Joan Sutherland News

Announcement of Opera Australia's 2017 SeasonAnnouncement of Opera Australia's 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Join Opera Australia's artistic director Lyndon Terracini as he unveils plans for the 2017 Season when opera's traditional home closes for an upgrade. (more...)

MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews to Play Brisbane and Melbourne Following Sydney EngagementMY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews to Play Brisbane and Melbourne Following Sydney Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2016

Producers John Frost and Opera Australia's Lyndon Terracini are thrilled to announce today that Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady directed by Julie Andrews will play seasons in Brisbane and Melbourne following the Sydney season at the Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House. (more...)

Sydney Opera House Reveals Designs for $202 Million RenovationSydney Opera House Reveals Designs for $202 Million Renovation
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

The Sydney Opera House has announced a $202 million renovation project, the largest upgrade program since it opened in 1973.  (more...)

Tucker Gala to Bring All-Star Lineup Home to Carnegie Hall This FallTucker Gala to Bring All-Star Lineup Home to Carnegie Hall This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2016

One of the most highly anticipated events of the opera season, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala returns home to New York's Carnegie Hall for the first time in more than a quarter of a century on Sunday, October 30. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Melodrama And Marvellous Music Unfold In SIMON BOCCANEGRABWW REVIEW: Melodrama And Marvellous Music Unfold In SIMON BOCCANEGRA
by Jade Kops - Jul 28, 2016

Opera Australia's interpretation of Giuseppe Verdi's tale of love, jealousy, politics and altered identities, SIMON BOCCONEGRA returns to the Sydney Opera House. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Sir David McVicar' COSI FAN TUTTE Draws Out The Darkness Beneath Mozart's Beautiful MusicBWW REVIEW: Sir David McVicar' COSI FAN TUTTE Draws Out The Darkness Beneath Mozart's Beautiful Music
by Jade Kops - Jul 20, 2016

McVicar's beautiful vision is paired with the wonderful voices of five of Australia's and one of America's finest singers and the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra to expose the disturbing attitudes that unfortunately still prevail. (more...)

Destination NSW to Welcome Julie Andrews & Emma Walton Hamilton in AugustDestination NSW to Welcome Julie Andrews & Emma Walton Hamilton in August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2016

On Sunday 28 August at the Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Opera Australia and Gordon Frost Organisation in partnership with the NSW Government's tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW will present A Conversation with Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton. (more...)

BWW INTERVIEWS:  BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II with SYDNEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conductor and Co-Creator George Daugherty Shares His Passion And Enthusiasm With BWW SydneyBWW INTERVIEWS: BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II with SYDNEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conductor and Co-Creator George Daugherty Shares His Passion And Enthusiasm With BWW Sydney
by Jade Kops - Jul 4, 2016

BroadwayWorld Sydney was given the chance to chat to George Daugherty, Conductor and Co-Creator of BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II ahead of the concerts with Sydney Symphony Orchestra. (more...)


by Jade Kops - Jun 29, 2016

STEPHEN PAGE ANNOUNCED AS THE RECIPIENT OF THE 2016 JC WILLIAMSON AWARD® AUSTRALIA'S PRESTIGIOUS LIVE PERFORMANCE INDUSTRY ACCOLADE (more...)

BWW Review: THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES Is A Bizarre, Juicy, Fairytale Feast Of Color And ComedyBWW Review: THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES Is A Bizarre, Juicy, Fairytale Feast Of Color And Comedy
by Jade Kops - Jun 24, 2016

Opera Australia's interpretation of Sergei Prokofief's THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES returns to delight and entrance Sydney audiences. An explosion of colour, light, and fabulous physicality, this work breaks the mould of traditional opera with animated, accessible music and clever lyrics. (more...)

BWW Review: The Colours Of Cuba Breathe New Life Into Opera Classic CARMENBWW Review: The Colours Of Cuba Breathe New Life Into Opera Classic CARMEN
by Jade Kops - Jun 18, 2016

Recognisable melodies of Bizet's CARMEN and iconic images of Havana are blended together to retell this passionate story of infatuation, independence, strength and seduction for a modern audience. (more...)

