Bel Canto Spectacular
Honouring Lady Potter’s 90th Birthday
Starring Helena Dix
Saturday 21 August at 3pm
Melbourne Opera is pleased to honour its founding Patron-In-Chief Lady Potter AC on the occasion of her 90th birthday with a concert of popular bel canto arias and ensembles.
Acclaimed international bel canto star Helena Dix headlines this wonderful concert, joined by distinguished guests Sam Sakker, Christopher Hillier, members of the Richard Divall Emerging Artists Program, the Melbourne Opera Chorus and Orchestra and conductors Greg Hocking AM and Raymond Lawrence.
The spectacular program features highlights from Bellini’s Norma, Donizetti’s Anna Bolena, Roberto Devereux, Lucia di Lammermoor and L’Elisir d’Amore, Rossini’s Barber of Seville and Otello and the Australian premiere of a Helena Dix specialty Foroni’s Cristina Regina di Svezia.
Book now as this concert will sell out.