Production Crew Expressions of Interest – Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

Posted on Friday, October 18th, 2013

In March 2014, Opera Australia will build a stage to present one of the world’s best-loved operas on one of the most breathtaking venues in the world: Sydney Harbour.

With the instantly recognisable sails of the Sydney Opera House and the span of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour 2014 will feature a fully-staged production of Madama Butterfly with world-class artists, a purpose built stage and fireworks.  Audiences will enjoy the 19 performances from a custom made seating structure for 3,000 people from Mrs Macquarie’s Point.  Further information:

An opportunity has arisen for a number of positions to join the event team for Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour as follows:

Stage Manager

Deputy Stage Manager

Assistant Stage Manager

Head of Lighting

Deputy Head of Lighting

Lead Lighting Rigger / Lead Follow Spot Operator

Lighting Riggers / Follow Spot Operators

Head Rigger

Head Mechanist

Deputy Head Mechanist


Sound Radio Mics Fitters

Wardrobe Dressers

Site Crew

For detailed position descriptions and information on how to apply, visit company website or contact Julie Pritchard on 02 9318 8227.

Applications close Monday 11 November 2013