The English Touring Opera come to Tunbridge Wells from Oct 29 – 30

The English Touring Opera come to Tunbridge Wells from Oct 29 – 30

English Touring Opera are once again collaborating with Aurora Orchestra this autumn on a unique season of theatrical opera set to be performed across the country. The tour presents a rare opportunity for audiences at regional theatres and opera houses to see full-scale performances of diverse and unusual works, two of which will be performed at the Assembly Hall Theatre in Tunbridge Wells from Monday 29 – Tuesday 30 October.

The Emperor of Atlantis

Mon 29 October 7.30pm
£22.50
www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

Ticket office 01892 530613/ 532072

Music by Viktor Ullmann, words by Sonja Lyndon translated from original libretto by Peter Kien
Conducted by Peter Selwyn, Directed by James Conway

performed alongside

Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4 by Johann Sebastian Bach, arranged by Iain Farrington and directed by James Conway

Albert Herring

Tue 30 October 7.30pm
£25.50
www.assemblyhalltheatre.co.uk

Ticket office 01892 530613/ 532072

Music by Benjamin Britten, words by Eric Crozier
Conducted by Michael Rosewell, Directed by Christopher Rolls

www.englishtouringopera.org.uk

Read The Guardian’s review on Albert Herring.