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RNCM Opera Scenes

RNCM Opera Scenes_Spring 2024_MansfieldPark©Robin Clewley

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.

This event was previously advertised as being BSL interpreted. Please note our BSL interpreted opera scenes will now take place on Wednesday 31 January. We apologise for any inconvenience this change may have caused.

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.

The Royal Northern College of Music is committed to ensuring that all our visitors have a comfortable and enjoyable experience. Please click the following link to find information regarding our access facilities: https://www.rncm.ac.uk/visit-us/access/