Posts from the ‘Interviews’ category

Christian Badea on Conducting

“Puccini, Verdi, Wagner and Mozart – they wrote these operas 100, 200 years ago and the scores are very strong, they are very clear. They are…

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Canberra children lend their voices to Opera Australia’s The Magic Flute

Every year, the Artistic Director of the Woden Valley Youth Choir (WVYC) chooses an operatic piece for her choir to sing. It might be an aria…

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The King and I: Q&A with Adrian Li Donni

Adrian Li Donni opens up about playing the role of Lun Tha in The King and I.

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Don Giovanni: Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Taryn Fiebig on working with Sir David McVicar

Teddy Tahu Rhodes (Don Giovanni) and Taryn Fiebig (Zerlina) open up about Opera Australia’s new Don Giovanni and what it’s like to work under Sir David…

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Jonas Kaufmann: an interview

Jonas Kaufmann can remember the moment he knew he’d ‘made it’, in almost filmic detail.

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José Carbó takes on Rigoletto

José Carbó on conquering Verdi’s “Everest” – the title character in Rigoletto.

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From martial arts to musicals: Jason Scott Lee

Jason Scott Lee leads an unusual life for a film star, preferring to live off-grid in Hawaii than in the hustle and bustle of Hollywood. He rose…

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10 minutes with Teddy Tahu Rhodes

The New Zealand bass-baritone is famous for his portrayal of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, but in recent years, he’s proved his versatility in Rodgers and Hammerstein roles. We caught up…

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