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No more “Bah Humbug” - Carols with Opera Q
Join members of Opera Queensland for an evening of Caroling
Love singing Christmas Carols? Well, here is your chance to exercise your vocal cords and to join in and sing with some of Queensland's best operatic stars this Friday evening.
After a complimentary drink to welcome you as you enter South Bank Rydges stunning Soleil Bar, be entertained by the opera's favourite compère, baritone Jason Barry-Smith and the stars of Opera Queensland as they sing up a feast of festive tunes.
Jason Barry-Smith will lead you through the Carol singing
As a graduate of Queensland's own Conservatorium of Music, Jason has forged a career with Opera Queensland, singing in both operatic and musical theatre roles, most recently as Pish Tush in The Mikado. Jason enjoys giving the gift of music to the community and has co-coordinated the Opera Q Young Artist program as well as leading members of the public through the Sing, Sing, Sing season in 2019. The latest Christmas offering is meant to be a relaxed musical evening with everyone joining in for a hearty rendition of favourite Christmas carols and songs to celebrate the festive season.
After you've demonstrated your vocal prowess, why not continue to celebrate the Christmas spirit by kicking on with your partners-in-song and experience Rydges sensational Soleil bar to round off your Friday evening in style. Combining timber features with a palette of gold and white, the venue offers a warm and inviting space to linger with glass in hand next to the pool. Bring a friend, come in a group, or just treat yourself to a merry occasion of music-making and socialising.
Tickets to the event cost $38 and you can book your tickets online at Eventbrite. Tickets sell fast, so why not catch up with your friends at Opera Queensland's last Sing Sing Sing for 2019 this Friday 6 December between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm.
The event will be held in the Podium Room 4 in Rydges at South Bank in Brisbane.