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RNCM Opera Scenes (with BSL Interpretation)

Thursday 2 February 2023, 6.00pm

RNCM Theatre

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Vocal and conducting students present some of opera’s greatest moments in this free series of staged scenes. A perfect way to feed your curiosity.

We’re delighted to welcome BSL interpreter Paul Whittaker who will be signing this evening’s set of opera scenes as part our Disability Week. Learn more.

With excerpts from:

Vicente Martín y Soler Il burbero di buon cuore
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte based on the comedy Le bourru bienfaisant by Carol Goldoni
Sung in Italian

Giacomo Puccini Gianni Schicchi
Libretto by Giovacchino Forzano based on the Divine Comedy by Dante
Sung in Italian 

Benjamin Britten Owen Wingrave Op 85
Libretto by Myfanwy Piper based on a short story by Henry James

Niccolò Piccinni La buona figliuola
Libretto by Carlo Goldoni based on the novel Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded by Samuel Richardson
Sung in Italian


Free admission, no ticket required

This event will end at approximately 7.15pm.

Thursday 2 February 2023, 6.00pm