We are pleased to announce the world premiere of The Gardeners, a new chamber opera by composer Robert Hugill and librettist Joanna Wyld.
The opera will be premiered in concert on Thursday 18 June 2019, at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL, conducted by William Vann. There will be further performances during 2019 building up to a staging in 2020.
The opera is set within a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery, amongst the family which maintains the gardens in the cemetery, and it deals with issues of remembrance, tolerance, and brotherhood.
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