Opera & Dine: A gastronomic and symphonic journey at Château Mon Désir

Once again this year, the Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius is hosting a delightful Opera & Dine’ evening, offering a mesmeric journey to music lovers and gastronomes. Save the date: Saturday, the 11th of May 2019, from 7.30 p.m. to 10 p.m. for an exclusive event of rare finesse at Château Mon Désir, in the heart of the charming Balaclava estate … Its colonial architecture and beautiful gardens set the tone to n charming and enchanting backdrop, perfectly fit to enjoy tasty dishes and opera arias.

Sopranos Katrin Caine and Véronique Zuel; tenor Brendon Jaquette, and baritone Thierry Tuher, all virtuously accompanied by Olivier David at the piano, will blend symphonies and gastronomy during this exclusive evening.

A delightful auditive treat for music lovers

Classical music lovers, you will be ecstatic! Be ready for magical evening full of emotions, awakening your senses. Solo or duet, lose yourself as you float away at the harmonious and heartwarming voices of these artists during this symphonic concert in 3 parts. You will discover or re-discover the splendid compositions of Mozart, Verdi or Schubert, to name only a few.



Part 1

“Chacun le sait” from “La fille du regiment” by Donizetti – Katrin Caine
“Staendchen” par Schubert – Veronique Zuel
“L’ho perduta ma meschina”  from “Le nozze di Figaro” by Mozart -Katrin Caine
“Song of the Bird catcher”  from “Le Magic Flute” by Mozart –Thierry Tuher
“L’air des bijoux”  from “Faust” by Gounod – Veronique Zuel

Part 2

“Barcarole” from “Les contes d’Hoffmann” by Offenbach – Katrin Caine / Veronique Zuel
“Vaga luna” by Bellini – Brendon Jacquette
“Song to the Moon”  from “Rusalka” by Dvoøak – Katrin Caine
“La ci darem la mano”  from “Don Giovanni” by Mozart – Katrin Caine / Thierry Tuher
“Casta Diva”  from “Norma” by Bellini – Veronique Zuel

Part 3

“Flower Duet”  from “Lakme” by Delibes – Katrin Caine / Veronique Zuel
“O mio babbino caro”  from “Gianni Schicchi” by Puccini – Katrin Caine
“La donna e mobile”  from “Rigoletto” by Verdi – Brendon Jacquette
“Vecchia zimara, senti”  from “La Boheme” by Puccini -Thierry Tuher
“Vissi d’arte”  from “Tosca” by Puccini – Veronique Zuel
“Queen of the Night”  from “The Magic Flute” by Mozart – Katrin Caine

A delicious tasteful treat for gastronomes

This opera event will also enchant the finest gourmets with first-class cuisine, taking you on a delightful and tasty adventure. Enjoy the 5* dishes carefully prepared by Chef Nallan Seeven… To tempt you, this mouth-watering gourmet dinner will include tortellini, Angus beef carpaccio, or even Gorgonzola Angus fillet of veal… Enjoy your meal!

Opera and dine- Luxury Magazine- 2 -ENRs 3,990* per person

Sommelier selection at Rs 1,990*

Reservation & information : meeting.mau@nullmaritim.com

  1. +230 204 1000 | W. http://www.chateaumondesir.mu/

* Rate subject to conditions. Please contact the Maritim for more details.