Thursday 29 November, 2018 - Wednesday 5 December, 2018
A triumph of casting and repertoire, Pinchgut Opera is proud to present four-time Grammy Award-nominated queen of opera Vivica Genaux with an all-star cast, including superb Australian countertenor David Hansen, for a truly un-missable event. Under the sure hand of Artistic Director Erin Helyard they will revive Hasse’s extraordinary work for the first time in Australia.
Sunday 7 April, 2019
In a masterly celebration of Eastertide joy, Pinchgut performs Bach’s Easter Oratorio. Alongside Bach’s jewel we present Telemann’s Thunder Ode, performed for the first time in Australia. An evening of sheer jubilation, uplifting elegance and grace.
Thursday 13 June, 2019 - Wednesday 19 June, 2019
Based on the final chapters of Homer’s timeless poem the Odyssey, Monteverdi’s late masterpiece is an epic yet intimate story of love, constancy and sacrifice. Fernando Guimarães stars as Ulysses, a role he has sung to international acclaim.
Sunday 25 August, 2019
With his crystal clear, agile and shining soprano voice Valer Sabadus is well established within the ranks of the world’s top countertenors. Join us as Erin Helyard conducts the Orchestra of the Antipodes alongside this star countertenor for an evening of Vivaldi, Hasse, Porpora and more.
Wednesday 4 December, 2019 - Tuesday 10 December, 2019
Vivaldi’s unique blend of beauty and brilliance take flight in Farnace. Orchestral colour and dramatic characterisation combine for one of Vivaldi’s greatest theatrical triumphs. We have assembled some of the world’s finest voices in this passionate drama of political and dynastic intrigue.