Opera Queensland Studio Series continues

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

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Opera for families

Opera Queensland has a proud history for sharing opera with young audiences.

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Patrick Nolan reappointed as CEO & Artistic Director

Patrick Nolan reappointed as CEO & Artistic Director

Opera Queensland has reappointed Patrick Nolan as CEO & Artistic Director for a further four-year term. ...

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Songs of Love and War do battle in new production

Songs of Love and War do battle in new production

An industrial foundry seems an unlikely location to be immersed in passionate music but that’s precisely what Opera Queensland is doing in its groun...

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Sing Sing Sing

Sing Sing Sing

Monthly until November 2021

Usually held at the Emporium Hotel South Bank, the home of Sing Sing Sing, Sing Sing Sing will be held online again this month due to current COVID re...

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An interview with Jonathan Hickey

An interview with Jonathan Hickey

Well-known to audience across regional Queensland from his lead in Are You Lonesome Tonight, Jonathan Hickey is currently touring a little closer to h...

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An interview with Shaun Brown

An interview with Shaun Brown

Hot off the heels of his appearance in The Marriage of Figaro, Shaun will next perform in the Opera Queensland Studio Series.  We spoke to Shaun abo...

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An interview with Sarah Crane

An interview with Sarah Crane

The Opera Queensland Studio Series continues with A Poet’s Love featuring soprano Sarah Crane and baritone Shaun Brown. In what will be our second c...

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An interview with Alex Raineri

An interview with Alex Raineri

We recently asked Alex Raineri, Australian classical pianist and Artistic Director of the Brisbane Music Festival, a few questions about his collabora...

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Director’s Note – The Marriage of Figaro

Director’s Note – The Marriage of Figaro

While the French Revolution brought change, it did not bring resolution. ...

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Conductor’s Note – The Marriage of Figaro

Conductor’s Note – The Marriage of Figaro

Opera Queensland's Resident Conductor and Associate Music Director Dane Lam, leads the cast and the Queensland Symphony Orchestra for our new producti...

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Designer’s Note – Marg Horwell

Designer’s Note – Marg Horwell

In this excerpt from the program Marg shares insights into the design inspiration for this contemporary retelling of Mozart's 1700s opera, balancin...

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