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Opera world is plunged into mourning as leading director Graham Vick dies from Covid aged 67 World-renowned opera director, from Birkenhead, lost Covid battle on Saturday  Maestro had produced operas...

Opera Australia has been forced by the pandemic lockdown to scrap the remainder of its winter season in a move expected to cost the company up to $4 million. In all, 37 productions of Aida, Attila, Otello...

Victorian Opera has revived a plan to build a major new performance and development hub in Melbourne after recording a bumper $2.5 million profit from its pandemic-stricken 2020. The windfall, thanks to...

Opera Australia’s first Melbourne performance in 16 months descended into a Marx Brothers farce on Thursday night thanks to an almighty technical snafu that sure put the Aiii into the company’s hi-tech...

Director Erick Oh spent six years working as an animator at Pixar, working on titles such as “Finding Dory and “Inside Out” before joining Tonko House. His nine-minute long animated shortlist...

Opera houses across the US dimmed their lights Friday in honor of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, whose passion for the art form was born in a Brooklyn school gym in 1944 when she was 11 years...

Opera Australia is being taken to the Fair Work Commission in a dispute over the proposed axing of musicians, choristers and crew. The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance is unhappy with the premiere...

Barcelona’s Gran Teatre del Liceu finally reopened on Monday after months of inactivity due to COVID-19 — to an audience of approximately 2,292 house plants. A string quartet performed Giacomo...

Arias & Emergecy! Doctor who left the NHS to become an opera singer returns to the front line where he cheers up patients and colleagues by singing in A&E Dr Alex Aldren nicknamed ‘Dr Opera’ recently...

It’s the only show in ANY town! Phantom of the Opera returns to the stage in South Korea four weeks after being shut down when cast member caught coronavirus A touring production of the show has...

Scandal-hit opera singer Placido Domingo, 79, ‘feels fine’ and is resting at home after reports he had been hospitalized with COVID-19 Placido Domingo says he ‘feels fine’ less...

Opera Australia has extended a financial lifeline to more than 600 staff who have been temporarily stood down because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Effective from Monday, the city's premier performance...

Royal Opera vows to re-think ‘sexist classics’ where women are mutilated, raped or married off after facing criticism about onstage misogyny in wake of MeToo movement Royal Opera House promises...

A winery in Virginia said it has only six crates of grapes left after more than two tons of grapes were stolen from it Monday night. ...

If anyone knows the ins and outs of the Kardashian clan, it’s Khloé’s longtime BFF. On Thursday, June 28, Malika Haqq posted a birthday message for Khloe and in it are some choice words like...

One day after Khloe Kardashian spoke out for the first time about her decision to stay together, Tristan Thompson posted an affectionate Snapchat video with True, their baby daughter. In the selfie recording,...