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Opera in the Garden - York with Horrible Histories author, Terry Deary

Sat 27 Jun 2015, 7:00PM - 9:15PM

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Eboracum Baroque are delighted to be returning to the idyllic Treasurer's House Garden in York for a third year running. They will be joined once again by the Horrible Histories author Terry Deary who, acting as narrator, will guide the audience through an evening of baroque music by Henry Purcell. The performance will feature Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' set to music by Purcell and also the tale of one of Britain's most notorious tribal queens, Boudicca and her downfall at the hands of her Roman enemies. Relax in the beautiful surroundings of the Treasurer's house garden with a picnic and a glass of wine. Suitable for all the family.

Eboracum Baroque features young musicians at the start of their classical music careers who have recently graduated from the top conservatoires across the UK and also the University of York. They have been described as '‘some of the most promising young singers and musicians around today.’ - Music OMH.

Earlier Event: June 27
Blake's Genes Family Fun Day
Later Event: July 1
Brass - Stateside!