Pacific Opera is the Young Artists’ opera company. We produce fresh, vibrant opera with a twist, providing a platform for the stars of tomorrow.
Meet our 2016 Young Artists and Adjunct Performers.
Visit our YouTube Channel and catch up on the performances you've missed!
Pacific Opera performing "Serenade to Music" with Willoughby Symphony Orchestra at Last Night of the Proms on 20/21 August 2016.
2013 alumna Zoe Drummond has won the prestigious Lady Fairfax New York Award for 2016, awarded by the Opera Foundation for Young Australians! Zoe will spend a 6-week period of study in New York learning from the very best in the industry, enjoying a prize valued at $43,000. Congratulations, Zoe!
Current Young Artist Nicholas Tolputt (Countertenor) has swept the field of Australian opera singing prizes this year! We are so proud to announce that Nicholas has won the prestigious Marianne Mathy Award at the Australian Singing Competition (adjudicated by Lyndon Terracini, Artistic Director of Opera Australia, resulting in a $30,000 scholarship and other career development opportunities including interviews, and the chance to audition for an international opera company), in addition to winning first prize in the Sydney Eisteddfod Operatic Aria Scholarship ($35,000 scholarship, $5,000 cash, plus airfares to the value of $3,000 allowing him the opportunity to engage in advanced studies abroad). Congratulations, Nic!