Summer Opera 2019
Purcell: The Tempest
Friday 26 and Saturday 27 July 19.30 St Mary’s Church, South Creake, The Tempest by Henry Purcell. The Tempest or Enchanted land is a comedy adapted by John Dryden and William D’Avenant from Shakespeare’s comedy, The Tempest.
The Yorke Trust’s thrilling production is conducted by Christopher McMullen-Laird and directed by Jennifer Hamilton. A period instrumental ensemble accompanies the production, led by the outstanding young violinist Conor Gricmanis.
The soloists are drawn from music conservatoires and once again, The Yorke Trust Community Choristers will sing the choruses under the direction of Sue Valentine.
Tickets at £20 and £18 for Friends of the Yorke Trust are available online from www.wellsmaltings.org.uk or by phone 01328 710885.
Financial assistance for this event has been gratefully received from the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Small Grants Scheme through Norfolk Community Foundation and Norfolk County Council Arts Project Fund.