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Theatre Royal, February 2019
The number one selling operatic trio Tenors Un Limited, the ‘Rat Pack of Opera’, is proud to present their newest touring show celebrating 15 years. This is part of their 15th anniversary UK tour, fresh from their recent chart-topping success with “Who is He?” in aid of The Salvation Army which went in at number one on the iTunes classical chart.
This concert series is part of their international tour; Tenors Un Limited are known for their rich vocal harmonies, there is sure to be something for everyone in this programme of popular classical music.
Show starts @7.30 p.m.
Tickets: €23 From Box Office/Tel: 051-874402 or www.theatreroyal.ie
Now in its 15th year, and back in the UK by popular demand, with a sparkling new anniversary production.
World on Stage bring you A Viennese Strauss Gala but now a new production of this ever popular Show. Recreating the romance of the Viennese Festive season, reminding you of a bygone age of glamorous soirees and Strauss waltzes. The Show features highlights from some of the great Operettas of the Strauss family, Kalman and Lehar; including Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and many more.
The European Orchestral Ensemble will accompany four Soloists from major Opera companies; including Opera North, English National Opera and D’Oyly Carte.
This wonderful production is cleverly staged and choreographed, and authentically costumed, and will appeal to the romantic as much as the music aficionado. It continues to be hugely popular all over the country.
Show starts @ 8 p.m.
Tickets: €25/422 conc. From Box Office/Tel: 051-874402 or www.theatreroyal.ie
by Christoph Willibald Gluck
In partnership with the Irish Baroque Orchestra
“It’s a triumph for all” Sunday Independent
“An opera of intense, crisp energy ★★★★ ” The Irish Times
This major new production of Gluck’s revolutionary opera Orfeo ed Euridice was a highlight of Galway International Arts Festival 2018. Directed and choreographed by one of Ireland’s most exciting dance theatre makers, Emma Martin, it stars mezzo soprano Sharon Carty and soprano Sarah Power, with an ensemble of four singers and four United Fall dancers. Orfeo ed Euridice features Gluck’s famous and profoundly moving aria Che farò senza Euridice. Peter Whelan conducts the Irish Baroque Orchestra.
Show starts @ 8 p.m.
Tickets: €31 From Box Office/Tel: 051-874402 or www.theatreroyal.ie