MARIA DE BUENOS ARIES: Operaview
Aug
30
Sep 3

MARIA DE BUENOS ARIES: Operaview

  • Arcola Theatre

Ian sings all male roles in Astor Piazzolla's 1968 tango opera. With libretto by Horacio Ferrer and arrangement for the Deco Ensemble by Bob Barnes.

Part of the 2016 Grimborn Festival

DIDO & AENEAS: The Helen Astrid Singing Academy
Mar
6
6:30 pm18:30

DIDO & AENEAS: The Helen Astrid Singing Academy

  • Waldegrave Drawing Room

Featuring Emily Kirby-Ashmore Dido & Ian Helm Aeneas, a children’s chorus from Twickenham Preparatory School, an ensemble from the Royal Academy of Music and a special appearance by young dancers from a Russian ballet school in Moscow choreographed by Ekaterina Vladimirova, this sumptuous miniature masterpiece is directed by Glyndebourne’s talented Simon Iorio, conducted by Andy Langley and produced by opera singer and teacher Helen Astrid.

Aug
5
Aug 9

OPERA24: La Bohème

  • Arcola Theatre

Opera24 present a new production of Puccini's romantic classic La Bohème, one of the most popular of all operas at Southend's Royal Pavilion and London's Grimeborn Festival. brought roaring into the 21st Century with a witty contemporary libretto by Ruth Mariner, new orchestrations for an 8-piece orchestra by acclaimed conductor/arranger John Jansson and an imaginative staging from director June Iyeda. 

OPERAVIEW: The Bear
Jul
9
Jul 10

OPERAVIEW: The Bear

  • The Proud Archivist

Smirnov

Operaview presents an intimate portrait of a grieving widow, mourning the loss of her husband amongst pictures and ghosts, whose past and future are about to be turned upside-down by the rude intrusion of an unwelcome guest.

I am delighted to be making my debut with the company.

Jul
14
Jul 17

Clarges (Recording)

  • The Menuhin Hall

Recording of the new opera Clarges, by Joe St Johanser (http://www.joestjohanser.co.uk/). Based on the novel To Live Forever by Jack Vance.