelei

A story. About a young boy on an adventure. Off to discover the world. Falls in love. Has children. Grows old. Dies. ...

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Ancient Myth. Modern Women.

Ancient Myth. Modern Women.

The Lorelei in German lore is a siren of distracting beauty said to sit atop a particular rock at the edge of the River Rhine, enchanting sailors with...

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How Lorelei came to be

How Lorelei came to be

Cabaret diva Ali McGregor talks about how she came up with the concept for Lorelei ahead of its Queensland premiere in Opera Queenslands Season 202...

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Opera Queensland appoints first Resident Conductor and Associate Music Director

Opera Queensland appoints first Resident Conductor and Associate Music Director

Former Young Artist Dane Lam has returned home to take up the role of Opera Queenslands inaugural Resident Conductor and Associate Music Director. ...

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This is Opera Queensland’s 2021 Season

This is Opera Queensland’s 2021 Season

Opera Queensland celebrates its fabulous 40th year with a stylish return to the spotlight. ...

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Introducing Our Partner, Emporium Hotel South Bank

Our partnership with Emporium Hotel South Bank EHSB is based on a shared passion for the arts, in particular opera, and a deep belief that Brisbane ...

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