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Sydney Opera House

Overview
Works: 607 works in 906 publications in 4 languages and 9,619 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Operas  Exhibition catalogs  Computer games  Interviews  Software  Interactive multimedia 
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 )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 741 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 )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell performance to the operatic stage, this production captures the horror and tragedy of the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre, as well as the splendor and romance of 16th century France
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
23 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 )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in French and English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opera Australia performs this famous opera, with Joan Sutherland in the title role of Lakme
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 251 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
La fille du régiment a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Présentation de l'opéra LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT de Gaetano Donizetti, livret de Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges et Jean-François-Alfred Bayard par les choeurs et l'orchestre du Australian Opera dirigés par Richard Bongange et dans une mise en scène de Sandro Sequi. Performance sur la scène du Sydney Opera House. Principaux rôles chantés par Joan Sutherland, Gordon Wilcock, Heather Begg, Stephen Bennett, Gregory Yurisich, Anson Austin, David Lemke et Marie-Claire
Adriana Lecouvreur ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in Italian and held by 121 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
Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in Italian and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of Gaetano Donizetti's opera, which tells about the powerful, ruthless Borgia family, led by Cesare Borgia and his sister Lucretia, who ruled 16th century Italy
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 66 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
Gala concert by Joan Sutherland ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On June 12, 1985 the Sydney Opera House hosted the greatest exponents of the art of 'bel canto:' Joan Sutherland and Marilyn Horne with Richard Bonynge conducting the Elizabethan Symphony Orchestra
Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthony Warlow stars in the dazzling Opera Australia production of Johann Strauss' Fledermaus, set in the 1930's New York
Stage struck discover Australian performance ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adriana Lecouvreur opera in 4 acts by Francesco Cilèa ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragic story of a Parisian actress
Don Giovanni opera in two acts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Don Giovanni, a libertine, a rake with a devil-may-care attitude, is portrayed by Teddy Tahu Rhodes in a production where he first appears on stage in a costume where less is definitely more! Charismatic and sexy, Rhodes's acting and singing is magnificent. His misused servant, Leporello, is played by Conal Coad, who skillfully promotes the opera's comic elements whilst delivering a thumping bass full of drama"--Container
Stephen Fry live at the Sydney Opera House by Stephen Fry ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 27 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
Les Huguenots by Giacomo Meyerbeer ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and English and held by 26 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
La bohème by Giacomo Puccini ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in Italian and English and held by 26 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 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sydney style : Objectsdesignideas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 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
 
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Alternative Names
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)
Sydney (N.S.W.) Opera House
Sydney (N.S.W.) Sydney Opera House
Sydney Opera House
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