Colossal orchestral scores and sensational vocals will make this an unforgettable concert performance.
THE MUSIC… Towering fanfares sandwich Janáček’s dazzling Sinfonietta. This lively orchestral piece sees rustic, lyrical melodies layered one upon the next with twists and turns that build suspense.
Bluebeard’s Castle is an intense psychological thriller set to music. A foreboding castle cloaked in darkness, full of forbidden rooms. Behind every door is a dreadful secret… but just how far will Judith go to uncover Bluebeard’s mysterious past? This gripping drama hurtles towards a chilling finale, with an immense score that’s sure to have you on the edge of your seat.
Start time: 7.30pm Talking Music begins at 6.40pm
Conductor: Sian Edwards
Bluebeard: Christopher Purves
Judith: Karen Cargill
Orchestra of Opera North
Bartok: Bluebeard’s Castle
(Sung in Hungarian with English titles)
Part of the Kirklees Orchestral Concert Season 2019/2020
|Tickets||Adults from £13 (concessions from £11), Under 30's £4, 16 and under £1 (exemptions apply)|