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Ausrine Stundyte as Cio-Cio-San, Elizabeth Janes as Butterfly’s child and Sarah Larsen as Suzuki in Seattle Opera's production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly. Photo by Elise Bakketun.
Opera Australia
My Fair Lady
Frederick Loewe
Elizabeth Hill Choreographer
Stuart Maunder Director
Julia de Plater Conductor
Andrew Greene Conductor
Richard Roberts Scenic Designer
Roger Kirk Costume Designer
Trudy Dalgleish Lighting Designer
Comments: Conductor for National Theatre, Melbourne, is Julia Plater. Conductor for Opera Theatre, Sydney, is Andrew Greene. Judi Connelli plays Mrs. Pearce at the National Theatre, Melbourne. Adele Johnston plays Mrs. Pearce at the Opera Theatre, Sydney.
Opening Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
Venue & 
Performance Dates:
State Theatre, Art Centre
May 15, 16, 17, 17m, 20, 21, 21m, 22, 23, 24, 24m, 25m, 27, 28, 28m, 29, 30, 31, 31m
Opera Theatre, Sydney Opera House
June 21, 25, 28, 28m
July 2, 4, 9, 12m, 15, 19, 24, 26
August 1, 4
Cast Information:
Alfred P. Doolittle Robert Grubb
Colonel Pickering Rhys McConnochie
Eliza Dolittle Taryn Fiebig
Freddy Eynsford-Hill Matthew Robinson
Henry Higgins Reg Livermore
Mrs. Higgins Nancye Hayes
Mrs. Pearce Adele Johnston
Mrs. Pearce Judi Connelli
Company Information
Opera Australia
Address:  P.O. Box 291, Strawberry Hills New South Wales 2012 Australia
Web site:
Phone:  +61 2 9318 8200
Fax:  +61 2 9310 4917

Mission Statement/Description:
"To present opera of excellence that excites audiences and develops and sustains the art form in Australia "
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Contact Us
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001
P 212-796-8620 • F 212-796-8621
From Airport:
The easiest way to reach the OPERA America offices is to get a cab at the airport. Cost is $40-45
(not including tip).
  • JFK - Take the AirTrain ($5 - approx. 15 minutes) to the Jamaica Street Station and transfer to the Long Island Railroad (LIRR). Take the LIRR to Penn Station ($12 - approx. 35 minutes). See Penn Station directions below.
  • LaGuardia - Take the M60 Bus to the Hoyt Ave/31st Street. Get on the or Train and take that to 42nd/Times Square Station. Follow the Times Square Station directions below.
  • Newark - Take the New Jersey Transit train to Penn Station ($15 - approx. 45 min). See the Penn Station Directions below.

From Penn Station/Madison Square Garden:
Leave the station through the 7th Avenue/33rd Street exit and walk south for four blocks. The building is on
the right hand side.

From Grand Central Station:
Take the Train to the 42nd/Times Square station and transfer to the Train.
Take the Train to the 28th Street stop and walk north on 7th Avenue.
The building is on the same block as the train stop.

From 42nd Street/Times Square:
Take the Train to the 28th Street stop and walk north on 7th Avenue.
The building is on the same block as the train stop.

For more detailed directions, most up-to-date pricing or to specify a different starting location, please visit the
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