Bristol & West of England Friends Events

Venue: The Red Maids’ School, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol BS9 3AW 7.15pm. 

Admission: £5 (Friends), £7 (non Friends), £1 (students)

Sunday 17 April 2.30pm
WNO 70th Birthday Concert
With WNO Chorus members Fiona Harrison-Wolfe, Helen Jarmany, Simon Crosby Buttle and Julian Boyce. Pianist: David Doidge. Tickets £15 on the door.

Wednesday 20 April
In Parenthesis
WNO Dramaturg Sophie Rashbrook introduces Iain Bell’s opera ahead of its world premiere by WNO in June.

Wednesday 18 May
Big Smile, Broad Shoulders
Ian Douglas, WNO Company Manager, talks about his role: the thrills and spills, the good days and bad, the exhilaration and disappointments.

Wednesday 15 June
Ian Cartwright looks at Sir Reginald Goodall’s conducting career through his recordings (mainly, but not exclusively, of Wagner), including those made with WNO in the 1980s.
This talk will be preceded by the Annual General Meeting at 7.15pm.

Contact: Margaret Borkowski 0127 5848 526 email