Pick of the week opera
Turandot Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour presents Puccini’s Turandot, a Chinese love story. Director Chen Shi-Zheng has uses Chinese and Western approaches for this production, drawing inspiration from Hollywood films, theatrical acrobatics and traditional Chinese opera. Soprano Dragana Radakovic sings the title role, alongside Riccardo Massi (pictured) as Prince Calaf. Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point, Sydney. Opens Thursday, 7.30pm. Tickets: $60-$330. Bookings: 136 100. Until April 24.