Posts from the ‘Resources’ category

Playlist: opera’s bad mothers

From murderous to mad, mums in opera get a pretty bad wrap. Ahead of mother’s day, we thought we’d find the best of mums in opera…

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Cheat sheet: Rigoletto

Everything you need to know about the opera many consider Verdi’s masterpiece.

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Secret Sydney: how to spend a weekend in the emerald city

What’s on your Sydney bucket list? Getting a glimpse of that famous skyline, breathing in the salty harbour air at sunset, sampling the best of Sydney’s…

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Cheat Sheet: Madama Butterfly

A cheat’s guide to the beautiful opera Madama Butterfly.

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Cheat Sheet: Eugene Onegin

A cheat’s guide to the beautiful Russian opera.

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Cheat Sheet: Carmen

Everything you need to know about the world’s most popular opera.

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Madama Butterfly: a Japanese Tragedy

“Is it love or fancy, I cannot tell you. All that I know is, She, with her innocent charm has entranced me. Almost transparently fragile and…

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Cheat Sheet: The Turk in Italy

Everything you need to know about the Rossini opera you’ve never heard of: The Turk in Italy. Who was the composer? Gioachino Rossini. Rossini is a…

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