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May 14 -
20

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14 - 20 May

Festival of Outback Opera 2024

See you next year for the Festival of Outback Opera 2025! To stay up to date with news & announcements for 2025, sign up here. “Remote outba...

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14 - 20 May

Performance Festival of Outback Opera 2024

See you next year for the Festival of Outback Opera 2025! To stay up to date with news & announcements for 2025, sign up here. “Remote outba...

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May 10 -
12

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10 - 12 May 2024

Opera at Jimbour

Presented by QMF and Opera Queensland ESCAPE TO THE OPERA Enter a world where breathtaking music and captivating narratives intertwine, as the voices ...

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10 - 12 May 2024

Regional Opera at Jimbour

Presented by QMF and Opera Queensland ESCAPE TO THE OPERA Enter a world where breathtaking music and captivating narratives intertwine, as the voices ...

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Apr 26

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26 April 2024

Long Lunch with Maggie Beer

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Brisbane Bel Canto Long Lunch with Maggie Beer Join us for a Friday afternoon soiree ...

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26 April 2024

Event Long Lunch with Maggie Beer

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Brisbane Bel Canto Long Lunch with Maggie Beer Join us for a Friday afternoon soiree ...

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Apr 26

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26 April 2024 7:30pm

Stabat Mater

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Stabat Mater by Gioachino Rossini The 13th-century Latin hymn lamenting the Virgin Ma...

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26 April 2024 7:30pm

Performance Stabat Mater

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Stabat Mater by Gioachino Rossini The 13th-century Latin hymn lamenting the Virgin Ma...

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Apr 24

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24 April 2024

Jessica Pratt in Concert

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Jessica Pratt in Concert with Queensland Symphony Orchestra Jessica Pratt celebrates ...

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24 April 2024

Performance Jessica Pratt in Concert

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Jessica Pratt in Concert with Queensland Symphony Orchestra Jessica Pratt celebrates ...

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Apr 20 -
27

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20 & 27 April 2024

Lucia di Lammermoor

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ★★★★★ “One for the ages, it&...

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20 & 27 April 2024

Performance Lucia di Lammermoor

A Brisbane Bel Canto event A NEW FESTIVAL FOR THE BRISBANE STAGE Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ★★★★★ “One for the ages, it&...

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Mar 22 -
23

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22 & 23 March 2024

Heru Pinkasova – Pacific Harmonies

Papua New Guinean-Australian soprano Heru Pinkasova weaves her stories through reimagined Papuan folk songs, en route to the classical canon, to creat...

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22 & 23 March 2024

Recital Heru Pinkasova – Pacific Harmonies

Papua New Guinean-Australian soprano Heru Pinkasova weaves her stories through reimagined Papuan folk songs, en route to the classical canon, to creat...

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Mar 08 -
09

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8 & 9 March

Alex Raineri – Speechless

Experience the mesmerising artistry of pianist Alex Raineri as he graces the stage of the Opera Queensland studio in Speechless. Immerse yourself in a...

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8 & 9 March

Recital Alex Raineri – Speechless

Experience the mesmerising artistry of pianist Alex Raineri as he graces the stage of the Opera Queensland studio in Speechless. Immerse yourself in a...

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Dec 12

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12 December 2023 6:00pm

Sing Sing Sing – Christmas

This event has now sold out! ’Tis the holiday season once more, and with it comes the joyous return of Sing Sing Sing Christmas edition! At this ann...

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12 December 2023 6:00pm

Event Sing Sing Sing – Christmas

This event has now sold out! ’Tis the holiday season once more, and with it comes the joyous return of Sing Sing Sing Christmas edition! At this ann...

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Dec 06 -
20

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Wednesday 6 – Wednesday 20 December 2023

AIDA

Working with phenomenal new digital staging technology, director-choreographer Davide Livermore creates an extravagant theatrical experience of Verdi...

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Wednesday 6 – Wednesday 20 December 2023

Performance AIDA

Working with phenomenal new digital staging technology, director-choreographer Davide Livermore creates an extravagant theatrical experience of Verdi...

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Nov 14 -
18

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Sing with Opera Queensland: Christmas Edition

Celebrate Christmas through song with Opera Queensland. Returning by popular demand! Join Jason Barry-Smith, Susan Ellis and other favourite Opera Que...

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Workshop Sing with Opera Queensland: Christmas Edition

Celebrate Christmas through song with Opera Queensland. Returning by popular demand! Join Jason Barry-Smith, Susan Ellis and other favourite Opera Que...

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Oct 24

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Tuesday 24 October 2023 6:00pm

Sing Sing Sing – October

Crowd favourite event Sing Sing Sing is back in October! Immerse yourself in a night of song and socialising at the luxurious Bacchus Restaurant, Rydg...

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Tuesday 24 October 2023 6:00pm

Event Sing Sing Sing – October

Crowd favourite event Sing Sing Sing is back in October! Immerse yourself in a night of song and socialising at the luxurious Bacchus Restaurant, Rydg...

