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An aerial photo of a crowd of thousands under lights in a park surrounded by high rise buildings Park opera still on song after 30 years
Reviews

Park opera still on song after 30 years

27 February 2021

The exceptional talents of some of our great opera stars turned Opera in the Park’s 30th Anniversary Gala into a transcendent experience, Rosalind Appleby discovered.

Reading time • 5 minutesPerth Festival
A woman with long dark hair smiles at the camera Talking opera with Penny Shaw
Podcasts

Talking opera with Penny Shaw

17 February 2021

After 20 years of singing with the West Australian Opera, Penny Shaw is finally allowed to talk! The soprano is the MC for the City of Perth Opera in the Park this year and in this entertaining podcast she chats to Rosalind Appleby about life as an opera diva hosting gala events.

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Beauty and bewilderment
Reviews

Beauty and bewilderment

25 February 2020

Tiffany Ha praises Hansel and Gretel, despite some questionable production aspects.

Reading time • 4 minutesPerth Festival
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Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio

Cleaver Street Studio