Thursday 27 October – Sunday 30 October 2016
New Zealand Aria 2016
The New Zealand Aria competition is one of Australasia’s most prestigious singing competitions.
The event is the largest competition of its kind in the country, and its fame has spread throughout Australasia’s world of opera. The New Zealand Aria attracts aspiring opera stars who pit themselves against some of Australasia’s best young singers. The opportunity this engenders, along with the attractive prize money, contribute to the performer’s further development in this demanding art. Entrants go on to forge careers in the opera world both in New Zealand and overseas.