Your invitation to the Opera

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The Lyric Opera of Melbourne invites you to celebrate its upcoming 2012 season of spectacular opera with its Gala Concert and Season Launch, held at the elegant Rippon Lea Estate on Wednesday 15 February 2012.

The Gala will introduce two operas to be performed as a double bill in April at Chapel off Chapel, Trouble in Tahiti (Bernstein) and The Red Apple (Offenbach). This year’s wonderful line up of opera artists includes Caroline Vercoe, Michael Lapina, Matthew Thomas and Julie Torpy.

Gala tickets are available for $125 per person. Please contact Lyric Opera of Melbourne on (03) 9824 4155 or email

Photography by Matto Lucas.