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Musichall Monthly Newsletter - October 2016

This month we are happy to announce that Soprano Orla Boylan has joined Musichall. Her future plans include the title role in Turandot with Opera North.
The new animated film of Raymond Briggs’ Ethel & Ernest‚ with music by Carl Davis also premieres on the 15th October at the BFI London Film Festival.

...They will be singing
Janis Kelly Berta Il barbiere di Siviglia Glyndebourne on Tour 2017
John Graham Hall Rector The Cunning Little Vixen La Monnaie 2017
Jonathan Best Alcindoro & Benoit La bohème Scottish Opera 2017

…And Choreographing
Denni Sayers The Cunning Little Vixen La Monnaie 2017
Denni Sayers Hamlet Glyndebourne Festival Opera 2017

...And conducting
Stephen Barlow Die Walküre Grange Park Opera‚ West Horsley Place 2017

…And Designing
Benoit Dugardyn Aida Chorégies d’Orange 2017


Daisy Brown
Mabel The Pirates of Penzance Charles Court Opera – 22nd
Anne Sophie Duprels
Suor Angelica Suor Angelica Opera North – from 1st
Heather Engebretson
Liú Turandot Opéra Royal de Wallonie‚ Liège – 1st & 4th
Violetta La Traviata Staatstheater Wiesbaden – 2nd‚ 16th & 28th
Janis Kelly
A Woman’s Face Vernon Ellis Foundation – 5th
Rebecca von Lipinski
Leonore Fidelio Oper Stuttgart – 24th & 28th
Anna Patalong
Donna Anna Don Giovanni Opera Project – 5th - 22nd (Bristol Tobacco Factory)


Emma Carrington
Siegrune Die Walküre Saffron Opera Group – 9th
Konchakovna Prince Igor Chelsea Opera Group – 22nd
Lucia Cervoni
Siébel Faust Theater Magdeburg – 2nd‚ 14th & 31st
Yvonne Howard
Concert - Two Moors Festival‚ Ashburton – 25th
Heather Lowe
Kirklees Lunchtime Concert Opera North‚ Dewsbury – 26th
Heather Shipp
Beethoven’s Ninth Raymond Gubbay‚ Royal Albert Hall – 9th


Pascal Charbonneau
Brighella Ariadne auf Naxos Nationale Reisopera – 1st‚6th & 8th
Andrew Dickinson
Folie á Deux Mahogany Opera‚ Sacrum Profanum Fesitval‚ Krakow – 6th
Gaston La Traviata Deutsche Oper Berlin – 15th & 20th
1 Gralsritter Parsifal Deutsche Oper Berlin – 16th‚ 22nd & 30th
Christopher Gillett
Snout A Midsummer Night’s Dream Festival d’Aix-en-Provence at Beijing Music Festival – 15th & 16th
John Graham Hall
Carmina Burana Raymond Gubbay‚ Royal Albert Hall – 29th
Rafael Rojas
Cavaradossi Tosca Staatsoper Hannover – 8th
Radames Aida National Theater Mannheim – from 29th
Jung Soo Yun
Italian Tenor Der Rosenkavalier Opera North – 22nd & 28th


Ben McAteer
Figaro Le Nozze di Figaro Scottish Opera – from 12th
Simon Thorpe
Salerio The Merchant of Venice Welsh National Opera – 11th(Bristol)


Matthew Hargreaves
Citizen of Vienna Amadeus The National Theatre – from 19th
Stephen Richardson
Dansker Billy Budd Opera North – from 18th
The Dark Places Crash Ensemble‚ Belfast International Festival – 19th


Stephen Barlow
Hall of Fame Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra – 1st
A Midsummer Night’s Dream Rota das Artes‚ Lisbon – 22nd & 23rd
Carl Davis
The Mysterious Lady Pordenone Silent Film Festival – 1st
Carl Davis’ 80th Birthday Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra – 28th
Dane Lam
Concert-Xi’an Symphony Orchestra – 21st & 28th


Olivia Fuchs
Faust Theater Magdeburg – 2nd‚ 14th & 31st
Alcina Royal Academy of Music – 24th-27th


Lynne Hockney
Billy Budd Opera North – From 18th
Denni Sayers
Das Rheingold Lyric Opera Chicago – 1st - 22nd
Der Fliegende Holländer Royal Danish Theatre – 6th‚ 9th‚ 13th & 15th
The Pearl Fishers Tulsa Opera – 21st & 23rd

Sign Interpreters

Wendy Ebsworth
Il barbiere di Siviglia Royal Opera House – 8th

In Rehearsals
Elena Xanthoudakis Anna Bolena Anna Bolena Melbourne Opera
Andrew Dickinson Cosse Les Huguenots Deutsche Oper Berlin
Denni Sayers Manon Lescaut Royal Opera House

In Cover Rehearsals
Emma Carrington Nerissa The Merchant of Venice Welsh National Opera
Heather Lowe Octavian Der Rosenkavalier Opera North
Matthew Waldren Don Giovanni English National Opera