Upcoming events

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Show: 20 June - 6 August 2021

Space: Garden Theatre

Venue: Mansion House

Bringing the Garden Theatre stage bursting into life this Summer 2021 - The Reader presents Sounds in the Park a series of open-air concerts in collaboration with Early Music as Education. 

The very special series of events will feature live classical music performances including a comic opera and 17th & 18th-century chamber music selected in response to texts from The Reader Bookshelf.

Sunday 20 June, 3pm & Thursday 24 June, 7pm 
The Epic of Gilgamesh – Emanuele Rincón d’Astorga, Stabat Mater 

Julia Smith, Luke Freeney, Robin Datta, Armand Rabot, Early Music Youth Orchestra, Alberto Sanna. 

Sunday 1 August, 3pm 
William Wordsworth’s The Prelude - The Wondering Fiddlers   

Marino Capulli, Elizabeth Elliott, Donatella Paiano, Alberto Sanna 

Thursday 5 August, 7pm & Friday 6 August, 7pm 
A comic opera: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, La serva padrona (The Maid as Mistress) 

Angelina Dorlin-Barlow, Armand Rabot, Early Music Youth Orchestra, Alberto Sanna. Directed by Harriet Feeny and Françoise Lecomte.