Story: Opera and musical theatre

Historic occasion

Versatile and talented New Zealand opera singers Roger Wilson and Peter Baillie talk about the importance to them of participating in the performance of Wagner's Die meistersinger, staged for the New Zealand Festival of the Arts in 1990. The opera starred famous expatriate Donald McIntyre in the title role.

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Lindis Taylor, 'Opera and musical theatre - The survival of opera', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 January 2022)

Story by Lindis Taylor, published 22 Oct 2014