Author: Pip Rolfe

Live From The New York Met Opera is Back!

Join us tomorrow for the first in the new series of ten spectacular productions. The series kicks off with a revival of Mussorgsky’s ‘Boris Godonov.’ Bass, René Pape, reprises his overwhelming portrayal of the tortured tsar caught between grasping ambition and crippling paranoia. Conductor Sebastian Weigle leads Mussorgsky’s masterwork, a pillar of the Russian repertoire, in its original 1869 version, which runs two-and-a-quarter hours with no intermission. NB. Tomorrow’s show is pre-recorded from the previous [read more…]

New website, Jazz Festival, 50th Anniversary, and a new exhibition

Welcome to our shiny new website! We’re really proud to be launching it and watching it evolve. A massive thanks to Stef for his fantastic design and all his hard work. Jazz Festival As well as our August/September agenda, we have some very exciting news! On October 8th-9th, we’re delighted to be hosting  the inaugural Port Erin Jazz Festival. Featuring the extraordinary talents of Alan Barnes and Dave Newton, backed by students from the Leeds Music College [read more…]