Reimagining King Arthur

King Arthur © Benjamin HarteWigmore Hall Learning presents a community chamber opera inspired by Henry Purcell’s celebrated opera King Arthur

On Thursday 16 July 2015, Wigmore Hall will host the culmination of a 6-month creative project with Early Opera Company and Wigmore Hall Learning’s resident ensemble Ignite, performing alongside a 140-strong community cast from across Westminster. Henry Purcell’s King Arthur story is reimagined by composer Alasdair Nicolson and director/librettist Hazel Gould in collaboration with the participants.

Read the following release for more information
pdf Reimagining King Arthur press release (334 KB)

Performance: Thursday 16 July 2014 – 6.30pm (one hour in duration with no interval)