Opera | Carmen

Opera | Carmen

TEATRU TAL-OPRA AURORA PRESENTS GEORGES BIZET’S CARMEN ON SATURDAY 15TH OCTOBER 2016. An all-time favourite, Bizet’s Carmen returns to the Aurora Opera House this October by popular demand. Last year’s Traviata turned out to be a massive success with positive local and foreign reviews acclaiming casts and production. The Aurora plans to build on that achievement with this Spanish love story, set to French words and music.

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Concert | Leone Goes Pop (9th edition)

Concert | Leone Goes Pop (9th edition)

THE LEONE PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY, MOTHER-ORGANISATION OF TEATRU TAL-OPRA AURORA PRESENTS THE 9TH EDITION OF << LEONE GOES POP >>, AN OPEN-AIR POP CONCERT IN VICTORIA, GOZO, ON 4TH JUNE 2016. Leone Goes Pop features the Leone Band, directed by Colin Attard, accompanied by Claudia Faniello, Brooke Borg and Chris Gatt from The Travellers. Ben Camille and Deandra Agius will play hosts.

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Opera | La Traviata on TVM

Opera | La Traviata on TVM

THE TEATRU TAL-OPRA AURORA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT ITS 2015 PRODUCTION OF << LA TRAVIATA >> WILL BE AIRED ON TVM2 – MALTA’S SECOND  NATIONAL TELEVISION STATION ON WEDNESDAY 11th MAY, 2016 AT THE EVENING PRIME-TIME STARTING AT 2040HRS. This airing has been made possible by an agreement between Teatru tal-Opra Aurora and Public Broadcasting Services Ltd. earlier in 2015, by virtue of which, PBS Ltd filmed the opera in High-Definition quality.

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EOD | Web-Conference: Theatres of the World

EOD | Web-Conference: Theatres of the World

AS PART OF ITS EUROPEAN OPERA DAYS INITIATIVE, IN SYNC WITH THE THEME OF EUROPEAN OPERA DAYS 2016, AND IN LINE WITH THE VALUES OF NETWORKING PROMULGATED BY THIS INITIATIVE, THE AURORA OPERA HOUSE PROPOSES AN INTERNATIONAL WEB-CONFERENCE ABOUT OPERA AND OPERA HOUSES. Panels will convene in different houses and communicate via the Internet. The web conference, entitled Theatre of the World (after the main theme of EOD2016), will be chaired by Kenneth Zammit Tabona, Artistic Director of the Manoel Theatre from...

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EOD | Special Anniversary Talk Colin ATTARD

EOD | Special Anniversary Talk Colin ATTARD

AS PART OF ITS EUROPEAN OPERA DAYS INITIATIVE, THE AURORA OPERA HOUSE IS PLEASED TO CELEBRATE COLIN ATTARD’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY ON THE PODIUM OF ITS ORCHESTRA PIT, THUS PRESENTING A SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY TALK BY COLIN ATTARD. Appointed as resident conductor in 1991, Attard was instrumental in reviving the operatic genre in performances and concerts given by the Leone Band. His breakthrough came in 1994 when he conducted Verdi’s Il Trovatore, his first fully-fledged opera at the Aurora Opera House. Since then,...

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Drama | Habbilni Ha Nirbah

Drama | Habbilni Ha Nirbah

TEATRU TAL-OPRA AURORA PRESENTS A STAĠUN TEATRU MALTI AND TEATRU MANOEL CO-PRODUCTION  << ĦABBILNI ĦA NIRBAĦ >> , ON SATURDAY 30TH APRIL 2016 AT 8.00PM. After the exceptional success of Jiena nħobb, inti tħobb (I love, you love), Simon Bartolo wrote another record-breaking and jaw-dropping social comedy/satire for Staġun Teatru Malti. Ħabbilni ħa nirbaħ, is a drama that blends political, sexual and religious controversies, inspired by prominent and real-life news reports in Maltese newspapers. It is...

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