Set in the subterranean shaft of the Brunel Museum Open the Box directed by Mark Burns includes The Telephone by Menotti, Der Wein by Berg, 6 Songs of a Fairytale Princess by Szymanowski and more.

Join The Opera Box Experience, an evening that will dazzle the audience and plunge them into the joy of opera and song. Breaking down the barriers put up by conventional performance spaces, The Opera Box provides an immersive musical experience that will engulf and excite. Featuring sopranos Laura Monaghan and Joanna Foote and baritone Samuel Pantcheff, accompanied by our Music Director Richard Leach, Open the Box promises to be a dazzling evening of opera and song, in one of London's most enchanting and atmospheric venues.

Full Programme included - 
The Telephone by Menotti
Der Wein by Berg
Ariettes Oubliees by Debussy
A Shropshire Lad by Butterworth
6 Songs of a Fairytale Princess by Szymanowski

This event was part of the Totally Thames Festival.

Der Wein & Songs of a Fairytale Princess - Laura Monaghan

Ariettes Oubliees - Joanna Foote

A Shropshire Lad - Samuel Pantcheff

The Telephone by G.C. Menotti

Lucy - Joanna Foote

Ben - Samuel Pantcheff


Music Director & Pianist - Richard Leech

Director - Mark Burns

Lighting Designer - Fridthjofur Thorsteinsson

Photography - Michael John White

Open the Box - An Evening of Opera and Song

Friday 23rd September, 2016, 19:30
Brunel Museum, Rotherhithe, SE16 4LF

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