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Opera Queensland’s Season 2022 opens with The Sopranos, a new commission by writer Sarah Holland-Batt, celebrating the bold and rebellious roles women have played throughout the history of opera.

In this rich and exciting terrain, women dare to be different, love more intensely than is considered proper, refuse to play the roles they were supposedly born to play – and often face shockingly violent ends. Yet even as they meet madness or murder, sopranos command the stage with voices so virtuosic and emotionally powerful audiences are enthralled century after century.

Shining a light on the some of the greatest dramatic moments in the repertoire, The Sopranos challenges our assumptions, inviting us to experience these unforgettable women anew.


Creative Team
Conductor Jessica Gethin
Concept By Sarah Holland-Batt & Patrick Nolan
Written By Sarah Holland-Batt
Director Laura Hansford & Patrick Nolan
Costumes Karen Cochet & Bianca Bulley
Lighting Christine Felmingham

Deborah Cheetham
Lisa Harper-Brown
Eva Kong
Teddy Tahu Rhodes
José Carbó

Opera Queensland Chorus

Presented in association with Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Sung in several languages with English surtitles.

Complimentary pre-performance talks are held prior to the performances on 30 March, 1 April & 2 April.

  • Connecting safely at QPAC

    QPAC is operating at 100% capacity and masks are not mandatory, however we do strongly recommend you bring your mask with you to the theatre for use when physical distancing is not possible.

    All patrons are currently required to register on arrival through the Check In Qld App and from 17 December 2021 will be required to provide proof of vaccination status or medical exemption. Find out more

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Pricing Guide

Premium Adult $135 Concession^ $122 Student^^ $122 Child^^^ $68
A-Reserve Adult $115 Concession^ $104 Student^^ $104 Child^^^ $58
B-Reserve Adult $105 Concession^ $95 Student^^ $95 Child^^^ $53
C-Reserve Adult $85 Concession^ $77 Student^^ $77 Child^^^ $43
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SCHOOLS i B-Reserve $30 C-Reserve $30 1 TEACHER FREE PER 10 STUDENTS
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