'Celebrating David!' Gala Honors the Career of San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley'Celebrating David!' Gala Honors the Career of San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2016

On Thursday, June 16, the San Francisco Opera honored Company General Director David Gockley with a gala evening and concert titled Celebrating David! Many of the leading artists from the world of opera gathered to honor one of the great careers in the modern history of the art form. Gockley, who in 2014 announced that he would retire from his position as General Director at the completion of the 2015­­-16 Season on July 31, has led a storied career of more than 40 years as an opera impresario. (more...)

Archie Roach to Receive Distinguished Artist Award at the Melbourne 2016 ISPA CongressArchie Roach to Receive Distinguished Artist Award at the Melbourne 2016 ISPA Congress
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2016

Celebrated Australian musician Archie Roach AM will be awarded the Distinguished Artist Award at the Melbourne 2016 International Society for the Performing Arts (ISPA) Congress this Thursday 2 June, with revered journalist and author Stan Grant presenting the accolade to the tireless social justice campaigner. (more...)

Barry Humphries, Cate Blanchett, Nick Cave and Olivia Newton-John Among Stars on Adelaide Festival Centre's WALK OF FAMEBarry Humphries, Cate Blanchett, Nick Cave and Olivia Newton-John Among Stars on Adelaide Festival Centre's WALK OF FAME
by Marianka Swain - May 30, 2016

Adelaide Festival Centre's Walk of Fame is one step closer to realisation, with the public and critics' star recipients now announced. Big names honoured include Barry Humphries, Geoffrey Rush, Cate Blanchett, Tim Minchin, Benedict Andrews, Sir Robert Helpmann, Dame Joan Sutherland, Olivia Newton-John, Guy Pearce, Hugo Weaving, Nick Cave and Billy Connolly. (more...)

The Human Race Theatre Company to Stage MASTER CLASS, 6/9-26The Human Race Theatre Company to Stage MASTER CLASS, 6/9-26
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

? The Human Race rounds out its 2015-2016 season with the 1996 Tony Award winner for Best Play, Master Class. One of the opera world's greatest legends takes center stage as Maria Callas gives three aspiring singers a rough introduction to the reality of performing. During a voice master class at the Julliard School, this controversial personality-now in the twilight of her career-remains fearless as she looks back upon her life-the triumphs and heartbreaks, the egos and ambitions, the glories and the scandals. This biographic drama presents a revealing look at a commanding diva and the sacrifice for art. (more...)

IN THE MOOD National Tour Kicks Off in Melbourne, Sept. 8IN THE MOOD National Tour Kicks Off in Melbourne, Sept. 8
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Following their 2011 and 2013 sold out Australian tours, the brassy, all-singing-all-dancing-all-American celebration of Swing Jazz returns to our shores on a massive coast to coast run throughout September and into October. (more...)

*PHOTOS & VIDEO* Cast Announced For The 60th Anniversary Production Of MY FAIR LADY at Sydney Opera House *PHOTOS & VIDEO**PHOTOS & VIDEO* Cast Announced For The 60th Anniversary Production Of MY FAIR LADY at Sydney Opera House *PHOTOS & VIDEO*
by Jade Kops - May 12, 2016

*PHOTOS & VIDEO* The Principal Cast of the 60th Anniversary Production of MY FAIR LADY was announced in Sydney. *PHOTOS & VIDEO* (more...)

Photo Flash: Flowers and Fanfare! Inside MY FAIR LADY's Big Announcement in SydneyPhoto Flash: Flowers and Fanfare! Inside MY FAIR LADY's Big Announcement in Sydney
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this evening, Australia's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, just announced its leading players, featuring acclaimed British performer Alex Jennings, as Professor Higgins and the young Australian star, Anna O'Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle. Scroll down for photos from the big casting announcement in Sydney! (more...)

A 'Loverly' Lineup! Alex Jennings and Anna O'Byrne to Lead MY FAIR LADY in SydneyA 'Loverly' Lineup! Alex Jennings and Anna O'Byrne to Lead MY FAIR LADY in Sydney
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Australia's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, just announced its leading players, featuring acclaimed British performer Alex Jennings, as Professor Higgins and the young Australian star, Anna O'Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle.  (more...)

SYDNEY SINGS Festival to Launch in JulySYDNEY SINGS Festival to Launch in July
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Today Leo Schofield AM and Jarrod Carland, together with the NSW Government launched an exciting new cultural event - to be staged exclusively in Sydney - SYDNEY SINGS. (more...)

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