Category: Arts community

Introducing Avenue Opera
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Introducing Avenue Opera

Emma Pearson is an Australian soprano, based in Wellington with her husband Wade Kernot. Emma was scheduled to sing the Countess in our production of The Marriage of Figaro, due to open next month and now rescheduled for next year. What has Emma been doing in the meantime? She’s launched Avenue Opera with Wade, a...

Opera in schools 2020
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Opera in schools 2020

Education and outreach work has long been valued by NZ Opera.  Our new strategic vision continues to invite you to journey with us as we explore all the mystery and possibilities opera presents! Three strands – Connecting Children, Connecting Young People, and Connecting Communities frame the programme, and last year alone over 28,000 of you...

Thankful for Art #TFA
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Thankful for Art #TFA

Creative New Zealand’s new advocacy campaign Thankful for Art reminds us to let creatives know that we appreciate the art they give us, by sharing the art we love on social media with the hashtag #TFA. We’re thankful for art. Right now in homes around AotearoaNew Zealand, we’re thankful for art. Let’s show it! Ināianei,...