Opera Australia

STUDIO Goes for Gold

Wednesday 8 August , 9.30pm
Meow Meow 02 1000w

As the world’s sporting best sweat it out in London, join us nightly in the STUDIO arena to watch Australia’s cultural heavyweights go head-to-head. From Monday 6 to Friday 10 we’ll be screening an exclusive performance every night. They’re all champions of their field – the best cabaret of the year (Meow Meow’s Little Match…


Meow Meow wins big at Green Room Awards


Cabaret sensation Meow Meow is the talk of Melbourne after her acclaimed show Little Match Girl won four awards at last night’s Green Room Awards. The sultry chanteuse, whose show played to sell-out audiences in Melbourne and Sydney, picked up awards in the cabaret category for Outstanding Production, Best Artist, Musical Direction (Iain Grandage) and…


Artist Hijacks

Tuesday 1 May, 7.30pm

The gentleman of the arts in Australia share their influences and inspirations as they each curate an evening of programs on STUDIO. They’ll tell you about the artists, filmmakers, musicians and identities that shaped their artistic outlook, followed by the programs that impacted their careers. Guest Hijackers include Opera Australia’s Lyndon Terracini, theatre director Sam…


STUDIO PRESENTS Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: La Traviata

Monday 30 April, 8.40pm
Opera Australia La Traviata

On Monday 30 April at 8.40pm STUDIO PRESENTS the most anticipated opera event of the year – Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: La Traviata. Performed on the shimmering waters of Sydney Harbour, a specially built floating stage is set against the spectacular Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. This monumental production features a full…


Josephine Ridge Heads Up Melbourne Festival 2013

Josephine Ridge

As Brett Sheehy’s term as Artistic Director of Melbourne Festival comes to an end with this year’s event, the question of who will replace him has been hot on everyone’s lips. This week the Festival announced that Josephine Ridge, current Executive Director of Sydney Festival, would be taking on the role. During her time at…