LIRA TO HEADLINE NEW YEAR CONCERT AT NEDERBURG
Lira, South Africa’s queen of Afro soul, will bring her magic to a magical atmosphere at the Nederburg Wine Farm in Paarl as she rings in the new year. Don’t miss her performance with conductor Richard Cock and the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra on December 31. The concert begins at 9:30 pm; gates open at 5pm for you to picnic.
Lira will thrill with her haunting songs, like I Will Always Love You, Rise Again, Dance for Life, Celebrating Life and Hot Stuff.
The CPO is also delighted to present rising stars and, along with Lira, the award-winning tenor Makudupanyane Senaoana will charm you into the new year with arias like the popular La donna e mobile from Rigoletto. The svelte voice of this divine tenor will also be heard in duets like the waltz from The Merry Widow with fabulous soprano Janelle Visagie. Ms Visagie will sing O mio babino caro and also Ebben? Ne ando lontana from La Wally.
This concert is hosted by Nederburg and presented in collaboration with the Distell Foundation. The wine farm offers the most stunning ambience for you to picnic before the show with the family. Nederburg wines and soft drinks will also be on sale, along with a selection of of wood-fired, crispy-baked sourdough pizzas and prego rolls plus a choice of desserts.
Tickets for the concert are R250 for adults and R150 for children; free for those under 12. Tickets from Computicket or Artscape Dial-a-Seat on 021 421 7695. Bus packages from the Artscape Theatre complex in Cape Town and the Hugo Lambrechts Music Centre in Parow are available. Book through the CPO at email@example.com or call Luvuyo Kakaza at
021 410 9966.
No fireworks are allowed on the premises.
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