The Royal Opera House 2018/19 Live Cinema Season will exclusively present critically acclaimed French composer Charles-François Gounod’s most famous opera – Faust (8, 9 and 12 June 2019) in 20 Event Cinemas and 7 Village Cinemas locations nationally.
Gounod’s Faust was inspired by Goethe’s drama about a man who sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for youth, power and the love of Marguerite. Stunning solo and choral numbers from Michael Fabiano and Irina Lungu, teamed with a sensational production from David McVicar deliver the epitome of theatrical spectacle and musical pleasure.
Participating Event Cinemas include: Campbelltown, Castle Hill, Cronulla, Beverly Hills, Bondi Junction, Burwood, Macquarie, Indooroopilly, Kotara, Pacific Fair, Cairns Earlville, Coolangatta, Noosa, Maroochydore, Toowoomba Strand, Marion, Glenelg, Capitol Manuka, Innaloo and Palmerston.
Participating Village Cinemas include: Knox, Geelong, Karingal, Albury, Rivoli, Eastlands and Launceston.
Audiences in Australia, are never far from a performance at the Royal Opera House, with the broadcast screened in 20 Event Cinemas nationwide and from 7 Village Cinemas in Victoria and Hobart from until July 2019.
During 2018/19, the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden will exclusively present ten thrilling performances of world-class opera and ballet to cinemas across Australia. This forms part of the Royal Opera House’s celebrations of ten years of cinema broadcasting in 2018 and of selling more than one million cinema tickets worldwide during the 2017/18 Season.
All Wednesday sessions at Event Cinemas will include complimentary morning tea. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for concessions, $102 for a multi pass to six titles.