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Opera Australia 2017

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OA 2017

Opera Australia presents an exciting new season of four new productions at Arts Centre Melbourne in 2017

In May, John Bell’s fiery new production of Carmen takes the stage, along with Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci and Szymanowski’s King Roger, new co-productions with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

In November, Melbourne-born international star, Danielle de Niese, takes the lead in Graeme Murphy’s glamorous new production of The Merry Widow. 

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  • Carmen
    4 May 2017 - 26 May 2017 Carmen

    The ultimate femme fatale is here to stamp her feet, toss her hair and dance. Will she love Don José? Maybe. Will you fall for her sultry Habañera? Definitely.

  • Cavalleria Rusticana Pagliacci
    10 May 2017 - 20 May 2017 Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci

    Roll up for a double dose of desperation and drama in this classic double bill of tragedies with stories that cut all too close to home.

  • King Roger
    19 May 2017 - 27 May 2017 King Roger

    A powerful tale where paganism and sensuality battle religion and restraint.

  • The Merry Widow
    15 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017 The Merry Widow

    A delicious confection: a light-hearted look at love amid the champagne and glitter of Art Deco France.

  • TAB pre-show dinner packages
    5 Oct 2016 - 30 Nov 2017 OA Dinner Packages

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