Lunchtime Recital Series - TANZOS Showcase

Date Wednesday 22 March 2023
Time 1pm - 2pm
Where Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, Gate 2B, Knighton Rd, University of Waikato, Hamilton, Waikato
Admission Cost Free for current students / Non-students to pay entry fee
Te Pae Kōkako - The Aotearoa New Zealand Opera School (TANZOS) is a new intensive MMus in Advanced Opera Studies and is the first of its kind in Aotearoa. The programme will have the artists working closely with international tutors, travelling for residencies with opera companies both here and abroad, and engaging in an holistic training programme encompassing everything young artists need to get the best start in an opera career.  For more information, visit
This recital is a public introduction to our inaugural cohort and a chance for you to see them in action: Sopranos Katherine Winitana and Rhiannon Cooper, Mezzo-soprano, Cecilia Zhang, Tenors, Emmanuel Fonoti-Fuimaono (not available for the recital) and Taylor Wallbank and Bass-Baritone, Alfred Fonoti-Fuimaono. The programme will include well-known arias and ensembles from many of the world’s best-loved opera composers: Puccini, Verdi, Mozart, Bizet, Wagner and more.

Non-students will need to purchase tickets here
Free for current University of Waikato students (proof of student ID will be required for entry)