Category: Opera

Covid-19 Update
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Covid-19 Update

Monday 23 March, 2020 Good afternoon New Zealand Opera’s offices will close today, with our people moving to work-from-home arrangements, as we play our part to limit the spread of COVID-19. We acknowledge that it is not business as usual for us and the many people who work with us. However, our team will be...

2020 tickets on sale
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2020 tickets on sale

Tickets go on sale today for New Zealand Opera’s 2020 programme – Revolution Redemption Resignation. This landmark year for the Company sees one three-centre mainscale opera tour and three site-specific works as New Zealand Opera celebrates 20 years and begins to implement a new strategic direction, purpose and values. General Director Thomas de Mallet Burgess says that New...

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SAVE RNZ CONCERT

New Zealand Opera is deeply concerned about the proposal to move RNZ Concert from FM to AM and cut the wonderful context and arts coverage provided by the station’s announcers and producers. We have joined many others publicly and behind the scenes to voice our strong opposition to this plan. We have sent this letter...

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The Lullaby Project

New Zealand Opera has partnered with the Carnegie Hall Weill Music Institute on a something very special, bringing The Lullaby Project to Aotearoa. The Lullaby Project was launched by Carnegie Hall in 2011, working with new and expecting parents to write personal lullabies for their child or children with the help of professional artists. Since...

Revolution Redemption Resignation: 2020 Season
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Revolution Redemption Resignation: 2020 Season

New Zealand Opera reveals the Company's 2020 programme, underpinned by a new purpose and values that are focused on connecting with New Zealand people and stories, and introducing the art form to new audiences.