Violetta is the life of every party. A courtesan with a heart of gold, she’s
free and free-spirited. Could a little love change everything?
Experience the joy and heartache of the world’s most popular opera at Sydney’s
best night out. Fireworks light up the sky at every performance. A giant chandelier
shimmers over the harbour stage. Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour is “the ultimate
Sydney experience” (Yahoo! Travel).
In 2020, we present La Traviata: the story that inspired Moulin Rouge.
Arrive early to enjoy drinks or dinner at one of the five pop-up bars and restaurants
on site. Drink in the view as the setting sun glimmers over the city skyline. Then
take your seats in the comfortable grandstand to enjoy “a ravishing visual spectacle”
The 3.5-tonne chandelier sparkles with 10,000 crystals. The biggest scenes feature
80 performers on stage and party boats in the harbour.
Verdi’s score offers flying melodies, rousing drinking songs and heartbreaking
duets. Brian Castles-Onion conducts the opera, with a live orchestra hidden under