Romeo & Juliet –
I Capuleti e i Montecchi
Mercury Theatre | 24 & 26 August | Tickets: iTicket
New Zealand’s brightest opera stars will celebrate their triumphant homecoming with a fiery yet intimate production of one of the world’s best-known stories of thwarted love, Romeo and Juliet at the Mercury Theatre next month.
Award-winning singers Madison Nonoa and Filipe Manu will play the leads in Auckland Opera Studio’s two 90-minute, two-act production of the great and angry Vincenzo Bellini opera I Capuleti e i Montecchi.
The pair will then head to the UK have been accepted, without audition, into the most prestigious opera training programme at the Guildhall of Music in London.