Johannesburg opera presents the power of a woman’s voice concert to celebrate women’s month

National Women’s Day is commemorated in South Africa on 9th August and is celebrated through the month of August . The day commemorates the 1956 march of approximately 20,000 women to the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

To celebrate this special day and Women’s Month, Johannesburg Opera is proud to present their concert The Power of a Woman’s Voice, taking place at the historic Northwards House in Parktown on Sunday 28th August at 15h00.

What better way to celebrate women than through music, and to show the power that a woman holds! 

Says Phenye Modiane, Founder and Managing Director of Johannesburg Opera; “Women play a vital role in opera and the entertainment industry in general. I am excited that Johannesburg Opera can put a spotlight on young, talented women during this women’s month and I can’t wait to see them in action and to share this concert with Jozi.

The Power of a Woman’s Voice stars and all-female cast, showcasing the talents of performers Khayakazi Madlala, Yolisa Ngwexana (sopranos), and Asisipho Petu (mezzo-soprano); all superbly accompanied by Annalien Ball on piano. 

They will take the audience on an emotional journey and entertain you with many of your favourite opera arias and ensembles including Ebben? Ne Andro Lontana; Seguidilla; I Feel Pretty; Sull’aria; The Flower Duet, Barcarolle... and many more. 

Tickets are R300 per person including snacks, coffee, tea, wine and the performance.

There are limited tickets available at a discounted fee of R220, this seating offering a side-view of the stage.

Book your tickets online through Quicket.