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September 20, 2014 Akl
Don Giovanni: Pre-Show Talks (A)
Don Giovanni: Pre-Show Talks (A)

Pre-Show talks are held before selected performances only.

AUCKLAND PRE-SHOW TALK DATES & TIMES:
Saturday, 20 September 6.30pm
Wednesday, 24 September 6.30pm
Friday, 26 September 6.30pm
Sunday, 28 September 1.30pm

Join us before these performances for a short Pre-Show Talk on the history of Mozart's opera. Enjoy some stories from behind the scenes of this production, plus attempt our snap quiz for you chance to win a mystery prize!

Pre-Show Talks are free to all ticket holders and no reservation is required but we suggest early arrival to be sure of a seat.

  • Saturday September 20. — 6.30 - 7pm (30 mins)
  • Air New Zealand foyer, Level 5, Aotea Centre
  • FREE events
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz
September 24, 2014 Akl
Don Giovanni: Opera Exposed Night
Don Giovanni: Opera Exposed Night

Enhance your night at the Opera - for extra treats before and during a performance book your tickets on Opera Exposed night.

Begin your evening with a Pre-Show Talk, then during interval stay in your seat for a short on-stage presentation. This will include a quick chat with selected cast members and give audience members an insight into set construction, props, direction and some of the theatrical tricks of the trade. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the action.

The on-stage presentation is approximately 10 minutes which allows patrons a chance to freshen up in the second half of the 20 minute interval.

  • Wednesday September 24. — from 6.30pm
  • ASB Theatre, Aotea Centre
  • FREE event
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz
September 24, 2014 Akl
Don Giovanni: Friends Night
Don Giovanni: Friends Night

Take a backstage tour after the show for a close-up look at the set of this exciting production, then party with the cast and crew in the Green Room at the Friends’ Night Soirée.

Hosted by Auckland Friends of the Opera.

  • Wednesday September 24. — Directly following the 7.30pm performance
  • Meet at the Friends Desk, Level 1, Aotea Centre
  • TICKETS
    $35 Friends, $40 Guests, $25 25 and Under.

    BOOKINGS: Julie Bird, NZO Box Office.
  • Enquiries: BOOK NOW. (09) 379 4068
October 14, 2014 Wgn
Don Giovanni: Pre-Show Talks (W)
Don Giovanni: Pre-Show Talks (W)

Pre-Show talks are held before selected performances only.

WELLINGTON PRE-SHOW TALK DATES & TIMES:
Tuesday, 14 October 5pm
Thursday, 16 October 6.30pm
Saturday, 18 October 6.30pm

Join us before these performances for a short Pre-Show Talk on the history of Mozart's opera. Enjoy some stories from behind the scenes of this production, plus attempt our snap quiz for you chance to win a mystery prize!

Pre-Show Talks are free to all ticket holders and no reservation is required but we suggest early arrival to be sure of a seat.

  • Tuesday October 14. — 5 - 5.30pm (30 mins)
  • Hospitality Suite, 1st Floor Gallery, St James Theatre
  • FREE events
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz
October 14, 2014 Wgn
Don Giovanni: Friends Night
Don Giovanni: Friends Night

Take a backstage tour after the show for a close-up look at the set of this exciting production, then party with the cast and crew in the Green Room at the Friends’ Night Soirée.

Hosted by Wellington Friends of the Opera.

  • Tuesday October 14. — Directly following the 6pm performance
  • Meet at the Friends Desk, St James Theatre foyer
  • TICKETS
    $35 Friends, $40 Guests, $25 25 and Under

    ENQUIRIES:
    Sam Williamson (04) 472 3011
    Oliver Ibbetson (04) 676 114

    BOOKINGS: Julie Bird, NZO Box Office
  • Enquiries: BOOK NOW. (04) 499 8343
October 14, 2014 Wgn
Don Giovanni: Opera Exposed Night
Don Giovanni: Opera Exposed Night

Enhance your night at the Opera - for extra treats before and during a performance book your tickets on Opera Exposed night.

Begin your evening with a Pre-Show Talk, then during interval stay in your seat for a short on-stage presentation. This will include a quick chat with selected cast members and give audience members an insight into set construction, props, direction and some of the theatrical tricks of the trade. Just sit back, relax and enjoy the action.

The on-stage presentation is approximately 10 minutes which allows patrons a chance to freshen up in the second half of the 20 minute interval.

  • Tuesday October 14. — from 5pm
  • St James Theatre
  • FREE event
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz