2023 Season

New Zealand Opera Presents:


Summer of Opera


Opera in the Park

Glover Park
Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland


Opera in the Pa

Te Puia
Rotorua, Te Rotorua-nui-ā-Kahumatamomoe

The Unruly Tourists (2023 Season)

March 2023

Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna

This genre-defying comedy will spark conversation long after the curtain goes down. An experience not to be missed, if only to form your own opinion.

COSÌ FAN TUTTE (2023 Season)

By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Lorenzo da Ponte

May – June 2023


(m) Orpheus (2023 Season)

By Christoph Gluck, with a re-orchestration by Gareth Farr A co-production with Black Grace

New Zealand Opera and Black Grace present a reimagining of Gluck’s Orpheus and Eurydice, directed by Neil Ieremia.

September 2023

Bluebeard’s Castle

By BélaBartók and Béla Balázs

A co-presentation by New Zealand Opera and NZSO Sung in English


An unforgettable production”  –The Guardian ★★★★★ (five stars)


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