Limelight has received a Small Business Grant from the City of Sydney through its COVID-19 Relief Grants for a three-part program to support performing arts companies as they gradually return to the stage.
New initiatives from Ensemble Offspring, Pinchgut Opera and Strange Bedfellows are among the recipients.
Gina Williams and Guy Ghouse will create an opera about the traditional story of the magpie and crow.
Two young mezzo-sopranos have launched a new podcast series in which they interview opera performers, among them Australian soprano Lauren Fagan. They explain how and why.
Live Performance Australia has welcomed the package of grants and loans, while the MEAA has described it as a “slap in the face” to workers in the industry.
Lang’s new opera counts the cost of knowing Glenn Gould.
Stanford’s last opera shows extraordinarily dexterous word-setting.
Castorf’s take on Janáček’s prison opera sure involves a lot of cooks.
Baroque soap opera: Gervais does fifty weddings and a funeral.
Soprano Eva Kong is about to make her debut as Manon in Seoul – though the performances, which were planned to take place in front of an audience, will now stream live.
In his final column, Clive Paget recommends Glass at the Met, OA's Turandot, and a handful of European gems.
Opera-Bytes is Victorian Opera’s latest digital offering from its youth chorus ensemble, VOYCE.
Eleanor Lyons and her conductor/pianist husband Vladimir Fanshil have formed LIVEATYOURS, a new project offering “micro-concerts” in people’s homes, which launches tonight.