Boutique Opera is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing operatic, choral and other performing opportunities for singers in the greater Wellington area.
Founded in 2002 by Lesley Graham (Wellington-based singing teacher and past-President of NEWZATS) and husband Ian, Boutique Opera offers stage experience to aspiring singers ranging in experience from novices to semi-professionals affiliated with NBR New Zealand Opera.
Boutique Opera has produced a number of major productions, including Shakespeare As You Like it (2001), Comus (2002), Shades of Tarantara (2004), Dido and Aeneas (2005), King Arthur (2007), Trans-Atlantic (2009), Mid-winter Mozart (2010), Tom Jones (2011), and Maids Behaving Badly (2013).
Find out more by downloading a précis of our previous productions and activities at:
Boutique Opera – the first decade, 2002 – 2011 (9.8 MB).
Contact – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous major productions
Maids Behaving Badly (2015)
Tom Jones, adapted from the Henry Fielding novel (2011)
Midwinter Mozart (2009)
King Arthur, by Henry Purcell (2007)
Dido and Aeneas, by Henry Purcell (2005)
Shades of Tarantara (2004)
Comus, by Thomas Arne (2002)
Shakespeare as you like it (2001)