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HOW Opera - Australian Women in Music Awards Discussion

Yesterday opera makers gathered together to talk about how we can better craft an inclusive and innovative future for Australian opera. I was honoured to host the panel which featured: Cheryl Barker AO, Deborah Cheetham AO, Heather Fairbairn, Dr Jordin Steele, and Lissa Twomey. It was an exciting conversation, one of many to follow as our industry responds to shifts in culture and audience. A number of people have reached out asking for a copy of my opening remarks which provided a rapid-fire introduction to the current national conversation. They are posted below (with a few minor tweaks for clarity and inclusion of references) along with a link to the Facebook livestream.

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