time & dates

27 Mar, 2019

Wednesday

7:30pm

28 Mar, 2019

Thursday

7:30pm

29 Mar, 2019

Friday

7:30pm

30 Mar, 2019

Saturday

7:30pm

About the show

West Australian Opera are proud to present the return of Opera in the Quarry with four concert performances. This event is back by popular demand with new exciting operatic moments from your state opera company. Gather your friends, plan a picnic and enjoy the magic of opera set against the iconic Quarry amphitheatre to create a memorable evening under the stars.

Event Information:

  • Opera in the Quarry is an all weather event.
  • Chairs are provided for all patrons (No BYO chairs).
  • BYO Picnic and Beverages are permitted.
  • Frequently Asked Questions HERE

Cast

Soprano – Emma Matthews
Mezzo soprano – Fiona Campbell
Tenor – Paul O’Neill
Baritone – James Clayton
Accompanied by – Chris van Tuinen

Synopsis

1.      Glitter and Be Gay  (Candide)

2.      Au fond du temple saint (The Pearl Fishers)

3.      Dido’s lament  (Dido and Aeeneas)

4.      Perfidi!… Pietà, rispetto, amore (Macbeth)

5.       Purquoi me reveiller (Werther)

6.      Little Priest (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)

7.      Vissi d’arte (Tosca)

8.      E lucevan le stelle (Tosca)

9.      Carmen Habenera (Carmen)

10.    Largo al factotum (Barber of Seville)

11.   Juliet’s Waltz (Romeo et Juliette)

12.    Bella figlia dell’amore (Rigoletto)

Pre-show dining

Order your Picnic Hamper in advance and collect on the evening

https://www.quarryamphitheatre.com.au/Limestone-Cafe/Quarry-Hamper-Order

Location

Quarry Amphitheatre

1 Waldron Dr, City Beach

Getting there

Parking is located onsite at the Quarry Amphitheatre

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