Opera in the Caves, May 24 - 26 100th performance celebration!
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Opera in the Caves, May 24 - 26 100th performance celebration!

Underground Opera celebrates its 100th performance of extraordinary performances in breathtaking spaces this May, with Opera in the Caves 100th at the incredible venue that is Rockhampton’s Capricorn Caves!

May 24th - 26th, 2024.

This May, mark a momentous milestone with Underground Opera as we honor our 100th show, "Opera in the Caves," in the awe-inspiring Capricorn Caves located in Rockhampton. Immerse yourself in an intimate atmosphere that seats 90 patrons per performance, where you will be serenaded with sublime selections from legendary operas like The Barber of Seville, The Pearl Fishers, and La Traviata. The highlight? A breathtaking rendition from Turandot that promises to be the centerpiece of a truly memorable evening. Don't miss this unique blend of natural splendor and operatic excellence at Underground Opera's centenary celebration.


7:30pm Friday, Saturday & 3:00pm Sunday
The Capricorn Caves
Adults $95.00, Concessions $85.00, Child (U16yo) $60.00

Laugh, cry and cheer with Underground Opera as we embark beyond our 10 year journey!

Event Seating

This event is general admission. There is no reserved or selected seating.

Only 90 seats per performance. Intimate Opera in a perfect acoustic!
The Capricorn Caves
Nestled in the rugged limestone ranges north of Rockhampton, Queensland, lie the Capricorn Caves, a wonderland of subterranean beauty and natural grandeur.

Venue Information

Stars of the Show

Mark Connors - Pianist
Mark Connors is a graduate of Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University (QCGU), having studied classical piano under the tutelage of Oleg Stepanov.
Louise Dorsman - Opera / Broadway
As graduate of The University of Melbourne’s music program, Louise Dorsman was the recipient of the HA Owen Award and she later attended the Victorian College of the Arts as a member of the Opera Program.
Rebecca Cassidy - Opera
Rebecca Cassidy, a soprano of remarkable talent, has emerged from Townsville to become an eminent figure in the Opera world, especially lauded for her superior soprano range that boasts a lusciously rich timber and impressively agile high notes.
Jon Maskell - Opera
Jon Maskell, a resonant baritone with robust vocal capabilities, has distinguished himself as an integral fixture in the Australian Opera scene, particularly since aligning with the esteemed Underground Opera Company starting in 2015.
Ji Zhang - Opera
Ji Zhang is a Brisbane-based tenor, originally from Ningbo, China. He is a graduate of the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University in 2021, where he obtained a Bachelor of Music in Performance under the tutelage of Dr Margaret Schindler.
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