If you like this, here are some more operas…
Open Air Theatre — “Porgy and Bess” – 17th July to 23rd August 2014
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre is putting on an adaptation of George Gershwin’s classic folk-opera “Porgy and Bess”. With a host of unforgettable melodies like “Summertime” and “It Ain’t Necessarily So”, “Porgy and Bess” is one of America’s greatest-ever operas.
Handel’s “Xerxes”, at the London Coliseum – 15th, 20th, 24th, 26th September, 1st and 3rd October 2014
The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of Handel’s comic opera “Xerxes”. Mixing humour, social satire and seething emotions with some dazzling music, the opera follows the rivalry between Xerxes and his brother Arsamenes, for the love of the same woman.
Opera star Andrea Bocelli – 20th November 2014
Andrea Bocelli is one of the world’s favourite opera singers. He has sold more than 80 million records during his 20-year career, making him the biggest-selling solo artist in the history of classical music. The concert will feature some of his greatest hits, alongside songs from his latest album “Passione”.