We believe great music enriches us, individually and as a community. We believe a vibrant arts scene is the lifeblood of a progressive society. We believe Queensland audiences deserve an opera company of the highest standard, a company that serves the whole of Queensland, and that opera must flourish for future generations to experience.
Our intrepid Project Puccini team have spent the last two months travelling to eight regional centres throughout Queensland to search for local chorus members for our upcoming production of La bohème.
Lindy Hume’s production of Rigoletto opened at the Lyric Theatre QPAC on Saturday, 15 March.
The OperaQ Studio is singing again as the cast and creatives of Rigoletto have joined us to commence rehearsals.
Project Puccini is a world-first initiative by Opera Queensland, which gives hundreds of Queenslanders the opportunity to perform in the chorus of a brand new production of Puccini’s La bohème.
FiZZ!, a fresh and imaginative new Primary Schools touring production based on Donizetti’s much-loved opera The Elixir of Love is selling fast throughout Queensland.
The final Community Workshop in the OperaQ Studio for 2013 saw 30 participants, aged from 13 to 81, come together for a week of music, drama, movement, fun and self-discovery.