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Anthony LaPaglia will make his Australian stage debut as Willy Loman in an exclusive Melbourne season of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman. He explains why he decided to take on the role.
by Jo Litson
On the Record
Handel’s tree-hugging despot enjoys a lively new outing, the Philly aces Rachmaninov, Christian Li explores Mendelssohn, and Offenbach’s Peruvian soufflé fizzes with fun.
by Clive Paget
Conductor Rick Prakhoff and violist George Deutsch reveal their ambitious plan for the Zelman Memorial Symphony Orchestra’s 90th birthday celebration.
by Maddy Briggs
Sound artist Daniel Portelli explains how an art music/video essay about our relationship with mangroves is a form of forest therapy.
by Daniel Portelli
Sisters Courtney and Emily Monsma are currently performing alongside each other in one of their dream musicals, and it feels like it was meant to be.
by Jo Litson
Farah Karim-Cooper’s radical reassessment that refuses to throw the Bard out with the bathwater.
by Diana Simmonds
The emotional territory may feel familiar, but the inventive way it’s treated does not.
by Jason Blake
In the Limelight
Guy Noble's Soapbox
Fed up with being bombarded with requests for feedback about everything from online purchases to hotel visits, Guy Noble ponders sending reverse feedback.
Théotime Langlois de Swarte didn’t choose
the life of a Baroque violinist; it chose him. Ahead of his Australian tour, he talks about his quest to find his musical voice and the 1665 Jacob Stainer violin he plays.
Justin Williams is Assistant Principal Viola with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. He discusses his First Symphony, which old friend Umberto Clerici commissioned and will conduct at QSO.
5 Questions For
Since 2017, the Melbourne-born violinist has been based in London, where she is Associate Leader of the Philharmonia Orchestra. She discusses playing with the Australian World Orchestra.
The Australian performer discusses growing up
in Jamaica, playing Billie Holiday on stage, and her regret at not playing an instrument.
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