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Shackleton's Cat Opera

Shackleton's Cat - Children's Opera

Shackleton's Cat returns in 2018, as part of English Touring Opera's award-winning strand of operas for young people. The opera tells the story of the voyage and destruction of the Endurance 100 years ago, and the subsequent tale of survival against all odds. The opera lasts just over an hour and is created for children aged 7-11 and their families.

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MagSoc Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Mon 5 March

West Road Concert Hall

The St. Margaret’s Society of Queens’ (MagSoc) proudly presents their Lent term concert, a programme of music by Mozart and Mendelssohn.

Carlos Rodriguez conducts the MagSoc Symphony Orchestra with Mozart’s Symphony no. 39 and Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor, featuring soloist Patrick Bevan, a Queens’ student and leader of the National Youth Orchestra 2018.

MagSoc Symphony Orchestra will then be joined by MagSoc Chorus and conductor Adam McDonagh for a rousing rendition of Mozart’s Requiem, the famous work left unfinished upon the composer’s death, and completed by his pupil Süßmayr.

Mozart Symphony No. 39 in E-flat major KV543
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor Op.64
Mozart Requiem in D minor KV626

Cost: £12 (standard), £10 (concessions), £5 (students), and free for current students/staff at Queens’

Ages: All ages

Enquiries and booking

Booking is recommended for this event.

Enquiries: MagSoc Website Telephone: Phone booking not available


All times

Mon 5 March 7:30PM - 10:00PM


Address: West Road Concert Hall
11 West Road
Email: westroad@mus.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 335184