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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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The Lucy Cavendish Singers: Unleash the beauty

Sat 17 March

Emmanuel United Reformed Church

Lucy Cavendish Singers
Director: Katharina Megli

Concert: 'Unleash the beauty'

Emmanuel United Reformed Church, Cambridge
Saturday, 17 March 2018, 6:00pm

With Ivan Garford (double bass), Lucy Bunce (harp), Edyta Sawa (violin). Guest soprano: Karen Davies

A delicious blend of classical and traditional music, spiced with a selection of light opera and contemporary pieces. This hour-long concert features solos and small ensembles, accompanied by double bass, harp and violin, as well as full choir numbers.

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Singers the programme will include a specially commissioned arrangement of Alexander Campkin's 'Unleash the Beauty', a setting of a poem by Sappho. Meet the choir at a post-concert reception and enjoy an exhibition of watercolour paintings by resident artist Lesley Fotherby.

TICKETS: £14 (unreserved) £7.50 (students and under-18s)

Buy online at www.lucycavendishsingers.org.uk or on the door.

Cost: TICKETS: £14 (unreserved) £7.50 (students and under-18s)

Ages: 12+

Enquiries and booking

Booking is recommended for this event.

Tickets will also be available on the door

Enquiries: Clare Gilmour Website Email: enquiries@lucycavendishsingers.org.uk Telephone: 01954 212298


All times

Sat 17 March 6:00PM - 7:00PM


Address: Emmanuel United Reformed Church
72 Trumpington Street
Telephone: 01223 351174