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Shakespeare in Love

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26th September, 2016

Reminding us that “music be the food of love”, Songmakers Australia made a fascinating selection of excerpts from nine of Shakespeare’s plays, plus Sonnet 130, as ...

Our Man In Havana

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20th September, 2016

A standing-room-only audience contributed to the tropical vibe of Lyric Opera’s latest mounting of rarely performed operatic gems by notable Australian composers. Hailed at its triumphant ...

Opera: The Art of Emotions

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17th September, 2016

Arguably, more than any other art form, opera stimulates our emotions. Through dramatic stories, grand spectacle, and powerful music, singing and words, it has undoubtedly inspired ...

Australian Ballet: Nijinsky

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12th September, 2016

Opening night at the ballet has its traditions: champagne, haute couture, and high aesthetics. However exquisite and beautiful last Wednesday night proved to be, it was ...

Concert Reviews

The Kingdom

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26th September, 2016

The English composer Sir Edward Elgar is best known for his Pomp and Circumstance marches, and no Last Night at the Proms would be complete without ...

ABO: Sato and the Romantics

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24th September, 2016

You know Christmas is approaching when the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra advertises its Noël! Noël! concerts, with Messiah its first concert for 2017. Before that, however, there’s ...

MSO: Beethoven Festival

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20th September, 2016

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra this year presented a Beethoven Festival concentrating on the piano concertos, by definition a shorter season then when they presented all nine ...

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Shakespeare in Love

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26th September, 2016

Reminding us that “music be the food of love”, Songmakers Australia made a fascinating selection of excerpts from nine of Shakespeare’s plays, plus Sonnet 130, as ...

Our Man In Havana

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20th September, 2016

A standing-room-only audience contributed to the tropical vibe of Lyric Opera’s latest mounting of rarely performed operatic gems by notable Australian composers. Hailed at its triumphant ...

Opera: The Art of Emotions

voyage-to-the-moonuse
17th September, 2016

Arguably, more than any other art form, opera stimulates our emotions. Through dramatic stories, grand spectacle, and powerful music, singing and words, it has undoubtedly inspired ...

Australian Ballet: Nijinsky

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12th September, 2016

Opening night at the ballet has its traditions: champagne, haute couture, and high aesthetics. However exquisite and beautiful last Wednesday night proved to be, it was ...

Jayson Gillham on tour

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7th September, 2016

Australian concert pianist Jayson Gillham is the perfect example of a quiet achiever. Described by one English critic as possessing “a calm, unshowy keyboard style” these ...

Bangarra Dance Theatre: OUR land people stories

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6th September, 2016

Bangarra Dance Theatre has long been an iconic feature on the Australian arts scene. An Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander contemporary dance company founded in 1989 ...

Curtains

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23rd August, 2016

From the opening burst of sound and dazzling array of costumes Curtains was clearly going to be a huge success. Described as “a musical comedy whodunnit” ...

Melbourne Bach Choir: The Kingdom

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19th August, 2016

For its 10th anniversary, the Melbourne Bach Choir has chosen a great work, which is celebrating its own 110th anniversary. For the inside story, Classic Melbourne ...

Tannhäuser

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19th August, 2016

Once again Melbourne Opera has proved that it is a company up for a challenge. After successful concert performances of Rienzi, another of Wagner’s operas neglected ...

Choir of Hard Knocks 10th Anniversary Concert

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17th August, 2016

Many years ago Melbourne heard The Choir of Hard Knocks and immediately took it to its heart so that, recently, Hamer Hall was packed with faithful ...

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