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2016 Dubai Opera in The Park

Book your spot at the rooftop gardens of Wafi on Thursday, 27th and Friday, 28th October 2016 for a live opera performance.

Wafi’s ‘Opera in the Park’ returns presenting John Innes who will be performing once again spectacular arias and a popular montage from the world of Opera, Broadway and Big band swing, accompanied by the highly regarded Baritone singer James Schouten, and British/Iranian Soprano Honey Rouhani performing live on the picturesque rooftop gardens of Wafi on Thursday, 27th and Friday, 28th October 2016.

John Innes recent sell out concerts include The Royal Concert Hall Glasgow whereby he was accompanied by The Scottish Festival Orchestra and Chorus, following his successful national concert tour.

Baritone James Schouten trained originally as a violinist, changing his focus later in his career to preside as a classical singer on the opera circuit, performing in various roles including: Schaunard (La Bohème, Opera Gold, 2011), Demetrius (A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Opera Gold, 2013. James has also been performing and writing in London as a rock and jazz musician since 2008. He is involved with several rock and cross-over projects as orchestrator, musical director and performer.

British/Iranian Soprano Honey Rouhani, recently made her debut with the Dulwich Opera Company in the production of Puccini’s La Boheme. Honey started her musical journey at the age of six mastering the piano under the careful eye of her father, famous Mehran Rouhani, Composer.

Tickets to the event ‘Opera in the park’ are priced at only Dhs. 225.00 per person, and are inclusive of a quintessential picnic basket per couple, featuring delicious Scottish smoked salmon, Atlantic prawn cocktail and gourmet salads, served with artisan breads, vintage cheese, farmhouse sandwiches & homemade chutney followed by chocolate mousse cake plus a complimentary welcome beverage per person.


The performance on 27th and 28th October starts at 8pm, and advance bookings are recommended. Pre-payment is required for all reservations. For further details please call Kristina on 04 324-4100 or visit www.pyramidsrestaurantsatwafi.com.

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