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Oct 06 -
07

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Friday 6 – Saturday 7 October 2023

A Queer Romance – Michael Honeyman

Love… what a fickle game it is in all its fancy. In a world of grand romantic gestures and online ghosting, we’ve all, at one point or another...

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Friday 6 – Saturday 7 October 2023

Recital A Queer Romance – Michael Honeyman

Love… what a fickle game it is in all its fancy. In a world of grand romantic gestures and online ghosting, we’ve all, at one point or another...

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Sep 28

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Thursday 28 September 2023

La bohème

Love. Friendship. Art. Join the bohemians with this modern retelling of the Puccini Masterpiece. Based on the Puccini classic, Opera Queensland’s se...

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Thursday 28 September 2023

Family friendly La bohème

Love. Friendship. Art. Join the bohemians with this modern retelling of the Puccini Masterpiece. Based on the Puccini classic, Opera Queensland’s se...

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Sep 27 -
28

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Wednesday 27 September – Thursday 28 September 2023

FIZZ!

Opera Queensland brings the magic of opera to our youngest fans with a revival of the whacky, weird and wonderful production FIZZ! Based on the classi...

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Wednesday 27 September – Thursday 28 September 2023

Family friendly FIZZ!

Opera Queensland brings the magic of opera to our youngest fans with a revival of the whacky, weird and wonderful production FIZZ! Based on the classi...

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Aug 10 -
26

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Thursday 10 – Saturday 26 August 2023 7.30pm

Così fan tutte

What is love? What is fidelity? Love and fidelity are tested to their limit in Mozart and Da Ponte’s timeless comic opera, Così fan tutte....

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Thursday 10 – Saturday 26 August 2023 7.30pm

Performance Così fan tutte

What is love? What is fidelity? Love and fidelity are tested to their limit in Mozart and Da Ponte’s timeless comic opera, Così fan tutte....

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Aug 01

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Tuesday, 1 August 2023 6:00pm

Sing Sing Sing – August

Sing Sing Sing returns this August. Join us for a night of singing and socialising. Nurture your love of song as you sing along to well known tunes le...

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Tuesday, 1 August 2023 6:00pm

Event Sing Sing Sing – August

Sing Sing Sing returns this August. Join us for a night of singing and socialising. Nurture your love of song as you sing along to well known tunes le...

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Jul 15

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Saturdays 15 – 22 July 2023

Adult Group Vocal Workshop

Take your singing to the next level with Opera Queensland’s adult group vocal workshops. Workshops are suitable for singers 18 years and over, cater...

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Saturdays 15 – 22 July 2023

Workshop Adult Group Vocal Workshop

Take your singing to the next level with Opera Queensland’s adult group vocal workshops. Workshops are suitable for singers 18 years and over, cater...

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Jun 23 -
24

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Friday 23 – Saturday 24 June 2023

Reaching for the Moon – Lorina Gore

Songs from the Silver Screen and Beyond Lorina Gore and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part of the Opera Queensland Studio Series. ...

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Friday 23 – Saturday 24 June 2023

Recital Reaching for the Moon – Lorina Gore

Songs from the Silver Screen and Beyond Lorina Gore and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part of the Opera Queensland Studio Series. ...

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Jun 02 -
03

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Friday 2 – Saturday 3 June 2023

Forty Years on Forty Stages – Conal Coad

From Coolangatta to Covent Garden Conal Coad is accompanied by Sarka Budinska in an intimate and limited performance season as part of the Opera Queen...

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Friday 2 – Saturday 3 June 2023

Recital Forty Years on Forty Stages – Conal Coad

From Coolangatta to Covent Garden Conal Coad is accompanied by Sarka Budinska in an intimate and limited performance season as part of the Opera Queen...

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May 23

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Tuesday 23 May 2023

The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home is a free community concert and sing-along event featuring soprano Katie Stenzel and baritone Jason Barry-Smith, joined by favourite...

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Tuesday 23 May 2023

Regional The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home is a free community concert and sing-along event featuring soprano Katie Stenzel and baritone Jason Barry-Smith, joined by favourite...

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May 21

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Opera Ball

Come in your riding boots and ballgown and be ready for a gala like no other. An evening of fine dining, sublime singing and dancing beside the Coolib...

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Event Opera Ball

Come in your riding boots and ballgown and be ready for a gala like no other. An evening of fine dining, sublime singing and dancing beside the Coolib...

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May 20

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Singing in the Night

Be immersed in beautiful music making at the iconic Outback Queensland location of Two Tree Hill on Camden Park Station in Longreach. Under the vast h...

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Performance Singing in the Night

Be immersed in beautiful music making at the iconic Outback Queensland location of Two Tree Hill on Camden Park Station in Longreach. Under the vast h...

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May 19

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Dark Sky Serenade

Dazzling night skies, crystal clear air and glorious music ignite your senses in this once in a lifetime concert. Dark Sky Serenade returns to the spe...

