Mendelssohn and the Bard of Avon at the Rose Theatre
Saturday 26 January
Rose Theatre, Kingston
with Patricia Hodge and
Harvey de Souza violin
Simon Over Conductor
Mendelssohn Overture and Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
Beethoven Symphony No.3 ‘Eroica’
A programme of much-loved classics includes the theatrical magic of Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream introduced by star of stage and screen Patricia Hodge, and Mendelssohn’s evergreen Violin Concerto with soloist Harvey de Souza, the brilliant leader of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
Then, renowned television and radio personality John Suchet reveals his lifelong love of Beethoven. Coinciding with the publication of his new book ‘Beethoven – The Man Revealed’, he introduces his hero’s Symphony No.3 ‘Eroica’.
£12 £18 £22 £25
available from the Rose Theatre Box Office
Rosetheatrekingston.org | 08444 821 556