This event is perfect for anyone who is either interested in spotting emerging talent, and enjoys following singers’ careers, or for an opera novice, who would like to dip their toe in the operatic water, getting a taster from a wide range of operas, before committing to a whole one. Each item is introduced and set into context by the inimitable, concise and witty compère, Isobel Flinn.
The new cabaret style evenings in the Ramsey Room at Clonter give an opportunity to get up close and intimate, with a glass in your hand. Adam Holmes couldn’t come more highly recommended to be heard in such an environment.These evenings are accompanied by an optional pre-performance supper. As the Special Guest of Eddi Reader on her 2017 tour, Adam Holmes has the endorsement of one of the greatest performers of our age - BOOK THROUGH THE BOX OFFICE ONLY.
Fresh from their sell out performances of The Lock In ‘Christmas Carol’, the Breaking Tradition Dance Company return to Ye Olde Fighting Cocks for a comical new version of their critically acclaimed folk and hip hop dance show ‘The Lock In!’ With live music from The Demon Barbers (Winners of ‘Best Live Act’ @ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards) they will be bringing some of the UK’s oldest forms of dance bang up to date with some of the youngest, in a high energy celebration of dance culture.
Spring is here and with it the heralds the annual 'Masterclasses', renamed 'Opera Studio', and the subsequent Spring Opera Showcase, which offers a rich variety of semi staged opera scenes and arias, set into context and presented by a compére, to entertain opera novices, of all ages, and seasoned opera lovers, in equal measure.