Discover Opera Series

Victorian Opera


'Victorian Opera’s popular Discover Opera series
is a wonderful way to gain unique insights
into our season and a rare opportunity
to hear from our talented guest artists.'


Nixon in China
16, 18, 21, 23 May 2013
Her Majesty's Theatre

Discover Nixon in China Wrap-Up

Our first Discover Opera event for 2013 was Discover Nixon in China. It was a unique opportunity to listen to artists and experts discuss the opera, the music and the historical events that inspired John Adams’ modern masterpiece Nixon in China.

Discover Nixon in China
Monday 29 April 2013, The Wheeler Centre
Fabian Russell – Conductor, Nixon in China
Roger Hodgman – Director, Nixon in China
Rowan Callick – Asia-Pacific Editor, The Australian
Lucy Shorrocks – Managing Director, Victorian Opera
Tess Duddy - Soprano - Performed "I am the wife of Mao Tse-tung."

Discover more about Nixon in China on our production wall and blog.