The World of Opera                                            

A series of illustrated music appreciation talks by Peter Clarke concentrating mainly on Music Theatre ; Opera, Light Opera Operetta and even the classic American Musical.


Talks are held at the Royal British Legion in West Hill usually each month on a Thursday afternoon from 2.00pm to 4.00pm with a half-way tea interval. These talks are free except for a small charge of £2.00 to cover the cost of providing the tea service.  


Thursday 12th Sept:   “Puccini, a man of the theatre”


Thursday 10th October:  “Operetta - the world of Offenbach, Strauss and Lehar


Thursday 7th November: ”Verismo - opera brought to life”


Thursday 5th December: “Sullivan and Gilbert – a unique partnership”



For further information please contact: opconpeterclarke@gmail.com


Full 2019 Music Appreciation programme below