World-class opera and ballet are coming to the big screen in Albury.
The Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season will see four of their 10 performances of world-class opera and ballet screened to audiences at Village Cinemas Albury.
And critically acclaimed French composer Charles-Franois Gounod's most famous opera - Faust is the next on the list to be shown on June 8, 9 and 12.
The showing aims to make opera and ballet more accessible to audiences around the world with the performance being shown in cinemas across Australia this year.
Faust is an inspired drama about a man who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for youth, power and the love of Marguerite.
Michael Fabiano stars as Faust, with Diana Damrau as Marguerite and Erwin Schrott as the diabolical Mephistopheles.
The performance, set in Paris in the 1870s, will be screened in 27 cinemas nationwide until July.
The music includes several of popular opera's most recognisable numbers, performed by a cast of international singers and the Royal Opera Chorus.
Faust forms part of the Royal Opera House's celebrations of ten years of cinema broadcasting in 2018 and of selling more than one million cinema tickets worldwide during the 2017/18 season.
Stunning solo and choral numbers teamed with a sensational production from David McVicar deliver the epitome of theatre
Albury cinemas will also show Flight Pattern Triple Bill on Sunday, June 30 and Wednesday, July 3 and Romeo and Juliet on Sunday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 31.
Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for concessions, $102 for a multi pass to six titles.
For tickets and further information visit villagecinemas.com.au