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Performance Dark Sky Serenade

Dazzling night skies, crystal clear air and glorious music ignite your senses in this once in a lifetime concert. Dark Sky Serenade returns to the spe...

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May 19

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Panel Discussion

Opera Queensland invites Winton locals and visitors to join us in the North Gregory Hotel Beer Garden when we discuss the importance of cultural touri...

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Event Panel Discussion

Opera Queensland invites Winton locals and visitors to join us in the North Gregory Hotel Beer Garden when we discuss the importance of cultural touri...

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May 18

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Long Lunch

Presented by Opera Queensland and supported by Qld Music Trails. Great food is best enjoyed when served with sublime opera. Head to the charming outba...

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Event Long Lunch

Presented by Opera Queensland and supported by Qld Music Trails. Great food is best enjoyed when served with sublime opera. Head to the charming outba...

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May 17 -
21

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Sing Sing Sing

Treat yourself to fabulous singing and socialising, led by talented Opera Queensland artists. Sing Sing Sing is a fun-filled session of music making a...

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Performance Sing Sing Sing

Treat yourself to fabulous singing and socialising, led by talented Opera Queensland artists. Sing Sing Sing is a fun-filled session of music making a...

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May 16 -
22

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Tuesday 16 – Monday 22 May 2023

Festival of Outback Opera

“Only the countless stars in the night skies could provide a sufficiently high rating to this stellar event and its long-lasting impact on the lives...

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Tuesday 16 – Monday 22 May 2023

Regional Festival of Outback Opera

“Only the countless stars in the night skies could provide a sufficiently high rating to this stellar event and its long-lasting impact on the lives...

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May 16

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Festival Opening

The Festival of Outback Opera returns in 2023 to Winton and Longreach as part of the Queensland Music Trails. Join us for an evening of exciting opera...

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Performance Festival Opening

The Festival of Outback Opera returns in 2023 to Winton and Longreach as part of the Queensland Music Trails. Join us for an evening of exciting opera...

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May 14

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Sing Sing Sing – Mother’s Day Special (Blackall)

Sing Sing Sing is a fun-filled session of music making and merriment for singers of all levels of experience and ability. Join Opera Queensland’s ar...

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Recital Sing Sing Sing – Mother’s Day Special (Blackall)

Sing Sing Sing is a fun-filled session of music making and merriment for singers of all levels of experience and ability. Join Opera Queensland’s ar...

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May 13

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The Sounds of Sunset

The Blackall-Tambo Regional Council is hosting the Opera Queensland concert The Sounds of Sunset on Saturday 13 May at the Tambo Shire Hall in the lea...

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Regional The Sounds of Sunset

The Blackall-Tambo Regional Council is hosting the Opera Queensland concert The Sounds of Sunset on Saturday 13 May at the Tambo Shire Hall in the lea...

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Apr 13 -
12

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Outback River Lights Festival

Paroo Shire Council is hosting Opera Queensland for a concert, a sing-along and a series of school holiday workshops from Wednesday, 12 April, to Frid...

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Regional Outback River Lights Festival

Paroo Shire Council is hosting Opera Queensland for a concert, a sing-along and a series of school holiday workshops from Wednesday, 12 April, to Frid...

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Mar 31 -
Apr 01

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Friday 31 March – Saturday 1 April 2023

I Still Call Australia Home – Paul Tabone and Mirusia

An Evening with Australia’s Finest Classical Crossover Exports Paul Tabone, Mirusia and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part o...

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Friday 31 March – Saturday 1 April 2023

Recital I Still Call Australia Home – Paul Tabone and Mirusia

An Evening with Australia’s Finest Classical Crossover Exports Paul Tabone, Mirusia and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part o...

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Mar 17 -
18

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Friday 17 – Saturday 18 March 2023

Poulenc: An Ode to My Favourite Composer – Irena Lysiuk

Irena Lysiuk and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part of the Opera Queensland Studio Series. The Opera Queensland Studio Series retu...

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Friday 17 – Saturday 18 March 2023

Recital Poulenc: An Ode to My Favourite Composer – Irena Lysiuk

Irena Lysiuk and Alex Raineri deliver two intimate performances as part of the Opera Queensland Studio Series. The Opera Queensland Studio Series retu...

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Mar 09 -
11

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Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 March 2023 7pm

Macbeth in Concert

False face must hide what false heart doth know Fuelled by treachery, superstition and a lust for power that knows no bounds, Shakespeare’s Macbeth ...

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Thursday 9 – Saturday 11 March 2023 7pm

Performance Macbeth in Concert

False face must hide what false heart doth know Fuelled by treachery, superstition and a lust for power that knows no bounds, Shakespeare’s Macbeth ...

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Mar 04 -
05

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Sunset Opera

Be serenaded at sunset, soaking up city views as you enjoy an evening of sublime opera at South Bank. Taking over Riverside Green on Saturday 4 and Su...

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Performance Sunset Opera

Be serenaded at sunset, soaking up city views as you enjoy an evening of sublime opera at South Bank. Taking over Riverside Green on Saturday 4 and Su...

