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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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What you said: audience responses to Aida on Sydney Harbour

  Once again i absolutely loved @OperaAustralia #operaharbour production of #Aida it was just brilliant. pic.twitter.com/j1HJquz7bx — Cooper Sheppard (@CooperSheppard) March 29, 2015 @operaaustralia a triumphant…

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What you said: audience responses to Madama Butterfly

“The production, set design, lighting and of course the cast were all absolutely stunning. I have never felt so emotional at the end of a performance…

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Madama Butterfly marks 150 performances at Sydney Opera House with special deal for students

Opera Australia’s production of Madama Butterfly is now the most successful opera at Sydney Opera House, celebrating its 150th performance on Wednesday 25 February. Madama Butterfly is…

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What you said: audience responses to Tosca

Just back from 1st taste of opera #downunder & can’t decide which was better-the production or the view! #OATosca pic.twitter.com/xTDoydA1Vi — Hattie McCall Davies (@HattieMcD) January…

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6 reasons Tosca is a must-see this summer

1) An astonishing set, like a work of art Designer Michael-Scott Mitchell was recently awarded the Australian Production Design Guild Award for his sets. “The verisimilitude…

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Stephen Hall dies, aged 78

We are very sad to report the death of Stephen Hall, former General Manager and Artistic Director of the Australian Opera, as it was then known.…

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