Wanganui Opera Week 2017 - The Best Ever?
We have been hearing that since Great Opera Moments finished.
If you were not there you missed a treat.
If you were - have a look at our gallery page, new pictures are being added
Students from across New Zealand join their internationally renowned Tutors and Répétiteurs at the Wanganui Collegiate School for two weeks intensive training of vocal and stagecraft skills.
Many well known operatic names with successful national and international careers attended the School including Simon O'Neill - who now revisits the School as tutor; the trio 'Sol3 Mio' started here, Philip Rhodes attended the School and there are many more students who have progressed to study in the great opera houses of Europe and America.
Wanganui Opera Week again looks forward to welcoming you to the many events held in and around the city.
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San Francisco Opera's singing tutor, Cesar Ulloa will be teaching at Wanganui Opera Week 2017!
The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation is a major sponsor of the New Zealand Opera School and the picture here shows Dame Kiri on her first visit in January 2016 surrounded by the Staff and Students of the School