Frontiers: Quilt Song

Frontiers: Quilt Song

Frontiers Series

Date and time
19 Oct 2018 (7:00pm)
20 Oct 2018 (7:00pm)

The Old Rep Theatre

Station Street, Birmingham, B5 4DY

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Admission free

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Produced by Selfmademusic and The Old Rep Theatre Birmingham
Conductor Susie Self
Director White Raven
Selfmademusic Singers and Orchestra

Sopranos Maureen Brathwaite and Elizabeth Cragg
The Alma Guitar Trio: Hannah Woollacott, Jonnie Cumming, Rowan McConkey 
Chris Brannick
Young singers from Birmingham Ormiston Academy

Susie Self Quilt Song the opera

Quilt Song is a new upbeat opera composed for the Birmingham community. It celebrates social inclusivity using quilting as a metaphor. Its première is exactly 100 years after John Drinkwater’s play Abraham Lincoln opened at the same theatre.