Opera Queensland’s “Are You Lonesome Tonight” cast members are Irena Lysiuk, Marcus Corowa and Jonathan Hickey (Photo: Opera Qld)

May 28, 2021

Tickets have gone on sale for “Are You Lonesome Tonight”, the quirky mix of opera and country music which is being brought to Kingaroy next month by Opera Queensland and the South Burnett Regional Council.

The musical extravaganza will feature featuring arias and songs by Puccini, Verdi, Slim Dusty, Troy Cassar-Daley and Dolly Parton … to name just a few.

They will be performed by three of Australia’s finest young singers: Irena Lysiuk, Marcus Corowa and Jonathan Hickey.

The Kingaroy performance, at the Town Hall on June 15, is part of a 40th anniversary statewide tour by Opera Queensland visiting 30 communities.

Tickets for the Kingaroy events can be bought at any of Council’s customer service centres or by phoning (07) 4189-9100.

Tickets are available in three tiers:

  • Gold Class – $50 – cheese, wine and reserved table seating
  • Silver Class – $35 –  cheese, one glass of wine or soft drink and reserved theatre seating
  • General Admission – $20 – standard theatre seating

All proceeds from the event will go towards the South Burnett Community Hospital Foundation.


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