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Christopher Kent and Gamal Khamis: Enoch Arden

Tuesday 30 May 2023 16:00 - 17:00

Event No: 11

Tennyson’s Enoch Arden set by Richard Strauss for narrator & piano

Venue: Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond

A hidden gem of the romantic repertoire, Enoch Arden is a deeply touching narrative poem written by Alfred, Lord Tennyson and set by Richard Strauss for narrator and piano. The actor Christopher Kent is joined by the award-winning pianist Gamal Khamis for this special performance.

“A magnificent performance… rarely have I been so moved” - Christopher Axworthy, Music Commentary

“Thought-provoking and riveting… you’ll be entranced” - Clare Seymour, Opera Today

For tickets for this event please book online at: www.georgiantheatreroyal.co.uk or contact the Georgian Theatre Royal box office on 01748 825252.

Generously supported by Meryl Austin.

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