Brisbane Weekend of Opera
Experience a weekend of world-class opera performances by acclaimed Australian and international artists at Brisbane’s Queensland Performing Arts Centre.
Enjoy among the best seats in the house to Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, featuring celebrated soprano Jessica Pratt reprising her internationally renowned performance of Lucia, and Rossini’s poignant masterpiece, Stabat Mater, featuring soloists Deborah Humble and David Parkin accompanied by the Queensland Conservatorium Orchestra and a 60-voice chorus.
Revel in a special, one-night-only concert performed by Pratt of highlights from Bellini’s bel canto repertoire and joined by Colombian and Australian tenors Carlos Bárcenas and Rosario La Spina.
In between performances, delight in a food and opera experience with Australian culinary icon Maggie Beer as she serves a curated opera-inspired menu over a special long lunch.