Tour 2013 study day The Rape of Lucretia

19 October 2013
Part of Tour 2013

The Rape of Lucretia
Saturday 19 October, 10.30am - 3.00pm
Ebert Room, Glyndebourne
Tickets £16 (£10 concessions)

Dig deeper into the creation of this year's new Tour production, The Rape of Lucretia. Led by operatic experts with members of the production team and singers from the Glyndebourne Chorus, this specially curated event provides you with insight into the opera designed to enhance your experience of the live performance. 

Lunch is available and can be booked separately through Leiths' Reservations on +44 (0)1273 812 510. From June further details can be found at diningatglyndebourne.com 

Programme:

10:30-11:00am
‘We’ll view these human passions’: An Introduction to The Rape of Lucretia 
Cori Ellison, Glyndebourne Dramaturg
 
11:00am-12:00pm
‘As chaste as she is beautiful’: Lucretia in History and Art 
Dr. Emily Pillinger, Department of Classics, Kings College London
 
12:00-12:30pm
‘To harness song to human tragedy’: A Guide to the Music 
Nicholas Collon, conductor 
 
12:30-2:00pm
LUNCH BREAK
 
2:00-2:20pm
‘Their spinning wheel unwinds’: A Musical Excerpt
Quartet from Act I, scene 2
 
Female Chorus Kirsty Stokes
Lucretia Lauren Easton
Lucia Louise Alder
Bianca Mae Heydorn
Duncan Williams, Pianist
Ian Rutherford, Assistant Director  
 
2:20-3:00pm
‘Between this present audience and that scene’: A Panel Discussion
Fiona Shaw, Director
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Dr. Emily Pillinger
Cori Ellison, moderator

Feedback from our 2012 Study Events...

"An excellent day, so very well planned, presented and compered. I will now get so much more from the performance"

"I always look forward to the study days and they never disappoint" 

Why is there a time limit?

Due to demand from other customers seats are reserved for a maximum of 20 minutes in order to allow you to complete your purchase. If the order has not been completed within this time, all seats will be removed from your basket.