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Nov 30

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30 November 2022

Sing Sing Sing

Sip, sing and socialise with us on the last Wednesday of the month. Nurture your love of song as you sing along to well known tunes led by Opera Queen...

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30 November 2022

Event Sing Sing Sing

Sip, sing and socialise with us on the last Wednesday of the month. Nurture your love of song as you sing along to well known tunes led by Opera Queen...

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Nov 19 -
22

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Christmas Group Vocal Workshops

Take your singing to the next level this Christmas with Opera Queensland Join Jason Barry-Smith and Susan Ellis for a series of group vocal workshops ...

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Workshop Christmas Group Vocal Workshops

Take your singing to the next level this Christmas with Opera Queensland Join Jason Barry-Smith and Susan Ellis for a series of group vocal workshops ...

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Nov 18 -
19

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18 & 19 November 2022

A Man of Parts – Warwick Fyfe

Warwick has promised a startling posy of mixed musical blooms, from mighty gymea lilies to tiny, sweet jasmine flowers, as he shares the discoveries h...

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18 & 19 November 2022

Recital A Man of Parts – Warwick Fyfe

Warwick has promised a startling posy of mixed musical blooms, from mighty gymea lilies to tiny, sweet jasmine flowers, as he shares the discoveries h...

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Nov 04 -
05

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4 & 5 November 2022

Some Kind of Wonderful – Marcus Corowa

Marcus Corowa charmed his way into audiences’ hearts with his silky, soulful voice and charming stage presence in Opera Queensland’s Are You Lones...

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4 & 5 November 2022

Recital Some Kind of Wonderful – Marcus Corowa

Marcus Corowa charmed his way into audiences’ hearts with his silky, soulful voice and charming stage presence in Opera Queensland’s Are You Lones...

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Nov 03

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3 November 2022 7.30pm

Joseph Calleja

Joseph Calleja is one of the most exciting lyric tenors in the world today. Blessed with a golden-age voice which inspires comparisons to legendary si...

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3 November 2022 7.30pm

Recital Joseph Calleja

Joseph Calleja is one of the most exciting lyric tenors in the world today. Blessed with a golden-age voice which inspires comparisons to legendary si...

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Oct 07 -
08

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7 & 8 October 2022

L’invitation Au Voyage – Mariana Hong & Siro Battaglin

Reflecting upon our invitation to present a recital for us, Mariana said: “Our life is like the seasons: spring, summer, autumn and winter. There is...

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7 & 8 October 2022

Recital L’invitation Au Voyage – Mariana Hong & Siro Battaglin

Reflecting upon our invitation to present a recital for us, Mariana said: “Our life is like the seasons: spring, summer, autumn and winter. There is...

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Sep 27

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27 September 2022

Adult Classical Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from an Opera Queensland vocal coach in this workshop. Bring along your own piece of solo classical repertoire and take tur...

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27 September 2022

Workshop Adult Classical Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from an Opera Queensland vocal coach in this workshop. Bring along your own piece of solo classical repertoire and take tur...

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Sep 27

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27 September 2022

Youth Choral Workshop

Explore ensemble pieces from contrasting periods in musical history in this full-day group workshop. Perfect for students preparing for auditions or A...

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27 September 2022

Workshop Youth Choral Workshop

Explore ensemble pieces from contrasting periods in musical history in this full-day group workshop. Perfect for students preparing for auditions or A...

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Sep 26

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26 & 27 September 2022

Youth Two Day Vocal Workshop (Term 3)

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this two day vocal workshop for secondary school aged children. Students will work through r...

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26 & 27 September 2022

Workshop Youth Two Day Vocal Workshop (Term 3)

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this two day vocal workshop for secondary school aged children. Students will work through r...

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Sep 26

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26 September 2022

Youth Classical Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour classical vocal workshop. This Youth Classical Workshop provides the opportu...

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26 September 2022

Workshop Youth Classical Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour classical vocal workshop. This Youth Classical Workshop provides the opportu...

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Sep 26

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26 September 2022

Youth Contemporary Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour contemporary vocal workshop. In this 3-hour workshop, students will learn to...

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26 September 2022

Workshop Youth Contemporary Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour contemporary vocal workshop. In this 3-hour workshop, students will learn to...

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Sep 25

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25 September 2022

Adult Group Vocal Workshop

Explore a selection of ensemble pieces in this full-day group workshop, building confidence and gaining performance experience. Workshop duration: 10....

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25 September 2022

Workshop Adult Group Vocal Workshop

Explore a selection of ensemble pieces in this full-day group workshop, building confidence and gaining performance experience. Workshop duration: 10....

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Sep 21 -
23

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23 September 2022

La Bohème

Reimagined for Young Adults Misfit friends learn to survive, fall in love and find their voices An ideal introduction to opera for young audiences, Pu...

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23 September 2022

Family friendly La Bohème

Reimagined for Young Adults Misfit friends learn to survive, fall in love and find their voices An ideal introduction to opera for young audiences, Pu...

