An Opera Set in Your Home

Opera Queensland premieres an experimental Augmented Reality (AR) experience created in partnership with Google’s Creative Lab.

An Opera Set in Your Home

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Opera Queensland Artistic Director & CEO Patrick Nolan and Jonathan Richards, Creative Lead at Google’s Creative Lab, take you behind the scenes.

An Opera Set in Your Home

Early in 2018 Google’s Creative Lab approached Opera Queensland and invited them to explore what might be possible if Augmented Reality (AR) were to become part of the process of staging an opera. The driving artistic question of the project would be: what would happen if we could step outside the traditional setting for opera and render an operatic performance in a user’s home? Could we make live performance more accessible – by offering everyone a front row seat – and at the same time allow a user to feel a deeper connection to the music and the performers? READ MORE

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