Singing Teacher - Drama Teacher - Vocal Coach - Language Coach - Corporate Coach - Dramaturge; Petah is all of these and more.

For the aspiring singer or performer Petah is an inspiration, for in the world of entertainment she has been there and done that.

As a professional performer, singer, actor and dancer she has appeared in a variety of plays, operas, oratorio, operetta, recitals, television and radio, from cabaret to Carmen with many organisations including:

  • Sydney Conservatorium
  • Rockdale Municipal Opera Company
  • Oratorio with Bransby Byrne and The Western Symphonia in St. Andrews Cathedral
  • Sydney Opera House Trust
  • Opera Australia
  • Sydney Club Circuit
  • ABC Radio and Television: Recital, Opera, Drama
  • Voice overs / advertisements for Commercial Radio / Television
  • Women's Television programme CBN8 Orange / CWN6 Cowra
  • Brisbane Light Opera Company
  • Lyric Opera Company of Queensland, now Opera Queensland
  • Royal Queensland Theatre Company, Drama and Music Theatre
  • Arts Council of Australia, Drama

A Puccini Vocal Scholarship winner Petah took advantage of every opportunity to study in order to further her career.

Petah as Carmen

Vocal Studies:

  • Mme. Marianne Mathy, Sydney
  • Elizabeth Todd, Sydney
  • Vera Rosza, London
  • Kaye Williams, Vienna

Drama Studies:

  • Doris Fitton, Sydney

Short Courses:

  • Cicely Berry, Voice for Actors
  • Bill Pepper, Accents
  • Rowena Balos, Shakespearean Acting
  • Jean Benedetti, Directing
  • Geoffrey Parsons, Opera Master Class
  • Hans Hotter, Opera Master Class
  • Elizabeth Schwartzkopft, Opera Master Class
  • David Harper, Operatic Coaching
  • Anthony Legge, Operatic Coaching English National
  • Dr Gunther Lehmann, Operatic Coaching Vienna State