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Program

9 Apr 2016 12:00 - 16:00

Janáček In Depth - What You Need to Know About Jenůfa

Explore in depth this opera about passion, jealousy, religious hypocrisy and redemption. Janáček’s gorgeous score accompanies voices who realistically follow the melodies of the Czech language. Experts on the music and its historical context, Mark Audus and Nigel Simeone, explain how the opera works and where it comes from, with demonstrations by soprano Elizabeth Donovan. The opera is performed on Monday 18 April.

Admission: £39 + booking fee £1.75 (Members £0.00) / Concessions 50% off (limited availability)
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Hear Jenůfa Live
On Monday 18 April, the irrepressible Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Jirí Bélohlávek performs Jenůfa at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall. This is your chance to hear the opera in full featuring Karita Mattila, one of the leading dramatic sopranos of her generation.
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Venue:

Level 5 Function Room at Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX

Date

9 Apr 2016 12:00 - 16:00

Organizer:

Southbank Centre


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