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WINNER OF THE ‘BEST OPERA AWARD’ Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly praised chorus and full orchestra SUN 4 DECEMBER 7.30PM Starring Olga Perrier the international French Soprano as Aida and Liza Kadelnik the celebrated mezzo from the Romanian National Opera as Amneris*. The tragic story of war, jealousy and revenge at whose heart is the doomed love of the beautiful Ethiopian slave girl, Aida, and the Egyptian hero, Radames. This production is brought to life set against one of the greatest pieces of music Verdi ever wrote with the wellknown arias Celeste Aida, Ritorna Vincitor and the classic Triumphal March featuring a temple dance, cascades of glittering gold and amazing fire performers. Sung in Italian with English surtitles. ‘VISUALLY AND VOCALLY GRIPPING FROM START TO FINISH’ THE INDEPENDENT

*Cast subject to change. TICKETS £36.50, £32.50, £25.50 CONCESSIONS Save £3.50 GROUPS 8+ save up to £5.00 per ticket GROUPS 20+ save up to £8.50 per ticket

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WED 15 MARCH 7.30PM Starring Olga Perrier*, the international French soprano as Musetta and the international critically acclaimed Russian soprano Ecaterina Danu as Mimi.


Sung in Italian with English surtitles. *Cast subject to change.

Directed by Ellen Kent, this brand-new production is traditionally staged and features beautiful sets and costumes. La Bohème is one of the most romantic operas ever written. It tells the tragic tale of the doomed, consumptive Mimi and her love for a penniless writer. The set reflects the Bohemian art of the period and will include a brass band, snow effects and Musetta’s dog will also make an entrance. This classic tale of Parisian love and loss features many famous arias including Your Tiny Hand Is Frozen, They Call Me Mimi and Musetta’s Waltz. TICKETS £37.50, £33.50, £26.50 CONCESSIONS save £3.50 GROUPS 8+ save up to £5.00 per ticket GROUPS 20+ save up to £8.50 per ticket

BOOK FOR BOTH OPERAS AND SAVE £5.00 per ticket. Please quote ‘opera5’ when booking.

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