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Construction of this majestic theatre commenced in 1899. Since this date the Opera House has gained national and international recognition for its beautiful architecture and its great acoustics. The Opera House is used regularly by touring artists and shows as well as by local productions, fashion shows and local dance groups.

We look forward to welcoming you to a show very soon.

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LADIES FOR HIRE

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PRESENTS 

LADIES FOR HIRE
  
AMDRAM THEATRE – GUYTON STREET
THUR 9, FRI 10 & SAT 11 JUNE  7.30PM
SUN 12 JUNE  2PM
THUR 16, FRI 17 & SAT 18 JUNE  7.30PM
 

The next show for Amdram is ‘Ladies For Hire’, a story about a well known and liked choir of 7 ladies at St Mary’s Church in Wanganui. 

 
ADULT   $25           
SENIOR   $20        
AMDRAM MEMBER $20
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SMOKEFREEROCKQUEST16

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PRESENTS
 
SMOKEFREEROCKQUEST
 
 
ROYAL WANGANUI OPERA HOUSE
SATURDAY 11 JUNE  7PM
FINISH APPROX. 9.30PM
 
 
Smokefreerockquest is New Zealand’s only nationwide, live, original music, youth event. Now in its 27th year, the series of over 40 events reaches audience numbers in excess of 10,000 every year.
 
ADULT $15
STUDENT ID $10
CHILD $10
  
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SUBSCRIPTION SERIES

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2016 CELEBRITY
SUBSCRIPTION SERIES

 
PRINCE EDWARD AUDITORIUM
WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL
FINISH APPROX 9.15PM
 

 CALVINO TRIO   Wednesday 6 July  7.30pm
 
VILLANI PIANO QUARTE   Thursday 8 September  7.30pm
 
TONY CHEN LIN   Friday 14 October  7.30pm

Subscription $95 - 4 Flexi-tickets to be used in any combination
Individual concerts Adult $35, Senior $28 each
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CALVINO TRIO

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CALVINO TRIO

WEDNESDAY 6 JULY  7.30PM
PRINCE EDWARD AUDITORIUM
WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL
FINISH APPROX. 9.15PM
 
Sini Simonen (violin), Jun Bouteroy-Ishido (piano), Alexandre Foster (cello)

Their programme features music by Beethoven, Schumann and Hungarian composer, Kurtag.

Adult $35
Senior $28
Student $5
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DAN BOLTON QUARTET

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DAN BOLTON QUARTET

WANGANUI REPERTORY THEATRE
SUNDAY 14 AUGUST  7PM
FINISH APPROX. 9.30PM
 
Direct from New York City, Dan Bolton is a singer/songwriter/pianist with a unique sound. His songs are 21st Century standards, incorporating elements of jazz, pop and Latin American styles.
 
ONE PRICE $30
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VILLANI PIANO QUARTET

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VILLANI PIANO QUARTET

THURSDAY 8 SEPTEMBER  7.30PM
PRINCE EDWARD AUDITORIUM
WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL
FINISH APPROX. 9.15PM
 
Flavio Villani (piano), Marko Pop Ristov (violin),
Helen Bevin (viola), Sarah Spence (cello)

Their programme includes piano quartets be Mahier, Brahms and Schnittke.

Adult $35
Senior $28
Student $5
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TONY CHEN LIN

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TONY CHEN LIN

FRIDAY 14 OCTOBER  7.30PM
PRINCE EDWARD AUDITORIUM
WANGANUI COLLEGIATE SCHOOL
FINISH APPROX. 9.15PM

He returns to NZ to perform music by Schumann, Bach, Beethoven, Bartok and one of his own compositions.

Adult $35
Senior $28
Student $5
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BUT WAIT THERE IS MORE

MORE SHOWS LISTED UNDER BOOKINGS

A Record Reign

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Written by Penny Robinson

Research assistant
Pam Richardson

Published by Friends of the Opera House
 
 In 1897, a Wanganui Borough Councillor suggested setting aside land for a public opera house to commemorate the record reign of Queen Victoria.
 
$25     Members $23
 
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