Opera Australia


Interview: Madame Butterfly

The Chinese-born soprano Sharon Zhai and the Western Sydney-born tenor Matt Reardon are meeting each other for the first time. This interview and photoshoot is something of an icebreaker. Steve Dow from Audrey Journal reports.

Interview: Nat Jobe

The last time Riverside audiences saw Nat Jobe he was a donkey. Before that, he toured Australia dressed as a sheep and played a hyena in Disney's The Lion King. He was both Dog and Frog in the family show Room on the Broom. This winter he joins u...

Just Announced:
Award-winning Opera Companies
on Riverside’s Big Screen

At Riverside we now have a state of the art surround sound cinema. Enjoy screenings from award-winning opera companies around the world in the comfort of our own home right here in Parramatta. Check out the upcoming program here.

Opera Australia’s The Marriage of Figaro tours to Riverside

As part of the 2016 national tour, Riverside Theatres will present Opera Australia’s new production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro this August. Michael Walls from Western Sydney Business Access reports.

April Showers With Classical Stars

During April, Riverside is going to be filled with classical stars at the top of their game performing incredible works of music. It’s also going to be bursting with the stars of tomorrow, undiscovered unknowns who are on the brink of shaking up t...

The majestic queen of Ancient Egypt takes centre stage

The head of Ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti loomed in the heart of Sydney Harbour earlier this year for Handa Opera’s production of Aida. Captured live, we are giving you the opportunity to experience the spectacle of this breathtaking prop and o...