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Opera Australia

Some forthcoming concerts featuring Opera Australia:

Szymanowski's opera King Roger

Opera Australia together with the Opera Australia Chorus and Opera Australia Orchestra (Sydney) / Orchestra Victoria (Melbourne) conducted by Andrea Molino present

Cast - King Roger Michael Honeyman; Roxana Lorina Gore; Shepherd Saimir Pirgu (Sydney) / Arthur Espiritu (Melbourne); Edrisi James Egglestone; Deaconess Dominica Matthews; Archiereios Gennadi Dubinsky.

This is a co-production with the Royal Opera House and Dallas Opera. Running time: approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including one interval. Sung in Polish with English surtitles.

Sydney: Sydney Opera House; 7.30pm 20th, 28th & 31st Jan plus 2nd, 4th & 8th Feb; 1pm 15th Feb 2017
Melbourne: State Theatre; 7.30pm 19th, 23rd & 25th May; 1pm 27th May 2017

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Carmen

Opera Australia presents Bizet's powerful opera Carmen with Rinat Shaham (Carmen), Dmytro Popov (Don Jose), Shane Lowrencev (Escamillo),  Stacey Alleaume (Micaela), Adrian Tamburini (Zuniga), Luke Gabbedy (Dancairo), Benjamin Rasheed (Remendado), Christopher Hillier (Morales), Jane Ede (Frasquita), Sian Pendry (Mercedes), Opera Australia Chorus and Orchestra Victoria conducted by Brian Castles-Onion.

4th, 6th, 11th, 13th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 24th & 26th May 2017

Ticket information and sales.

Listen to the Habanera from Carmen.




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My Fair Lady

After a record-breaking premiere at the Sydney Opera House in 2016 Opera Australia's recreation of the 1956 Broadway production of My Fair Lady comes to Melbourne’s Regent Theatre and Sydney’s Capitol Theatre in 2017.

After many years of research this recreation of the 1956 Broadway production of My Fair Lady with none other than the world-renowned Julie Andrews as the show’s director. The lady who created and made the role of Eliza Doolittle so famous for the 1956 production.

This recreation could have opened on any stage around the world, and it is with great pride that it is being staged across Australia in 2016 and 2017.

Ticket information and bookings from the official site.




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My Fair Lady

After a record-breaking premiere at the Sydney Opera House in 2016 Opera Australia's recreation of the 1956 Broadway production of My Fair Lady comes to Melbourne’s Regent Theatre and Sydney’s Capitol Theatre in 2017.

After many years of research this recreation of the 1956 Broadway production of My Fair Lady with none other than the world-renowned Julie Andrews as the show’s director. The lady who created and made the role of Eliza Doolittle so famous for the 1956 production.

This recreation could have opened on any stage around the world, and it is with great pride that it is being staged across Australia in 2016 and 2017.

Ticket information and bookings from the official site.





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Some related Sheet Music

Cover tiny file look inside My Fair Lady Alfred's Classic Musical Editions. Composed by Frederick Loewe. Piano/Vocal/Chords; Shows & Movies. Vocal Selections. Broadway. Softcover. Alfred Music #27660. Published by Alfred Music (HL.322064).