Sydney to stage silent opera

Sydney to stage silent opera


norman lebrecht

August 30, 2016

The audience will wear headphones outside and the orchestra will be safely indoors for the opera house’s own story, told in Alan John’s Sydney Opera House – The Opera (The Eighth Wonder).

Full story here.


  • JustSayin says:

    Not the first – Daisy Evans has been doing this in the UK for some time, and was sponsored by Sky Arts for doing so –

  • Sam says:

    As above. Daisy Evans’s opera company ‘Silent Opera’ has already been doing this in London. They go to China in October with a show.