Twitter Facebook
Off West End About Us Theatre Listings Adopt a playwright The Offies Links Sponsors
search listings
The Beggars OPera
On from 15 Jan 2013 till 15 Jan 2013
Watermans
by London College of Music
Genre(s): Drama

Tickets: £5 - £10

About: The Beggars OPera

London College of Music is back at Watermans with a production showcasing the talents of the graduates of their BA Musical Theatre course.
The course encourages an intellectual and practice based interrogation of the work and ‘workings’ within musical theatre, and develops skills for students who wish to enter the professional world of performance as an ‘actor-singer’. An important feature of the Musical Theatre course, is that in the graduating year, student performers get a chance to perform in major musical productions under the guidance of professionals from the music industry, in order for them to get a ‘disciplined and truthful’ insight into the performance industry.
In January Watermans is hosting two shows: One is an old favourite, The Beggars Opera (16-19 January) followed by a new piece: Quills: The Musical, based on the life of William Shakespeare, which will have its World Premiere on 23 January and run till 26 January in the theatre.
The Beggars Opera is a satirical ballad opera, written by John Gay in the early 18th Century and remains popular today. Directed by Mhairi Grealis, it features musical direction by Ian Macmillan (additional arrangements by Ilona Sekacz). This production contains scenes of a sexual nature and is suitable for aged 12+.Tickets are very reasonable at £10 and concessions for students and young people as well as Senior Citizens and people on benefits are a snip at £5.

These productions are great fun and showcases emerging talent. Tickets are available to buy online or by telephone from our Box Office.
Listings:
The Beggars Opera
16/17/18/19 January at 7.30pm matinee 19 Jan at 2.30pm
Quills: The Musical 23/24/25/26 January at 7.30pm matinee 26 Jan at 2.30pm
Watermans, 40 High Street, Brentford, TW8 ODS www.watermans.org.uk
www.uwl.ac.uk/cmlive

Public Comments on:
"The Beggars OPera "

Play Image
Play Image Play Image
Invite a friend

More plays...

pic:OffWestEnd.com logo
NEWS & OFFERS
SUBSCRIBE
Get Our Special Offers & Latest News from Off West End

ABOUT US | CONTACT US | | TERMS OF USE | PRIVACY POLICY |ADVERTISE WITH US

OffWestEnd.com is the London UK theatre information and bookings site that makes it easy to find great plays and performances in some of London's innovative theatres outside the West End. Buy tickets directly from these Off West End London theatres - with no fees and no commission ever being charged by us! OffWestEnd.com - Browse our theatre list below for what's on:
Above the Stag Theatre | Albany | Almeida Theatre | Arcola Theatre | Arts Theatre | artsdepot | BAC | Barbican | Barons Court Theatre | Bloomsbury Theatre | Blue Elephant Theatre | Bridewell Theatre | The Bush Theatre | Camden People's Theatre | Canal Cafe Theatre | Chickenshed | Cochrane Theatre | Cock Tavern Theatre | Cockpit Theatre | Courtyard | Drill Hall | Donmar Warehouse | Drill Hall | Finborough Theatre | Etcetera Theatre | Gate Theatre | The Globe Theatre | Greenwich Playhouse | Greenwich Theatre | Hackney Empire | Half Moon | Hampstead Theatre | Jacksons Lane | Jermyn Street Theatre | Jerwood Vanburgh Theatre | King's Head Theatre | Landor Theatre | Leicester Square Theatre | Lion & Unicorn Theatre | Little Angel Theatre | Lyric Hammersmith | Menier Chocolate Factory | National Theatre | New End Theatre | New Players Theatre | Normansfield | Old Red Lion Theatre | The Old Vic | Orange Tree Theatre | Oval House Theatre | People Show | Pleasance Theatre | Polka Theatre | The Queen's Theatre | Rich Mix | Riverside Studios | Rose Theatre | Riverside Studios | Roundhouse | Rosemary Branch | Royal Court Theatre | Shaw Theatre | Soho Theatre | Southbank Centre | Southwark Playhouse | Tabard Theatre | Tara Studio | The Space | Theatre Royal Stratford East | THEATRE 503 | Toynbee Studios | Tricycle Theatre | Unicorn Theatre | Union Theatre | Upstairs at the Gatehouse | Warehouse Theatre | Watermans | Watford Palace Theatre | White Bear | Wilton's Music Hall | Young Vic
OffWestEnd.com is a United Kingdom (UK) based company serving the international, the UK and London based theatres and theatre goers.
Write to Us at: OffWestEnd.com, Euclid Applications Ltd, 1/1 Jersey St, Manchester M4 6JA, United Kingdom
Registered office address: Euclid Applications Ltd, 1/1 Jersey St, Manchester M4 6JA, United Kingdom - Company Registration No. 07920048



Google+