50th Anniversary Timeline

1973 Albert Herring with Festival of Perth
1991 First Opera in the Park
2003 New Patrons and productions
2010 Opera simulcast to WA
2017-West-Australian-Operas-50th-Anniversary
2015-The-Rabbits
2015-New-Artistic-Director,-Brad-Cohen
2013 New Artistic Director, Joesph Collaneri
Alan Dodge
2010-Perth-Festival-Performance-Peter-Grimes
2008-Carolyn-Chard-Returns
2007 WA Opera’s 40th Anniversary
2005-New-General-Manager
2004-Perth-Festival-Performance-Batavia
2001 A New General Manager
1999-New-Funding-Secured
1996 New Artistic Director Richard Mills
1995 New Head of Music Marilyn Phillips
1993 New Artistic Director Lindy Hume
1992 25th Anniversary Celebrations Carmen
1988-West-Australian-Opera’s-20th-Anniversary
1986-Fundraising-Concert-at-PCH-with-Dame-Joan-Sutherland
1985 The Society of Opera Lovers
1980-His-Majesty’s-Theatre
1977 10th Anniversary
1977 The Mikado
1976 A New Character Anthony Van Toll
1972 WAO First Home
1970 Musical Director Georg Tinter
1969 Year 2 Faust and La Boheme Program
1969 Executive Comittee Vincent Warrener
1967 Giuseppe Bertinazzo
1968 First Performance Carmen Newspaper Advert
1967 WAO was Constituted
1967 Dame Joan Sutherland and Marilyn Horne

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