Our Town

By Ned Rorem

29 May 2012 - 6 June 2012 / 19:00
Silk Street Theatre, Guildhall School


Tickets:
Reserved tickets: £25 (£15 concessions, £5 Guildhall staff & students)



subject to availability
 sold out



Ned Rorem’s intimate chamber opera was first performed at Indiana University on 24 February, 2006. The libretto, by J.D. McClatchy, is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning and widely admired play of the same name by Thornton Wilder and depicts life and events in a small town, Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire. Rorem’s music is lyrical and approachable and will hold an immediate appeal for the audience.

The performance on 29 May will be preceded by a free performance of opera arias and overtures by Wind, Brass and Percussion students in the foyer at 6pm.

Creative team:
Stephen Medcalf, director
Clive Timms, conductor
Simon Corder, designer and lighting designer
Susannah Henry, costume designer
Andrew Dawson, movement














 

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