Posts by Jennifer Williams

From Perth to the Metropolitan Opera: 10 minutes with Rachelle Durkin

10 questions (with enlightening answers) for Australian superstar soprano Rachelle Durkin.

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Dan Potra reveals his set design for Turandot on Sydney Harbour

Dan Potra has a principle, and it’s true whether he’s working on the Sydney Olympics, a brand new Philip Glass opera or an extravaganza at Edinburgh…

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Lally Katz on writing the libretto for The Rabbits

Lally Katz is one of Australia’s most prolific and produced playwrights, the kind of fresh voice that Australian theatre craves.

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Cheat Sheet: Anything Goes

Who was the composer? American composer and lyricist Cole Porter was a national treasure by the time he died at age 72, with a swag of…

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What you said: Turandot reactions

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what the audience and critics are saying about Turandot at the Sydney Opera House. Turandot the most amazing opera…

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A Stitch in Time: Jenny Tiramani On Costume Design

Jenny Tiramani is not your average costume designer. For a start, she’s not interested in pretence – she designs clothes, not costumes. There are no press…

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Todd McKenney: How a maraca-shaking boy from Oz became a household name

Todd McKenney was already a regular on stage and screen when he shook his maracas and danced his way into the Australian consciousness in the 1998…

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