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William Tell technically misses mark but production, and son, survive
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William Tell technically misses mark but production, and son, survive

Victorian Opera's long-awaited production of Rossini's final opera is very nearly a bull's eye.

  • by Bridget Davies

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Facing the music: Opera Australia makes its boldest move
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Facing the music: Opera Australia makes its boldest move

All eyes are on Opera Australia as the company reportedly becomes the first in the world to stage an entirely digital production.

  • by Nick Galvin
Victorian Opera turns Rossini's William Tell into a dystopian drama
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Victorian Opera turns Rossini's William Tell into a dystopian drama

The opera, rarely staged in Australia, gets a futuristic makeover with a cast of virtuoso singers.

  • by Hannah Francis
Rigoletto review: a revival full of dramatic power
Opera reviews

Rigoletto review: a revival full of dramatic power

Even with lavish crowd scenes, this Opera Australia production foregrounds emotions.

  • by Peter McCallum
Lucia di Lammermoor:  Tour-de-force soprano cuts through severity
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Lucia di Lammermoor: Tour-de-force soprano cuts through severity

The irrationality of musical seduction endures in Opera Australia's latest production.

  • by Peter McCallum
Jessica Pratt: What I know about men
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Jessica Pratt: What I know about men

Opera Singer Jessica Pratt talks on her career and the men that have influenced her.

  • by Jane Rocca