CUOS SHORTS: New Student Opera
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge CB2 1TQ
8pm, Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th March
Tickets: £8/£6/£5, free for TCMS members, available here.
THOMAS CHESWORTH and PAUL NORRIS The Wings of the Dove
SAMUEL MACDONALD Jonah on the Hill
YVETTE MURPHY and JAMES HENDY An Age's End
SOPHIE WESTBROOKE Judith
Cambridge University Opera Society, in conjunction with Trinity College Music Society, presents a night of four new student chamber operas, composed by current Cambridge undergraduates and staged in the beautiful surroundings of Trinity College Chapel, on subjects ranging from Henry James to Virginia Woolf. Produced by members of CUOS and accompanied by some of Cambridge's top instrumentalists, this promises to be a truly unique event in the Cambridge opera calendar.
THE WINGS OF THE DOVE
Milly - Anna Cooper
Susan - Emily Newlyn
Kate - Rachel Oyawale
Merton - Harry Swanson
JONAH ON THE HILL
Jonah - Joshua Geddes
The Worm - Anna Cooper
Cowherd/Cow 1 - Rosina Griffiths
Cowherd/Cow 2 - Ryan Nevill
AN AGE'S END
Mary - Jamila Rowland-Chandler
Religious Man - Ryan Nevill
New Philosopher - Joshua Geddes
Virginia Woolf - Rachel Oyawale
Chorus - Ryan Nevill, George Jackson, Harry Swanson
**To reserve a free TCMS member ticket, please email Lucy Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, member tickets apply only to those who possess Trinity College Music Society membership, and will not be valid without presentation of a TCMS membership card on the night. Those who bring a member ticket without a TCMS membership card will be asked to pay the difference on the door.**
We offer a variety of exciting performance opportunities through shows in Michaelmas, Lent, and Easter - keep checking our website for updates.
Check out our photos from our 2016 May Week performances of Puccini's Gianni Schicchi. You can catch a glimpse of all our previous shows in our Gallery!