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Sep 21 -
23

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21 - 23 September 2022

The Frog Prince

The Frog Prince leaps into the 21st century with all the transformative joy and wonder you can expect from Opera Queensland. In this modern retelling ...

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21 - 23 September 2022

Family friendly The Frog Prince

The Frog Prince leaps into the 21st century with all the transformative joy and wonder you can expect from Opera Queensland. In this modern retelling ...

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Sep 20 -
24

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20 - 24 September 2022

The Human Voice & The Call

Two women, two moments, two lives changed forever. THE HUMAN VOICE Music by Francis Poulenc   Libretto by Jean Cocteau   Elle is alone, motionless...

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20 - 24 September 2022

Performance The Human Voice & The Call

Two women, two moments, two lives changed forever. THE HUMAN VOICE Music by Francis Poulenc   Libretto by Jean Cocteau   Elle is alone, motionless...

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Aug 19 -
20

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19 & 20 August 2022

Homegrown – Rebecca Cassidy & Alex Raineri

Themes of nature, motherhood and deep spiritual connection to place pervade this program of music exclusively composed by Australian women. Soprano, R...

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19 & 20 August 2022

Recital Homegrown – Rebecca Cassidy & Alex Raineri

Themes of nature, motherhood and deep spiritual connection to place pervade this program of music exclusively composed by Australian women. Soprano, R...

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Aug 11 -
13

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11 - 13 August 2022

Home Grown Opera

Experience the magic of opera in the gardens as you listen to a curated concert of traditional songs marking life’s big moments, presented by BLEACH...

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11 - 13 August 2022

Family friendly Home Grown Opera

Experience the magic of opera in the gardens as you listen to a curated concert of traditional songs marking life’s big moments, presented by BLEACH...

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Aug 05 -
06

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5 & 6 August 2022

My Favourite Things – Jessica Aszodi & Alex Raineri

Internationally acclaimed musicians Jessica Aszodi and Alex Raineri join forces to present a collection of their favourite things. Their repertoire in...

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5 & 6 August 2022

Recital My Favourite Things – Jessica Aszodi & Alex Raineri

Internationally acclaimed musicians Jessica Aszodi and Alex Raineri join forces to present a collection of their favourite things. Their repertoire in...

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Jul 14 -
23

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14 - 23 July 2022

La Traviata

Love, intensity, heartache Violetta is the ultimate party girl, a courtesan who can charm her way into the life of anyone she chooses. Then she meets ...

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14 - 23 July 2022

Performance La Traviata

Love, intensity, heartache Violetta is the ultimate party girl, a courtesan who can charm her way into the life of anyone she chooses. Then she meets ...

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Jun 03 -
04

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3 & 4 June 2022

A Life Together in Song – Cheryl Barker & Peter Coleman-Wright

Cheryl Barker AO and Peter Coleman-Wright AO have graced the world’s opera houses in many diverse and wonderful roles. In this once in a lifetime pe...

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3 & 4 June 2022

Recital A Life Together in Song – Cheryl Barker & Peter Coleman-Wright

Cheryl Barker AO and Peter Coleman-Wright AO have graced the world’s opera houses in many diverse and wonderful roles. In this once in a lifetime pe...

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May 27 -
28

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27 & 28 May 2022

Songs That Made Me – Jess Hitchcock

With family origins from the Saibai Islands and Papua New Guinea, singer-songwriter, Jess Hitchcock is possessed of a voice of rare beauty. In Songs t...

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27 & 28 May 2022

Recital Songs That Made Me – Jess Hitchcock

With family origins from the Saibai Islands and Papua New Guinea, singer-songwriter, Jess Hitchcock is possessed of a voice of rare beauty. In Songs t...

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May 18 -
27

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18-27 May

Festival of Outback Opera 2022

Opera Queensland’s Festival of Outback Opera returns to Winton, Longreach, Barcaldine, Blackall, Tambo and Windorah from 18 – 27 May 2022. Set in ...

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18-27 May

Regional Festival of Outback Opera 2022

Opera Queensland’s Festival of Outback Opera returns to Winton, Longreach, Barcaldine, Blackall, Tambo and Windorah from 18 – 27 May 2022. Set in ...

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May 13 -
14

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13 & 14 May 2022

Pandora’s Box – Kanen Breen

From Britten to Brel, Rameau to The Ramones. Run away to the circus with “Australia’s Clown Prince Of Opera” as he plunders Pandora’s Box for ...

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13 & 14 May 2022

Recital Pandora’s Box – Kanen Breen

From Britten to Brel, Rameau to The Ramones. Run away to the circus with “Australia’s Clown Prince Of Opera” as he plunders Pandora’s Box for ...

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May 13 -
14

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La Serenata – Kang Wang and John Woods

Our planned recital with Kanen Breen scheduled for 13 and 14 May is unfortunately unable to proceed. However, we are delighted to confirm Kang Wang...

