04 MAR 2016 | FRI | 7:30PM
After the full-house performance in 2012 and by popular demand, the artists from the London Festival Opera is presenting a thrilling evening of opera at HKU again!
The artists will appear in sumptuous period evening dress recreating the atmosphere and grandeur of past times. A programme of passion, drama, and humour for opera lovers and an ideal first time visit to the opera!
London Festival Opera is one of the world’s most prestigious independent opera companies and brings together established artists and exceptional young singers from the major British opera companies, including the Royal Opera House, English National Opera, and Glyndebourne Festival Opera. Over the last twenty years, it has performed for presidents, prime ministers, and members of the British and European royal families. Recent engagements have been in London, Paris, Rome, Venice, Hamburg, Brussels, Monte Carlo, Moscow and as far afield as Marrakech and Barbados.
Abigail Iveson, soprano
Charlotte Stephenson, mezzo-soprano
Mike Bracegirdle, tenor
David Stephenson, baritone
Philip Blake-Jones, baritone/ artistic director
Charles Kilpatrick, piano
Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre
The University of Hong Kong
FREE via online registration
- For ages 12+
- Approximately 2 hours with an intermission.
- An individual registration is required for each attendee.
- Upon successful registration you will receive a detailed confirmation email on how to collect your ticket.
- Guests are advised to arrive punctually.
- No latecomers will be admitted until a suitable break in the programme.
- Programmes and artists are subject to change.
In Collaboration With