Pop Up Opera

Wellington Opera

Fri 19 Feb, Sat 20 Feb, Fri 26 Feb, Sat 27 Feb, Sun 28 Feb

Various, see below



Various locations, see below

338 Lambton Quay, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand


wheelchair accessible, casual

Pop up opera! Wellington Opera artists perform famous and recognisable opera hits on the streets of Wellington. Be wowed by the splendour of the human voice.

19 Feb
Plimmer Steps: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm
Beatles Balcony, Hotel St George: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm

20 Feb
Glover Park: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm
City to Sea Bridge: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm

26 Feb
Woodward St: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm
Wellington Railway Station: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm

27 Feb
Leeds St: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm
Top of the Cable Car: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm

28 Feb
Lombard Street: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm
Waterfront Diving Platform: 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm, 1:30pm

Wellington Opera will take audiences on an exciting journey of musical and theatrical discovery, featuring world-class Wellington and New Zealand artists and creatives working to a sustainable model for producing opera in Wellington, in collaboration with the broader opera scene in New Zealand. The Wellington Opera Trust is chaired by past mayor of Wellington, Dame Kerry Prendergast.

Wellington Opera sincerely thanks funders including the Margaret Doucas Trust, Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation, Wellington City Council, Creative New Zealand, Lion Foundation, Four Winds Foundation, New Zealand Community Trust, New Zealand Opera Foundation, John and Margaret Hunn, Turnovsky Endowment Trust, Adam Foundation and private Wellington benefactors.


The Vault
The George Hotel
Rogue & Vagabond
Bed Bath N' Table Wellington
Welly Railway Kiwi rail
Pizza Pomodoro
Wellington Cable Car