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We're Hiring: General Director
Our current General Director Stuart Maunder leaves the company at the end of June to take up a new role with State Opera of...
Meet the 2018 Interns
As we head into rehearsals for our two mainstage seasons in March, the Dame Malvina Major Emerging Artists are preparing to take on their...
Singers Pop Up in Auckland
For the past four Monday mornings, several dozen keen singers have come to The Opera Centre in Parnell for the New Zealand Opera Pop-Up...
Kátya Kabanová in five links
2017 season comes to a close with Leoš Janáček’s Kátya Kabanová, first performed in 1921.
Programme prepares young Kiwi singers to converse on the international stage
A new opera programme created by Dame Malvina Major will offer rare training in the spoken word for young New Zealand singers on the...
Candide, Coffee & Tosca!
James Benjamin Rodgers is back in New Zealand for our next two productions - Tosca and Candide. We caught up with him to...
New Zealand Opera names Dame Malvina Major Foundation Scholarships for 2018...
New Zealand Opera today announces five talented young singers as recipients of Dame Malvina Major Foundation scholarships for the 2018 season.
2018 Season – on sale now!
Tosca – Candide – The Elixir of Love – La bohème
Two minutes with James Benjamin Rodgers
New York-based Tenor James Benjamin Rodgers is wrapping almost three months in New Zealand for Carmen, playing the second-in-command smuggler Le Remendado. James won’t...
Two Minutes with James Harrison
The Dame Malvina Major Foundation Fellow talks Carmen, family and music education
Who is Reg Livermore?
Candide will see one of the stalwarts of the Australian stage joins us as Voltaire / Dr Pangloss – fulfilling a life-long ambition!
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Season closes with Kátya Kabanová
This beautifully cinematic production transports Kátya Kabanová to white picket-fence 1950s America, where Janáček’s evocative music betrays what lies beneath the surface
Life in the Chorus
We talk to Jessica Duirs, a member of the Auckland branch of the Freemasons New Zealand Opera Chorus
Meet New Zealand Opera’s New Executive Director
This month we welcome our new Executive Director, Richard Knowles to New Zealand Opera.