January 30, 2013
features

Reign of Terracini to last five more years

Opera Australia endorse current artistic leadership amidst impressive financial results. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 24, 2013
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Houston Grand Opera drops the Melbourne Ring

The Houston opera company says “no thanks” to planned Neil Armfield production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 19, 2013
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The Spirit of Adventure: Lindy Hume on walking opera’s artistic tightrope

The new artistic director of Opera Queensland reflects on respect for tradition and the allure of innovation. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 17, 2013
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Review: Un Ballo In Maschera (La Fura dels Baus, Opera Australia)

V for Verdi, V for Vendetta: in this dark take on dictatorship, terrorism and betrayal, everyonewears a mask. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 16, 2013
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February issue of Limelight: Young Joan Sutherland

From secretary to superstar: the new issue charts Joan’s early years and her inspiring rise to fame. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 14, 2013
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HMV to call in the Administrators

A bad Christmas may spell the end for the UK’s last high-street music chain. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

January 7, 2013
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Five Questions for Sydney Festival director Lieven Bertels

The dutchman has given Sydney Festival an injection of classical music. But can he still break even at the box office? This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now

December 20, 2012
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Bundaberg boy wonder wins Wagner Composition prize

A major national prize for the Wagner bicentenary has been won by 17-year-old John Rotar. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Access our paywalled content and archive of magazines, regular news and features for the limited offer of $3 per month. Support independent journalism. Subscribe now