Story: Opera and musical theatre

NBR New Zealand Opera production

This short promotional film advertises NBR New Zealand Opera's acclaimed 2014 production of Puccini's Madame Butterfly. NBR Opera was formed through a merger of Auckland and Wellington opera companies in 2000, and later included Canterbury Opera.

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Lindis Taylor, 'Opera and musical theatre - The survival of opera', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 January 2023)

Story by Lindis Taylor, published 22 Oct 2014