A Coffin, A Confession, and A Cautionary Tale
Cockpit Theatre, London, 31 August 2022
New Chamber Opera will perform compositions by Faculty alumni Samuel Hogarth and Luke Smith featured in a triple bill of Dark Music Theatre at Tete a Tete: The Opera Festival 2022. New College Fellow Emeritus Craig Raine provides the text for the third work, and present Faculty members Karol Kozwik, Jamie Andrews and Dónal McCann perform.
All three pieces of Music Theatre were written for or first performed by New Chamber Opera, and all three are having their London premieres.
Last Things by Alasdair Nicolson/Craig Raine (Karol Jozwik, countertenor; Dónal McCann, piano)
The Evils of Tobacco by Samuel Hogarth/after Chekhov (William Purefoy, countertenor; James Andrews, piano)
The Organist’s Confession by Luke Smith/Michael Burden (Lindsay Bramley, mezzo-soprano)
Date: 31 August 2022
Time: 8.20pm (for an hour)
Venue: The Cockpit Theatre
Tickets can be booked via The Cockpit website and more information about the programme can be found via the New Chamber Opera website.