EVENT: Staging Rentals make opera epic

The giant head of an ancient Egyptian queen looms large in Sydney harbour, the centrepiece for this year’s Handa Opera on the harbour production of Aida. The 18-metre-high bust of Nefertiti was brought to life by event construction company, Staging Rentals & Construction Services. Designed by Mark Thompson, the team at Staging Rentals built the opera’s epic set piece over three months in the company’s Alexandria warehouse. As the centrepiece in Aida, a love story set in ancient Egypt, Nefertiti stands 18-metres tall, is roughly eight-metres wide, weighs over 15 […]

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