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La Trobe Reading Room event: A traditional Chinese drum performance will be held in the La Trobe Reading Room on Thursday 4 September, from 6pm until 6.10pm. More information

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Metropolitan Opera centennial gala

Wednesday 30 October 2013, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Arts Reading Room
Level 2, Main entry, Swanston St
Has wheelchair access

Watch part two of the 1983 gala celebrating the 100th anniversary of New York’s Met, with a star-studded cast.

Metropolitan Opera centennial gala: part 2 features performances by 100 singers, seven conductors and the Met Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet with appearances by Luciano Pavarotti, Jose Carreras, Montserrat Caballé, Marilyn Horne, Leona Mitchell, Leontyne Price, James Levine and many others. 

We screen music, dance and plays at the Library every second Wednesday. Bookings not required. Seating is limited, so come early!