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Opera Queensland strives to redefine the artform in 2024 program

Opera Queensland is pushing boundaries with 2024 season

Opera Queensland’s 2024 season throws down the gauntlet for ambitious programming and fresh approaches to what opera can be. “If we are not taking risks as an arts company, why are we here?” artistic director Patrick Nolan says. “The stage is a place to celebrate and interrogate questions and ideas we are thinking about as …

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Michael Honeyman brings A Queer Romance to Opera Queensland

Michael Honeyman chats to QNews about his upcoming show, A Queer Romance, for Opera Queensland. Michael Honeyman has curated an intimate and personal performance inspired by queer romance throughout history. He was approached to tell his story for Opera Queensland’s Studio Series and felt inspired to explore a theme close to his heart. “One of …

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Trills and Thrills at Opera Qld’s La Traviata

This is a musically thrilling La Traviata. Congratulations to Opera Queensland for this gripping fusion of singing, playing, and most crucially, conducting. Maestro Dane Lam showed a keen flair for this classic by Giuseppe Verdi, and the Queensland Symphony Orchestra responded with passion. Whether savouring the moment or pressing fatefully on, it was a pleasure …

Hunky Aussie Baritone Duncan Rock Takes To The Stage In Opera ‘Don Giovanni’

With all the buzz around Opera Queensland’s upcoming production of Don Giovanni, QNews Magazine sat down with rising international opera star, the chiselled 6′ 4″ Scottish-born Aussie baritone Duncan Rock. Rock takes on the title role role in Mozart’s timeless masterpiece for the seventh time in his career, and we asked how a hunky young …