Bruce Edwards, once a miner working beneath the earth's surface, has ascended as the innovative and prominent founder of the Underground Opera Company, Australia's most rapidly expanding and distinct opera enterprise.
Stars of the Show
Meet the talented cast of the Underground Opera Company, featuring a diverse ensemble of acclaimed vocalists and performers. Each actor brings a unique flair to our avant-garde productions. Read their bios and join us for a show!15 Posts
Mark Connors is a graduate of Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University (QCGU), having studied classical piano under the tutelage of Oleg Stepanov.
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.
Bryleigh Parsons-Pope stands as a striking embodiment of multi-talented artistry, seamlessly blending her passion for singing, acting, and musical performances with her academic pursuits.
From the age of eight, Nathan Kneen discovered his love for the melodious world of music, embarking on a journey that transformed him from a young soprano to an exceptionally gifted tenor, blessed with a wide-ranging vocal capability.
Ben Peters, an exceptionally talented vocalist and distinguished stage performer, has demonstrated his adaptability and prowess in the performing arts world, having completed his Bachelor of Musical Theatre with flying colors at the prestigious Queensland Academy of Excellence in Musical Theatre.
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.