English Touring Opera: St John PassionOpera at Storyhouse
- Tickets from £20.50A limited number of £5 tickets are available for Aged Under 26s
- Storyhouse Theatre
Part of: On Stage
Part of: On Stage
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St John Passion has been cancelled.
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Composer: J.S Bach
Director: James Conway
Conductor: Jonathan Peter Kenny
Following the overwhelming success of ETO’s performances of the great choral masterpieces of J. S. Bach, ETO will present St John Passion, in an immersive and semi-staged performance this spring. Professional soloists perform with more than 30 choirs from across the country as well as period orchestra, the Old Street Band, for these distinctive and reimagined performances.
ETO have commissioned new translations of the Chorales from theological and literary figures including the Anglican priest, journalist and broadcaster, Dr Giles Anthony Fraser and former Archbishop of Canterbury and poet, Dr Rowan Williams.
Approx 100 mins
Sung in English and German with English surtitles
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