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Recital La Serenata – Kang Wang and John Woods

Our planned recital with Kanen Breen scheduled for 13 and 14 May is unfortunately unable to proceed. However, we are delighted to confirm Kang Wang...

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May 07

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Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Josh Piterman and Guy Noble in concert

Three of Australia’s most popular entertainers Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Josh Piterman and Guy Noble join forces in a thrilling program of greatly loved...

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Recital Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Josh Piterman and Guy Noble in concert

Three of Australia’s most popular entertainers Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Josh Piterman and Guy Noble join forces in a thrilling program of greatly loved...

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May 04 -
Jun 05

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Regional Tour May-June 2022 On sale now

The Sopranos – Regional Tour

Opera Queensland’s The Sopranos, celebrates the bold and rebellious roles women have played throughout the history of music. In this rich and exciti...

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Regional Tour May-June 2022 On sale now

Regional The Sopranos – Regional Tour

Opera Queensland’s The Sopranos, celebrates the bold and rebellious roles women have played throughout the history of music. In this rich and exciti...

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Apr 11

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11 & 12 April 2022

Youth Two Day Vocal Workshop (Term 2)

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this two day vocal workshop for secondary school aged children. Students will work through r...

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11 & 12 April 2022

Workshop Youth Two Day Vocal Workshop (Term 2)

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this two day vocal workshop for secondary school aged children. Students will work through r...

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Mar 29 -
Apr 02

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29 March - 2 April 2022

The Sopranos

Celebrating bold and rebellious women Season 2022 opens with The Sopranos, a new commission by writer Sarah Holland-Batt, celebrating the bold and reb...

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29 March - 2 April 2022

Performance The Sopranos

Celebrating bold and rebellious women Season 2022 opens with The Sopranos, a new commission by writer Sarah Holland-Batt, celebrating the bold and reb...

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Feb 25 -
26

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25 & 26 February 2022 Book Now

Romantic Heroes – Rosario La Spina & John Woods

From the Classical era onwards, heroes and romantic leads in opera have tended to be sung by tenors. Tradition has long considered a suave and silky t...

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25 & 26 February 2022 Book Now

Recital Romantic Heroes – Rosario La Spina & John Woods

From the Classical era onwards, heroes and romantic leads in opera have tended to be sung by tenors. Tradition has long considered a suave and silky t...

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Dec 05

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5 December 2021 3, 5 and 7PM

Songs of Love and War at Caravanserai

Songs of Love and War is a collection of powerful songs by one of opera’s earliest composers, Claudio Monteverdi, presented in Caravanserai restaura...

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5 December 2021 3, 5 and 7PM

Performance Songs of Love and War at Caravanserai

Songs of Love and War is a collection of powerful songs by one of opera’s earliest composers, Claudio Monteverdi, presented in Caravanserai restaura...

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Nov 26 -
27

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26 & 27 November Book now

A Poet’s Love – Sarah Crane, Shaun Brown & Alex Raineri

A Poet’s Love embodies the very essence of romanticism. In our second recital in collaboration with the 2021 Brisbane Music Festival, join soprano S...

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26 & 27 November Book now

Recital A Poet’s Love – Sarah Crane, Shaun Brown & Alex Raineri

A Poet’s Love embodies the very essence of romanticism. In our second recital in collaboration with the 2021 Brisbane Music Festival, join soprano S...

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Nov 24

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Monthly until November 2021 Book now

Sing Sing Sing

Sing Sing Sing returns to the Emporium Hotel South Bank for a final instalment for 2021 with a Christmas twist! Come and discover the joy of singing i...

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Monthly until November 2021 Book now

Family friendly Sing Sing Sing

Sing Sing Sing returns to the Emporium Hotel South Bank for a final instalment for 2021 with a Christmas twist! Come and discover the joy of singing i...

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Nov 20

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20 November 2021 2.00pm & 7.30pm

VERDI

Opera Queensland’s VERDI brings the power and majesty of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi’s works to the Concert Hall stage for two performances th...

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20 November 2021 2.00pm & 7.30pm

Performance VERDI

Opera Queensland’s VERDI brings the power and majesty of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi’s works to the Concert Hall stage for two performances th...

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Sep 30

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30 September 2021 Book now

Adult Contemporary Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from Opera Queensland’s leading vocal coaches in this three-hour group workshop. September’s workshop will be f...

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30 September 2021 Book now

Workshop Adult Contemporary Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from Opera Queensland’s leading vocal coaches in this three-hour group workshop. September’s workshop will be f...

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Sep 28

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28 September 2021 Book now

Adult Classical Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from Opera Queensland’s vocal coach, Susan Ellis and tenor Rosario La Spina in this group workshop. Bring along your ...

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28 September 2021 Book now

Workshop Adult Classical Workshop

Receive one-on-one tuition from Opera Queensland’s vocal coach, Susan Ellis and tenor Rosario La Spina in this group workshop. Bring along your ...

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Sep 28

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28 September 2021 Book now

Youth Choral Workshop

Explore ensemble pieces from contrasting periods in musical history in this full-day group workshop. Join vocal coach Susan Ellis and pianist Kylie Lo...

