Opera in the Docklands – Moving dates

Arrive early for pre show drinks or stay late to sup with the artists in the fully licensed bar at one of Melbourne’s best kept secrets; Historic Mission to Seafarers complex in Flinders Street. Steeped in history and mystery with a huge tradition of opera galas and music, it now nestles next to the Yarra surrounded by impressive glimmering Docklands Apartments. A perfect storm for an Opera show 2021 style.
OPERA IN THE DOCKLANDS promises the hits of opera you will know with a twist of humour and musical genres. A rare chance to hear some of Melbourne’s opera singers up close and personal in an informal alternative setting.
Highlights from Carmen, La Traviata, Lakme, Marriage of Figaro, through to ‘Popera’ favourites like ‘Time to Say Goodbye’ and some Musicals along the way. Lots of warm fuzzies and goosebumps to be had.
*****Featuring Special Guest Star Artist, one of Australia’s finest and most exciting Tenors, BRADLEY DALEY, Mezzo Soprano CAROLINE VERCOE (Opera Australia, Melbourne Opera), International Soprano ALISON RAE JONES and Comic Compere CHRISTOPHER MCKENNA. With Virtuoso Pianist LEN VORSTER at the Grand Piano.
Strictly limited seats so Book Now – you might like to bring a cushion – the Heritage Listed pews are beautiful but a bit hard on the bum.
We encourage you to take public transport as it’s only a 10 minute walk from Southern Cross Station and tram stops even closer. Cheap multi-story parking in Siddeley Street.
Running time approx.75 minutes.
Food available at the Mission to Seafarers from 4pm – 7pm every Friday in Winter so come and discover this hidden Melbourne CBD gem.
Call Alison on 0410 953039 or email aliraejones@yahoo.com if you have any questions.