Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Lovers Walk (opera)

Lovers Walk is a newly commissioned chamber opera which has been composed by Glyndebourne's Young Composer in Residence, Luke Styles, with a libretto by Stephen Plaice. The performances will be by young singers from Glyndebourne Youth Opera and Glyndebourne Young Voices Youth Company and the music is written for just four instruments: piano, clarinet, trumpet and cello. The opera premieres at the Birley Centre in Eastbourne on the 14th of October.
Photo by Stephen Plaice

Four couples, each from a different historical period and facing different challenges in their lives, are linked by the common setting of a municipal park. The music is performed by just four instruments: piano, clarinet, trumpet and cello.

Birley Centre, Sun 14th Oct, 19:30, £5.
Tickets from Glyndebourne Box Office on 01273 815000.

Glyndebourne Jerwood Studio, Sat 20th Oct, 14:00. Tickets for this production are available free to ticket holders for the evening performance of Le nozze di Figaro. Call Glyndebourne Box Office to book.

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