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28 September 2021 Book now

Workshop Youth Choral Workshop

Explore ensemble pieces from contrasting periods in musical history in this full-day group workshop. Join vocal coach Susan Ellis and pianist Kylie Lo...

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Sep 27

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27 September 2021 Book now

Youth Classical Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour classical voice workshop. This Youth Classical Workshop provides the opportu...

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27 September 2021 Book now

Workshop Youth Classical Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this three hour classical voice workshop. This Youth Classical Workshop provides the opportu...

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Sep 27

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27 September 2021 Book now

Youth Contemporary Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland at our youth workshops. In this 3-hour workshop led by facilitator Susan Ellis and guest artist...

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27 September 2021 Book now

Workshop Youth Contemporary Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland at our youth workshops. In this 3-hour workshop led by facilitator Susan Ellis and guest artist...

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Sep 27

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27 and 28 September 2021

Youth 2-Day Vocal Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this 2-day vocal workshop for high school aged children. Hosted by vocal coach, Susan Ellis,...

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27 and 28 September 2021

Workshop Youth 2-Day Vocal Workshop

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland in this 2-day vocal workshop for high school aged children. Hosted by vocal coach, Susan Ellis,...

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Sep 26

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26 September Two performances only

Songs of Love and War

Songs of Love and War Presented by Opera Queensland and The University of Queensland School of Music in association with Urban Art Projects. In 1638, ...

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26 September Two performances only

Event Songs of Love and War

Songs of Love and War Presented by Opera Queensland and The University of Queensland School of Music in association with Urban Art Projects. In 1638, ...

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Sep 24

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24 September 2021 Book now

La bohème

Puccini’s classic La bohème is reawakened with a contemporary spin that explores how young people cope with uncertainty and change in today’s pre...

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24 September 2021 Book now

Family friendly La bohème

Puccini’s classic La bohème is reawakened with a contemporary spin that explores how young people cope with uncertainty and change in today’s pre...

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Sep 22 -
25

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22 - 25 September 2021 Book now

The Frog Prince

Opera Queensland and shake & stir theatre co. present The Frog Prince.  In this fun retelling of the classic Grimm tale, spoiled 10-year-old Juni...

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22 - 25 September 2021 Book now

Family friendly The Frog Prince

Opera Queensland and shake & stir theatre co. present The Frog Prince.  In this fun retelling of the classic Grimm tale, spoiled 10-year-old Juni...

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Sep 17 -
18

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17 & 18 September 2021 Book now

Eastern Promises – Alexandra Flood & Alex Raineri

After their sold-out performance in 2019, supremely talented young Australian duo Alexandra Flood and Alex Raineri return to the Opera Queensland Stud...

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17 & 18 September 2021 Book now

Recital Eastern Promises – Alexandra Flood & Alex Raineri

After their sold-out performance in 2019, supremely talented young Australian duo Alexandra Flood and Alex Raineri return to the Opera Queensland Stud...

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Sep 12

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Presented in partnership with Brisbane Festival

Songs That Made Me – Jess Hitchcock

We are disappointed to announce our upcoming event with Brisbane Festival, Jess Hitchcock – Songs that Made Me, has been postponed due to ongoing CO...

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Presented in partnership with Brisbane Festival

Performance Songs That Made Me – Jess Hitchcock

We are disappointed to announce our upcoming event with Brisbane Festival, Jess Hitchcock – Songs that Made Me, has been postponed due to ongoing CO...

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Aug 28

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28 August Single tickets now available

40 & Fabulous

Opera Queensland’s 40th anniversary gala is set to be the ultimate black-tie birthday celebration. ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT To complement the spectac...

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28 August Single tickets now available

Event 40 & Fabulous

Opera Queensland’s 40th anniversary gala is set to be the ultimate black-tie birthday celebration. ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT To complement the spectac...

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Jul 31

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15 - 31 July 2021 Final performance cancelled

The Marriage of Figaro

It’s Figaro and Susanna’s wedding day but their boss, the Count, has other ideas, he too wants Susanna. And so begins one of the greatest love sto...

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15 - 31 July 2021 Final performance cancelled

Performance The Marriage of Figaro

It’s Figaro and Susanna’s wedding day but their boss, the Count, has other ideas, he too wants Susanna. And so begins one of the greatest love sto...

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Jun 04 -
05

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4 & 5 June 2021 Selling fast

Death Becomes Her – Eva Kong & Alex Raineri

For soprano Eva Kong, each death scene she portrays on stage makes her feel more alive away from the spotlight. Eva presents a program of songs from D...

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4 & 5 June 2021 Selling fast

Recital Death Becomes Her – Eva Kong & Alex Raineri

For soprano Eva Kong, each death scene she portrays on stage makes her feel more alive away from the spotlight. Eva presents a program of songs from D...

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May 19 -
27

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19 - 27 May

Festival of Outback Opera

Outback Queensland comes alive this May with the inaugural Festival of Outback Opera. ACCESS YOUR COMPLIMENTARY PROGRAM HERE Presented by Opera Qu...

