New production of Swanhunter to open in London

Stage Works  22 January, 2015

Jonathan’s one-act chamber opera, Swanhunter with a libretto by Alasdair Middleton, opens in London at the Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House on 4 April 2015 in a new touring production by Opera North and the acclaimed theatre company The Wrong Crowd. The work is based on the Finnish folk-epic the Kalevala, and is a tale of adventure and impossible tasks. The power of song is celebrated throughout the work and this new production promises an inventive fusion of opera, puppetry and live action to delight a family audience. The tour continues until 3 May,

Booking opens 27 January 2015 Linbury Studio Theatre via the Royal Opera House website. For further information about the tour visit the Opera North website.

Picture credit: Mike Cranston

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