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“THE FLYING DUTCHMAN” in New Zealand on October 5th

“THE FLYING DUTCHMAN” RICHARD WAGNER Brooding. Boundless. Haunting. The Flying Dutchman, a cursed sea captain, sails his phantom ship across the world’s oceans. Only true love can save him and every seven years he is allowed one night to venture … Continue reading

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A MODERN DAY SETTING ‘DON GIOVANNI’ APPLAUDED IN NEW ZEALAND

NEW ZEALAND OPERA, NEW ZEALAND “DON GIOVANNI” WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Italian libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte The Ultimate Seduction. “Here for a good time, not a long time” might well be the motto of Don Giovanni, opera’s greatest anti-hero. A thoroughly hedonistic womanizer, … Continue reading

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