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Sydney Opera House

Overview
Works: 610 works in 892 publications in 4 languages and 9,772 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Operas  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Computer games  Juvenile works  Software 
Roles: Performer, Producer
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Sydney Opera House
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puccini's opera directed by Baz Luhrmann of Moulin Rouge and Strictly Ballroom fame. DVD
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the massacre of the Huguenots by the Catholics on the night of St. Bartholomew's, August 24, 1572. Queen Marguerite de Valois seeks to unite in marriage the house of Nangis and the house of St. Bris to end the religious differences which have disturbed her reign. A misunderstanding brings disasterous results
Lucia di Lammermoor dramma tragico in due parti by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a feud between the Scottish families of Ravenswood and Lammermoor, Enrico has gained the upper hand over Edgardo, murdering his kinsmen and usurping his estates. By the time of the opera's action, in the late 17th century, Enrico's fortunes have begun to wane; in political disfavor, he stakes all on uniting his family with that of Arturo, whom he means to force his sister, Lucia, to marry."--Container
Lakmé by Léo Delibes ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera Australia performs this famous opera, with Joan Sutherland in the title role of Lakme
Dialogues of the Carmelites by Francis Poulenc ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An opera based on the true story of 16 Carmelite nuns who were eventually guillotined for refusing to deny their belief in God during the French Revolution
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verdi's powerful opera tells a tale of civil war and treachery. A nation and a family are torn apart as two men - adversaries in love and war - are driven to betrayal and murder by desire for the same woman
Adriana Lecouvreur opera in quattro atti by Francesco Cilèa ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic tale of love and jealousy, based on the life of Adriana Lecouvreur, considered the greatest French actress of the 18th century
The daughter of the regiment an opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The waif Marie is adopted by a French army regiment, falls in love with a Tyrolean youth called Tonio, but is carried off to live with the Marquise of Berkenfeld who plans to turn her into a genteel lady and marry her to an aristocrat; but the Marquise turns out to be her long lost mother who lets her marry Tonio in the end
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in Italian and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of love and intrigue set in 16th century Italy. A young man, Gennaro, meets the despised Lucrezia Borgia and is attracted to her. Lucrezia's husband, Alfonso, is jealous and plots his revenge on Gennaro. Just before he dies from poisoning, Lucrezia tells Gennaro that she is his mother. She too drinks poison and dies with him
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baron von Eisenstein is supposed to go to jail for eight days for a minor offense, but decides to attend a ball first. When the governor of the jail comes to take him away he finds the Baroness entertaining a former suitor. To avoid difficulty she persuades the suitor to pose as her husband and go to jail for a night. She then goes to the ball alone and faces other complications. The next morning everyone arrives at the jail and all confusions are eventually cleared up
Lakmé opera in three acts by Léo Delibes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Indian priestess falls tragically in love with a British officer
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfredo falls in love with the beautiful courtesan, Violetta, who is dying from consumption. Later, while living together in the country, Violetta is visited by Alfredo's father asking her to give him up. Persuaded, she returns to her former life and is publicly insulted by Alfredo who misunderstands her motives. He eventually learns the truth and returns to Violetta only to find her dying
Stage struck discover Australian performance ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jewellery 1900/1976 : a survey of 20th century jewellery from the Pforzheim Jewellery Museum, Pforzheim, Germany by National Gallery of Victoria ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni opéra en deux actes by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don Giovanni is a young man who is obsessed with amorous conquests. He encounters Donna Anna, who seeks revenge for her father's death by Don Giovanni's hands
Stephen Fry live at the Sydney Opera House by Stephen Fry ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two icons come together when Fry speaks about travel, art, TV, madness and everything else for one night only at the Sydney Opera House
Sydney style : Objectsdesignideas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stage struck discover Australian performance ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Explore backstage to ... direct your own show, try scriptwriting, design your own sets, costumes and soundscapes, rehearse your actors, dancers and singers, meet Australian performing artists"--Container
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maria Callas, soprano ; Chor und Orchester der rai Roma ; Tullio Serafin, con
La traviata opera in three acts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Australian opera
Communities NSW. Sydney Opera House
New South Wales. Dept. of the Arts, Sport and Recreation. Sydney Opera House
New South Wales Sydney Opera House
Opera Australia
Opéra de Sydney
Opera House
Sydney (Australie) Opéra
Sydney (Australie) Sydney opera house
Sydney (N.S.W.). Opera House
Sydney (N.S.W.). Sydney Opera House
Sydney. Opera House
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