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Opera Australia launches OA|TV featuring archival footage of Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour 900 600 Ellie

Opera Australia launches OA|TV featuring archival footage of Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

Unable to perform live while the country is in COVID-19 lock-down, Opera Australia has created another way to share their performances with opera fans, today launching OA | TV

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR AIDA 2015 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR AIDA 2015

An Ethiopian slave girl secretly in love with the commander of the Egyptian armies. As Egypt prepares to march on Ethiopia, Aida faces a terrible choice: to save her country, she must betray the man she loves…

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR TURANDOT 2016 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR TURANDOT 2016

A powerful lust meets an icy heart. In a land of executioners, riddles and fear, can love conquer death?

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR CARMEN 2017 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR CARMEN 2017

Carmen stamps her feet, tosses back her hair and draws you into her world. Men fall instantly under her spell, and once you’ve heard her sultry Habanera, you’ll fall for opera’s favourite femme fatale, too…

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR LA BOHEME 2018 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR LA BOHEME 2018

A candle sputters out in the Parisian night. Two hands meet in the dark and four friends’ lives are changed forever…

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR MADAMA BUTTERFLY 2014 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR MADAMA BUTTERFLY 2014

This is the story of a Japanese girl who marries a US naval officer while he is on shore leave. With their child she waits expectantly for his return

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HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR WEST SIDE STORY 2019 900 600 Ellie

HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR WEST SIDE STORY 2019

This tragic love story tells the tale of two young people whose happiness is destroyed by the hate of two enemy camps in New York City’s urban jungle…

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Opera Australia announces new Patron in Chief 900 600 Ellie

Opera Australia announces new Patron in Chief

Internationally recognised philanthropist and passionate opera lover, Dr Haruhisa Handa, Chairman of the International Foundation for Arts and Culture has been announced as

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