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Heroes and Villains

Regional Tour 2017
7 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017

Devilish villains, beloved heroes, thrilling opera

Victorian Opera returns to regional Victoria for a series of unforgettable evenings with the most recognisable, loved and loathed characters from across opera’s stages. 

From the villainous Don Giovanni to the tragic Madama Butterfly, hear Puccini, Verdi and Mozart with beloved music from operas including The Magic FluteRigolettoLa Bohème and Carmen.

Starring a cast of Australia’s most exciting operatic talent, be mesmerised by beautiful voices performing opera’s most passionate arias, duets and ensembles alongside a live orchestra.

An unmissable night with opera’s favourite Heroes and Villains! 


Saturday 7 October 7:30pm - Mildura Arts Centre, Mildura
Saturday 14 October 7:30pm - The Capital, Bendigo
Saturday 28 October 7:30pm - ESSO BHP Billiton Wellington Entertainment Centre, Sale

The running time is approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including interval.

Cast & Crew


Richard Mills


Olivia Cranwell
Michelle McCarthy
Cleo Lee McGowan
Shakira Dugan
Carlos E. Bárcenas
Timothy Reynolds
Nathan Lay
Stephen Marsh


Victorian Opera Chamber Orchestra

This production is proudly supported by

the Victorian Government’s Major Victorian Regional Touring Program.