AUTHOR: Julie McErlain

The Capulets and The Montagues

24th September, 2018

Described as being “committed to presenting creative and accessible opera for everyone, and evolving the art form in adventurous ways”, Victorian Opera certainly showed why they are attracting almost capacity audiences with their fourth Bellini opera, in concert in Hamer Hall, in a one-night-only brilliant performance of The Capulets and The Montagues”.  Having an established…Read More

Dido and Aeneas

29th August, 2018

Congratulations a-plenty must go to the creators and collaborators of this performance, where outstanding young music students shared the stage with established artists. It was, I believe, the third such project this year. Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre and Ludovico’s Band, it also featured the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School (VCASS) Chamber Choir,…Read More