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Aria! Opera for Everyone – Roodepoort Theatre

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Sempre Opera performs together with Stéfan Louw Productions at the Roodepoort Theatre!

Aria! Opera for Everyone

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On 20 June Stefan Louw Productions in association with the Roodepoort Theatre will once again present Aria! Opera for everyone.  Joining Louw on stage for this concert will be amongst others the sopranos Deirdré Blignaut and Jo-Nette le Kay, mezzo-sopranos Aukse Trinkunas and Linette van der Merwe, tenors Chris Mostert and Johan Coertzen as well as baritone Daniel Verster who are all members of the Pretoria-based, Sempre Opera.  They will perform famous arias from operas that include Carmen, Norma, Rigoletto and Turandot.  They will be joined by a small orchestra conducted by Schalk J van der Merwe and Louw’s own chorus, the Aria! Opera Chorus.

Tickets for this concert which starts at 20:00 are available at R120 per person.  To reserve your seats call the Joburg City Theatres’ central reservations at 0861 670 670 or book online at

Patrons can now also enjoy a delicious meal at the new Stages Restaurant at the Roodepoort Theatre before the show.  For enquiries or dinner reservations call Roel (general manager) on 079 091 1270.