Events in Australia & Overseas

'Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg', Melbourne Arts Centre: 13-22 November 2018

Opera Australia’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg - a co-production with Covent Garden - at the Melbourne Arts Centre.

The cast will include Melbourne Ring veterans James Johnson as Sachs, Stefan Vinke as Walter, Warwick Fyfe as Beckmesser, with Natalie Aroyan debuting as Eva.

Details: https://opera.org.au/whatson/events/die-meistersinger-von-nurnberg-melb…

'Meistersinger' in Melbourne, pre-talk Harmony out of Discord by Heath Lees: November 2018

Those attending the AO Melbourne production of The Meistersinger may wish to attend a pre-opera talk being given by the inimitable Heath Lees in St Johns Southgate.


Tuesday 13 November 2018 - 10.30am to 11.45am
Saturday 17 November 2018 - 9.30am to 10.45am
Monday 19 November 2018 – 10:30am to 11:45am
Thursday 22 November 2018 – 10:30am to 11:45am


Bookings and information
http://wagnermelb.org.au/the-meistersinger-pre-opera-talks/

Bayreuth Festival, 'Die Walküre' in Abu Dhabi: 30 January & 1 February 2019

In partnership with Katharina Wagner, the great grand-daughter of Richard, and producer of the Bayreuth Festival, there is an exciting opportunity to attend Die Walküre performed at the Iconic Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi on 30 January and 1 February 2019.
(https://www.kempinski.com/en/abudhabi/emirates-palace)