2020 Summer of Opera
New Zealand Opera presents a summer celebration of music in parks
Auckland Music in Parks
New Zealand Opera presents….Opera in the Park
Date: Saturday 25th January, 5pm – 7pm
Venue: Glover Park, 32 Glover Rd, St Heliers
Join the tradition, bring along your picnic and enjoy a fabulous evening of music and song with some of New Zealand Opera’s most talented young singers. Due to popular demand, Opera in the Park is moving to the larger location of Glover Park, St Heliers. The programme is yet to be announced, but is certain to include some of your most well-loved operatic hits.
Lazy Sundays Christchurch
New Zealand Opera & Atlas Voices present….Opera in the Gardens
Date: 16th February 2020 between 3.30pm to 5pm
Venue: Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Rolleston Ave, Christchurch
New Zealand Opera and Atlas Voices combine forces for a beautiful afternoon of opera under the musical direction of Ravil Atlas. The concert features local soprano Amanda Atlas, Freemasons New Zealand Opera Artist Andrew Grenon (tenor) and the Freemasons New Zealand Opera Chorus accompanied by New Zealand Opera’s Head of Music Lindy Tennent-Brown. The programme includes favourites by Mozart, Donizetti, and Verdi. Bring along a picnic and enjoy the music in the stunning surroundings of the Archery Lawn.
Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival
New Zealand Opera presents….Opera in the Pavilion
Date: 19th & 20th February 2020 8.00 pm (TBC)
Venue: The Hamilton Gardens Pavilion
New Zealand Opera presents a delightful evening of opera under the early evening stars in the beautiful setting of the Hamilton Botanic Gardens. Some of New Zealand’s most promising young singers will present a programme which will include favourites by Mozart, Verdi and Puccini.
Saturday 25th January, 5pm – 7pm
Glover Park, 32 Glover Rd, St Heliers
19th & 20th February 2020 6.30pm (TBC)
The Hamilton Gardens Pavilion
16th February 2020 between 3.30pm to 5pm
Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Rolleston Ave