Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Sunday 5th May-Wednesday 4th September 2019
The Met’s 13th season of live movie theater transmissions includes ten spectacular productions featuring opera’s greatest stars.
La Traviata - 5 May 2pm, 8 May 11am
Michael Mayer’s richly textured new production features a dazzling 19th-century setting that changes with the seasons.
Adriana Lecouvreur - 19 May 2pm, 22 May 11am
Anna Netrebko is the ultimate diva” (Observer) in the title role of the real-life French actress who dazzled 18th-century audiences with her on -and off stage passion.
Carmen- 23 June 2pm, 26 June 11am
Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress
La Fille du Régiment - 30 June 2pm, 3 July 11am
Tenor Javier Camarena and soprano Pretty Yende team up for a feast of bel canto vocal fireworks.
Die Walküre - 28 July 1.30pm, 31 July 10.30am
Soprano Christine Goerke plays Brünnhilde, Wotan’s willful warrior daughter, who loses her immortality in opera’s most famous act of filial defiance.
Dialogues des Carmélites - 1 Sept 2pm, 4 Sept 11am
Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom.
May 5, 8, 19, 22
June 23, 26, 30
July 3, 28, 31
September 1, 4
Sunday 2pm, Wednesday 11am
Suter Theatre, in the Suter Art Gallery Complex
208 Bridge Street, Nelson
Adults $33, Seniors/Children $28
Ratings to be confirmed
Tickets from State Cinemas Website - Suter Link ph. 03 5483885 ext 1.