In 2020, Jackdaws OperaPLUS returns with Rossini’s treasured comedy, The Stylist of Somerset (a.k.a. The Barber of Seville). Performed by a professional cast alongside children from Somerset schools, The Stylist of Somerset sets up his salon for 4 performances across the county this Easter.
Adapted by Saffron van Zwanenberg, from the translation by S Helsby Hughes for Heritage Opera, Rossini’s quintessential opera is a gem of the repertoire, sung here in English.
Tuesday 21 April – Court Fields School, Wellington
Wednesday 22 April – Court Fields School, Wellington
Thursday 23 April – Cheese & Grain, Frome
Friday 24 April – Holyrood Academy, Chard
All performances start at 5:30pm.
Tickets: £2 on the door (£3-5 Cheese and Grain)
OperaPLUS 2020 would not be possible without support from the following organisations: