Special Events

Throughout the year Victorian Opera presents unique concerts, recitals and productions around Victoria and Tasmania.


Heroes, Heroines and Villains - In association with Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival

Sunday 14 January 2018, 8pm
Mary’s Mount Centre (Loreto College), Ballarat, Victoria

Enjoy an unforgettable evening with the most recognisable, loved and loathed characters from across opera’s stages. Olivia Cranwell, Carlos E. Bárcenas and Stephen Marsh perform arias, duets and ensembles from operas by Puccini, Verdi, Mozart and Bizet.


Opera in the Garden: A Twilight Recital in the Cloudehill Theatre

Saturday 27 January 2018, 6:30pm
Cloudehill Gardens, Olinda, Victoria

Pack a picnic and a bottle of wine for an evening of opera in the beautiful Cloudehill Gardens in the Dandenong Ranges. Relax among the flowers and listen to Olivia Cranwell, Shakira Dugan, Carlos E. Bárcenas and Stephen Marsh perform some of the most-loved music from the world of opera.


Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette in Concert - In association with Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra (TSO)

Saturday 20 October 2018, 7:30pm
Federation Concert Hall, Hobart, Tasmania

Victorian Opera continues its thriving relationship with Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra with a one-night-only performance of the world’s greatest love story in an operatic retelling by French composer Charles Gounod.