Opera Australia

The Elixir of Love – Bravo, Opera Australia’s Humdinger Show

The Elixir of Love – Bravo, Opera Australia’s Humdinger Show

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Opera Australia’s Elixir of Love provides a perfect night out for both newcomers and aficionados of the opera alike with Rachelle Durkin as Adina winning hearts

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year – Chilling Out in Style

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year – Chilling Out in Style

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Choose from our lists of top posts to read during the summer holidays, while The Culture Concept Circle team are chilling out by taking a break until Epiphany

Alistair Trung & Pinchgut – Early Music Meets Elegant Design

Alistair Trung & Pinchgut – Early Music Meets Elegant Design

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Sometimes two forces come together, great beauty and passion in music inspires innovative design in costume. For the Pinchgut Opera, Sydney, the acclaimed Artistic Director Lindy Hume has done just that. This year she has joined forces with Set Designer Tony Assness (lauded for his party scenes in the ‘Great…

Falstaff – Merry Wives at Melbourne, a Farce of Folly & Fun

Falstaff – Merry Wives at Melbourne, a Farce of Folly & Fun

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Opera Australia’s farce has the merry wives of Melbourne gliding gloriously and singing stylishly on stage as they amusingly outwit Falstaff, and men they love

Don Pasquale – Opera Australia Delights Melbourne in Spring

Don Pasquale – Opera Australia Delights Melbourne in Spring

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Opera Australia’s Don Pasquale is about laughing at how ridiculous we all can be, presented as great to look at and glorious entertainment with gorgeous singing

Tosca – Powerhouse Trio John Bell, Puccini & Opera Australia

Tosca – Powerhouse Trio John Bell, Puccini & Opera Australia

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Opera Australia, John Bell and Puccini’s production Tosca at the Arts Centre, Melbourne showcases sublime singing and visual virtuosity with breathtaking beauty

Helpmann Awards 2014 – Celebrating the Performance Arts

Helpmann Awards 2014 – Celebrating the Performance Arts

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Helpmann Awards 2014 were announced at Sydney on Monday night 18th August in the splendidly restored historic Capitol Theatre, The King & I winning Best Musical

Opera Australia – So Much More Than Voices

Opera Australia – So Much More Than Voices

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Here at The Culture Concept Circle we love the arts and fashion. You can imagine then just how excited I was to be invited to experience Opera Australia’s costume department. A private tour no less! Located in the Sydney suburb of Surry Hills, the gorgeous Art Deco facade of Opera Australia…

Helpmann Awards – Night of Nights for Hobart Baroque & More

Helpmann Awards – Night of Nights for Hobart Baroque & More

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Great news for Hobart Baroque, Opera Australia and those nominated for the 2014 Helpmann Awards to be presented on August 18th, 2014 at Capitol Theatre, Sydney

Opera Australia’s Carmen – A Pinnacle of Opera Achievement

Opera Australia’s Carmen – A Pinnacle of Opera Achievement

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OA’s Carmen was dramatic, full-bodied and by way of dramatic contrast full of empathy, warmth and compassion as its star captured the essence of a complex woman

The Turk in Italy – Rossini’s R Rated Romp A Turkish Delight

The Turk in Italy – Rossini’s R Rated Romp A Turkish Delight

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Opera Australia’s The Turk in Italy is pure delight during which the audience is treated inclusively and singing not compromised by its many comedic highlights

Eugene Onegin –  Triumph for Tchaikovsky and Opera Australia

Eugene Onegin – Triumph for Tchaikovsky and Opera Australia

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Eugene Onegin a tale of love given freely, rejected with scorn and regretted when it’s all far too late, finally consigned to being a memory tinged with remorse