Opera

War and Peace, Prokofiev, Welsh National Opera, Wales Millennium Centre 

16th September 2018

Welsh National Opera chose to open its Autumn season with what many may deem an odd choice: Sergei Prokofiev’s adaptation of War and Peace. In many ways a late opera, if not a post-opera, this monumental work was written in the last of the golden years of opera, and subverts many of the rules of […]

Read More

Peacekeeping and The Filmmaker and the Organ Trader, Asking4It Productions

2nd August 2018

Asking4It Productions’ double showcase of their works Peacekeeping and The Filmmaker and the Organ Trader was billed as “…two mini operas for a mad age, exploring slavery, the sex trade and human trafficking”. Serious subjects then, meriting an introduction from Assembly member Julie Morgan who talked with justifiable pride about the Assembly’s work to address […]

Read More