Join Northern Ireland Opera at various locations along the Maritime Mile on Sunday afternoons for free pop-up performances by opera singers comprising an hour of arias, lieder, musical theatre or art songs.
These events are part of ‘Sundays on the Maritime Mile’ which are a series of free music events every Sunday at locations along Belfast’s historic Maritime Mile featuring opera, folk, bluegrass and jazz curated by SnowWater and funded by the Maritime Mile.
- 20th August, 2023, 12-1pm Musical theatre, jazz and cabaret songs with Jolene and Philippa O’Hara – at the SoundYard
- 27th August 2023, 12-1pm ‘Chorus’ performed by the NI Opera Chorus and pianist Frasier Hickland – Drawing Room, Titanic Hotel, Belfast
- 9 September 2023, 12-1pm Soprano Mary McCabe and Tristan Russcher perform at the Maritime Festival on the Maritime Mile
- 10 September 2023, 2.30-4pm The NI Opera Chorus perform on the main stage at the Maritime Festival on the Maritime Mile
- 13 August 2023, 12-1pm: Arias and Songs with soprano Catherine Donnelly, mezzo Jenny Bourke and pianist Frasier Hickland – at the SoundYard
- 28 August, 12-1pm, Alice Johnston and pianist Lorraine Stanley at The SoundYard
- 21 August, 12-1pm, NI Opera Chorus from ‘La Traviata’ at The SoundYard
- 14th August, 12-1pm, Soprano Sinéad O’Kelly with pianist Lorraine Stanley: The SoundYard
- 7 August, 12-1pm, Soprano Ellen Mawhinney with pianist Frasier Hickland, The SoundYard (at the back of the SSE Arena).
- 31 July, 12-1pm, Soprano Petra Wells with pianist Frasier Hickland, The SoundYard (at the back of the SSE Arena).
- 3 July, 2pm, Soprano Susan Shepherd, pianist Lorraine Stanley, Drawing Room 1, Titanic Hotel, Belfast
- 26 June: 12pm Vocalist Harry Lambert, pianist Lorraine Stanley, SoundYard
- 19 June, 12pm, Vocalist Jolene O’Hara, SoundYard
- 12 June, 2pm, Soprano Rachael Heater, pianist Lorraine Stanley, SS Nomadic
- 12 June 4pm, Soprano Rachael Heater, pianist Lorraine Stanley, St Joseph’s Church, Sailortown
- 29 May, 2pm: Soprano Mary McCabe, pianist Lorraine Stanley, Drawing Office 1, The Titanic Hotel
- 22 May, Mezzo Jenny Bourke, pianist Lorraine Stanley, the SoundYard
- 15 May, Bass Fionn Ó hAlmhain at SS Nomadic – opera, songs and Uillean pipes
- 8 May, Vocalist Jolene O’Hara at SoundYard – musical theatre and songs
- 1 May, Soprano Petra Wells at SoundYard – arias and songs