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13th March, 2019

Viewpoint: Parsifal

As a member of  Victorian Opera Youth Chorus Ensemble, VOYCE, Hayley Jobson writes about her experience as a member of the chorus for Victorian Opera’s recent ...

06th March, 2019

Jersey Boys

With 34 musical numbers it would be easy to dismiss Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, as a mere juke box ...

28th February, 2019

Dramatic Venture for Andrea Katz

March 2019 sees what is being hailed as one of the most exciting theatrical events of the year on stage at Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre. Moisés Kaufman’s ...

25th February, 2019

Richard Gill AO: Celebration of a life

Hamer Hall was full. So many friends and admirers wanted to share this opportunity to celebrate the life and legacy of a man who had given ...

22nd February, 2019

Victorian Opera: Parsifal

The last of Wagner’s operas and possibly the last performance of a Wagner opera in Melbourne for the foreseeable future, Victorian Opera’s outstanding production of Parsifal ...

21st February, 2019

The Production Company’s COMING OF AGE season

Turning 21 is a milestone in anyone’s book, and Melbourne’s Production Company is justly proud of its achievements as it enters its 21st year.   Jeanne Pratt ...

Concert Reviews

One of the Melbourne Recital Centre’s most welcome initiatives has been to feature homegrown talent in their Local Heroes series, now in its eighth year. A …

German flautist, maker, composer and author, Johann Joachim Quantz is quoted as saying “For that which does not come from the heart does not easily reach …

Though it was St Patrick’s Day and a Grand Prix jet flew over at one stage, little of the Irish celebrations or the Formula 1 races …

On a balmy Saturday night, amidst the cacophony of nearby F1 celebrations, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra presented their Season Opening Gala to an appreciative, near-capacity Hamer …

Barwon Heads Fine Music Society is a post-SeaChange initiative to preserve the community spirit of the former “Village by The Sea”. Starting initially in private homes, …

For their 2019 concert tour The Sixteen’s Associate Conductor, Eamon Dougan, took the place of Founder and Conductor Harry Christophers to skillfully direct this renowned a …