There are star-studded classics on offer across the board. In theatre, we have Sydney Theatre Company’sCat on a Hot Tin Roof and Malthouse’s Cloudstreet. West Australian Ballet’s production ofLa Bayadère
is a magnificently re-imagined classical ballet, presented with the
West Australian Symphony Orchestra, while Opera Australia’sRigoletto features a fabulous cast of international and home-grown stars.
May has to be the month of music for the sheer range on offer, from Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’sMetropolis
celebrating some of the world’s finest living composers, to Tasmanian
Symphony Orchestra’s journey of discovery with a mouse inMaximus Musicus, Sydney
Symphony Orchestra’s trip to regional NSW with Slava Grigoryan and
Australian Chamber Orchestra partners with the Sydney Opera House to
present the world premeire of Margaret Wild'sThere's a Sea in my Bedroom - an immersive introduction to live music, capturing the magic of a child's fantasy world.
State Opera South Australia adds a touch of rarity with Cunning Little Vixen,a seldom heard opera considered a masterpiece of early 20th century music.
are sensational collaborations too with hip-hop trio Thundamentals
teaming up with Queensland Symphony Orchestra, and the Australian
Brandenburg Orchestra and Circa presenting a riveting combination of
contemporary circus and English Baroque music.