Shahrazad

  • Leighton House W14 8LZ

Christine is delighted to join Opera Vera and Cantata Dramatica in their premiere of Danyal Dhondy's new opera Shahrazad. Christine sings the roles of Princess Almond and Dunyazad. 

'Opera Vera is delighted to be premiering Danyal Dhondy's 'Shahrazad' in February 2017. The opera takes its inspiration from the tale of the 'Thousand and One Nights' and will be performed in the sumptuous rooms of Kensington's Arabian fantasy, Leighton House. Nick Pitts-Tucker's libretto deals presents a dramatic re-telling of the final three tales of the Arabian Nights and the production is created by acclaimed director Nina Brazier (Royal Opera, the Bayerische Staatsoper, English National Opera, Welsh National Opera and Opera North). Opera Vera is delighted to be collaborating with Cantata Dramatica , who have commissioned the opera (www.cantatadramatica.com).'
February 10
Shahrazad