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19 - 27 May

Regional Festival of Outback Opera

Outback Queensland comes alive this May with the inaugural Festival of Outback Opera. ACCESS YOUR COMPLIMENTARY PROGRAM HERE Presented by Opera Qu...

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May 07 -
08

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7 & 8 May 2021 Book now

Winterreise – Gregory Massingham & Stephen Emmerson

Gregory Massingham and Stephen Emmerson present Schubert’s complete song-cycle, Winterreise, one of the final works Franz Schubert composed prior to...

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7 & 8 May 2021 Book now

Recital Winterreise – Gregory Massingham & Stephen Emmerson

Gregory Massingham and Stephen Emmerson present Schubert’s complete song-cycle, Winterreise, one of the final works Franz Schubert composed prior to...

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May 04 -
Jun 27

Past Events
Regional Tour May-June 2021 On sale now

Are You Lonesome Tonight

Are You Lonesome Tonight is our most ambitious regional tour in our 40-year history. Visiting more than 30 communities and travelling some 8,000 kilom...

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Regional Tour May-June 2021 On sale now

Regional Are You Lonesome Tonight

Are You Lonesome Tonight is our most ambitious regional tour in our 40-year history. Visiting more than 30 communities and travelling some 8,000 kilom...

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Apr 12 -
13

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12 and 13 April 2021 Book now

Youth Workshop Package April

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland at our youth workshops. Enjoy two full days of workshops, being coached by the best in the busi...

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12 and 13 April 2021 Book now

Workshop Youth Workshop Package April

Let your voice be heard and sing with Opera Queensland at our youth workshops. Enjoy two full days of workshops, being coached by the best in the busi...

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Mar 19 -
20

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19 & 20 March 2021 Book now

Songs My Mother Sang to Me – Deborah Cheetham AO & Toni Lalich OAM

Yorta Yorta soprano and composer, Deborah Cheetham AO, Artistic Director of the Short Black Opera Company, shares songs by Glanville-Hicks, Kats-Chern...

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19 & 20 March 2021 Book now

Recital Songs My Mother Sang to Me – Deborah Cheetham AO & Toni Lalich OAM

Yorta Yorta soprano and composer, Deborah Cheetham AO, Artistic Director of the Short Black Opera Company, shares songs by Glanville-Hicks, Kats-Chern...

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Mar 06 -
13

Past Events
6 - 13 March 2021 New seats released and show added

Lorelei

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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6 - 13 March 2021 New seats released and show added

Performance Lorelei

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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Feb 26 -
27

Past Events
26 & 27 February 2021 Selling fast

Secret – Kang Wang & John Woods

Acclaimed Chinese-Australia tenor Kang Wang makes his Opera Queensland recital debut with John Woods in Secret – A Love that Never Was. Kang pai...

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26 & 27 February 2021 Selling fast

Recital Secret – Kang Wang & John Woods

Acclaimed Chinese-Australia tenor Kang Wang makes his Opera Queensland recital debut with John Woods in Secret – A Love that Never Was. Kang pai...

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Feb 12 -
13

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12 & 13 February 2021 Book now

Songs of Love and Death – Jane Sheldon & Alex Raineri

Praised by The Washington Post as “a stunning performer”, acclaimed Australian soprano and composer, Jane Sheldon, specialises in exploratory cham...

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12 & 13 February 2021 Book now

Recital Songs of Love and Death – Jane Sheldon & Alex Raineri

Praised by The Washington Post as “a stunning performer”, acclaimed Australian soprano and composer, Jane Sheldon, specialises in exploratory cham...

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Nov 28

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Saturday 28 November Gates open 5pm, Concert starts 7pm

Opera Queensland Under the Stars

Ten principal artists, a mighty 60-strong Opera Queensland Chorus, the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and a choir of young singers from Yeronga State H...

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Saturday 28 November Gates open 5pm, Concert starts 7pm

Performance Opera Queensland Under the Stars

Ten principal artists, a mighty 60-strong Opera Queensland Chorus, the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and a choir of young singers from Yeronga State H...

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Oct 23 -
24

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Friday 23 October - Saturday 24 October

ENCORE – Opera Queensland Returns to the Stage

This is the moment we have been waiting for. The opportunity to be in the theatre again, sharing the joy and power of great singing with a live audien...

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Friday 23 October - Saturday 24 October

Performance ENCORE – Opera Queensland Returns to the Stage

This is the moment we have been waiting for. The opportunity to be in the theatre again, sharing the joy and power of great singing with a live audien...

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Feb 14 -
15

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Hayley Sugars

Award-winning mezzo-soprano Hayley Sugars gets up close and personal for an intimate recital of songs about love in all its mystery, intrigue, yearnin...

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Recital Hayley Sugars

Award-winning mezzo-soprano Hayley Sugars gets up close and personal for an intimate recital of songs about love in all its mystery, intrigue, yearnin...

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