Back by popular demand! Opera Bites, Sydney's favourite boutique opera company has once again partnered with The Castlereagh Boutique Hotel to bring you an unforgettable afternoon of opera's most sublime music as seen on the big screen, complete with a decadent sparkling high tea. Tickets are now on sale for this exclusive, elegant event!
Tickets are now on sale for this exclusive, elegant event!
As you step through the doors of this breath-taking heritage listed ballroom, you'll find yourself immersed in the world of operatic splendour.
Held on Saturday 24th August, 2.00pm, "Opera Goes to the Movies" offers a unique showcase of opera's greatest hits from your favourite films.
"You might be surprised to discover just how much opera you recognise" says Murray Dahm, Artistic Director of the company. "Its larger-than-life melodies permeate our daily life from advertising campaigns to major films. We love bringing opera to life for newcomers as well as the seasoned opera goer and really believe it can be accessible and enjoyable for anyone."
Jam-packed with melodic and memorable tunes, the 90-minute show promises showstoppers like 'O mio babbino caro' from A Room with a View, 'Nessun Dorma' from Mission Impossible, 'Brindisi' from Pretty Woman, 'The Ride of the Valkyries' from Apocalypse Now and the Barcarolle from Life is Beautiful. Narrated in true Opera Bites style, this fully costumed event is complemented with a delicious sparkling high tea.
Immerse yourself in an afternoon of Hollywood glamour! Expect to feel like you have front-row seats as you get up close to the thrill of live performance.
Enjoy fabulous costumes, beautiful music and superb dining under the dazzling chandeliers of the historic Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, but be warned, The Opera bite can last a lifetime!
Tickets include entertainment, sumptuous high tea and a glass of sparkling.
Book now at opera-high-tea-movies.eventbrite.com.au. Early bookings are advised as places are strictly limited.