Sunday 29 October 2017, 2pm
At the Arden Crescent Uniting Church, Rosanna, Melbourne$27 (adult), $22 (concession), $10 (student 16 and over), $5 (student)
Antoinette Halloran is one of Australia’s most accomplished and best-loved sopranos. She performs regularly with all the major Australasian opera companies and symphony orchestras and appears frequently on national television and radio. In 2015/2016 Antoinette Halloran sang the title role in Madama Butterfly and Fata Morgana in The Love for Three Oranges for Opera Australia and Mrs Lovett in a new production of Sweeney Todd for Victorian Opera and New Zealand Opera. 2017 engagements have included the title role in Tosca for West Australian Opera and concert appearances with the Melbourne, West Australian and Christchurch Symphony Orchestras.
Dual Helpmann Award-winning James Egglestone is one of Australia’s finest young tenors. In 2015/2016 he sang Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly) and Froh (Der Ring des Nibelhungen) for Opera Australia, the title role in Faust for State Opera of South Australia, Cavaradossi (Tosca) for New Zealand Opera and Cassio (Otello) for Auckland Philharmonia. In 2017, he sings Edrisi (Krol Roger) for OA and makes major appearances in Christchurch, Melbourne and throughout regional Australia.
Antoinette and James will present a program of operatic favourites and highlights from musical theatre.