Opera Evenings, Downend
What DVD showings of opera or related themes
When Thursday evenings perhaps twice a month commencing at 7pm
It is important that those wishing to attend are at the front door at 6.50pm so that they can be admitted. If late, they'll need to text for the door to be opened.
Where Castle Suite, Badminton Gardens, Beaufort Road, Downend BS16 6UE
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Just turn up, with Membership card; Fully accessible; Ample on-site parking; Bus stop 2 mins
Updated 18/6/17 KP
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Jan 25th||FAUST - Charles GOUNOD - Opéra de Paris with Marcello Giordani, Soile Isokoski, Russell Braun, Feruccio Furlanetto: conductor Maurizio Benini (155 mins)|
|Thu Feb 22nd||AMADEUS - Peter Schaffer's acclaimed film with eight Academy Awards. The fictional tale of desperate rivalry between Mozart and Salieri. (173 mins)|
|Thu Mar 8th||LE MIRACLE D'UNE VOIX - Natalie Dessay's greatest moments on stage, from Hamlet to Candide and much in between. A treat for admirers of this great French soprano. (135 mins)|
|Thu Mar 22nd||Giacomo PUCCINI - TOSCA - " . . . gripping and visually stunning" Kabaivanska; Domingo; Milnes; New Philharmonia conductor Bartoletti (115 mins)|
|Thu Apr 5th||Giuseppe VERDI - LA FORZA DEL DESTINO - Original production at the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg (for which it was written) Kirov Orchestra conductor Valery Giergev|
|Thu Apr 19th||Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART - COSI FAN TUTTE - Nicholas Hytner's elegantly classical production for Glynbourne Festival (179 mins)|
|Thu May 24th||CECILIA BARTOLI - HOMAGE TO MARIA MALIBRAN Italian mezzo-soprano celebrates the life and work of the 19th century diva Maria Malibran in two films 'Malibran Rediscovered' and the Barcelona Concert (112 mins)|
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