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May 12, 2015 Wgn
La cenerentola: Friends Night
La cenerentola: Friends Night

Rejoice in "Goodness triumphant" at the Friends' Night soiree!

Learn production secrets on a Backstage Tour following the show, then celebrate the season's success with the cast and crew in the Green Room.

Hosted by Wellington Friends of the Opera.

  • Tuesday May 12. — Directly following the 6pm performance
  • Meet at the Friends Desk, St James Theatre foyer
  • TICKETS
    $35 Friends, $40 Guests, $25 30 and Under

    BOOK NOW: Julie Bird, NZO Box Office.
    Phone (04) 499 8343 or 0800 NZOPERA (696 737)
  • Enquiries: Rosalie Thurston (04) 479 7623, Elaine Moffat (04) 577 3720 or Judith Day (04) 473 4736
May 14, 2015 Wgn
La cenerentola: Pre-Show Talks (W)
La cenerentola: Pre-Show Talks (W)

Pre-Show talks are held before selected performances only.

WELLINGTON PRE-SHOW TALK DATES & TIMES:
Tuesday, 14 May 6.30pm
Thursday, 12 May 5.00pm
Saturday, 16 May 6.30pm

Join us before these performances for a short Pre-Show Talk on the history of Rossini'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.

  • Thursday May 14. — 6.30 - 7pm (30 mins)
  • Hospitality Suite, 1st Floor Gallery, St James Theatre
  • FREE events
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz
June 3, 2015 Akl
La cenerentola: Pre-Show Talks (A)
La cenerentola: Pre-Show Talks (A)

Pre-Show talks are held before selected performances only.

AUCKLAND PRE-SHOW TALK DATES & TIMES:
Wednesday, 3 June 6.30pm
Friday, 5 June 6.30pm
Sunday, 7 June 1.30pm

Join us before these performances for a short Pre-Show Talk on the history of Rossini'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.

  • Wednesday June 3. — 6.30 - 7pm (30 mins)
  • Air New Zealand foyer, Level 5, Aotea Centre
  • FREE events
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz
June 21, 2015 Wgn
FRIENDS: A Winter Concert
FRIENDS: A Winter Concert

Hosted by Wellington Friends of the Opera.

Join us for a superb winter concert featuring Warwick Fyfe (baritone) and Kristin Darragh (mezzo soprano). Supported by Freemasons Resident Artists Barbara Graham and Kate Lineham. Accompanied by Bruce Greenfield.

DOWNLOAD FLYER & BOOKING FORM HERE

  • Sunday June 21. — 4 - 6pm
  • Hunter Council Chamber, 21 Kelburn Parade, Kelburn, Wellington
  • TICKETS
    $65 Friends and Benefactors
    $75 Guests
    $25 for 30 and Under
  • Enquiries: Sally Abernethy (04) 473 8506 or Robyn Vavasour (04) 971 8373
July 25, 2015 Chch
Madama Butterfly: Pre-Show Talks (C)
Madama Butterfly: Pre-Show Talks (C)

Pre-Show talks are held before selected performances only.

CHRISTCHURCH PRE-SHOW TALK DATES & TIMES:
Saturday, 25 July 6.30pm
Tuesday, 28 July 5.30pm
Thursday, 30 July 6.30pm
Saturday, 1 August 6.30pm

Join us before these performances for a short Pre-Show Talk on the history of Puccini'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 July 25. — 6.30 - 7pm (30 mins)
  • Gloucester Room, 1st Floor, Isaac Theatre Royal
  • FREE event
  • Enquiries: hello@nzopera.co.nz