Bristol & West of England Friends Events | Welsh National Opera

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)
Contact: Margaret Borkowski 0127 5848 526 email borkmail@gmail.com

Wednesday 19 April
Beyond Faust and Carmen
David Speller considers two composers who are each best known for one opera: Bizet for Carmen and Gounod for Faust

Wednesday 17 May
Der Rosenkavalier
To mark WNO’s new staging, David Bednall lectures on Richard Strauss’ most beloved creation. 

Wednesday 21 June
Bristol v Cardiff Opera Quiz
A team of Bristol Friends pits their wit against a team of Cardiff Friends in a friendly contest with many musical excerpts.
The quiz will be preceded by the branch AGM at 7.15pm.