preview of opera event to be performed in Burnham-On-Sea
Apex Park playing host to an outdoor screening of a powerful Tchaikovsky
opera later this month, a preview of the show is to be performed
on Burnham-On-Sea seafront.
give visitors and residents a sneak peak of the 'Opera for All',
which is coming to Apex Park on 20th August, singers from Garsington
Opera will be coming to busk to promote the event.
performers will be on Burnham-On-Sea sea front on Tuesday 16th August
Sedgemoor District Council is one of the partners - alongside Garsington
Opera for All, the Friends of Apex Park, local schools, Bridgwater
Arts Centre, McMillian Theatre, Somerset Film, Bridgwater Carnival
and food and drink suppliers who will be bringing the operatic
extravaganza to Highbridge.
The council is supporting the event, which opens at 4.30pm, by making
sure Apex Park is spic and span, and hope it will raise the profile
of Burnham and its local businesses as well as showcasing this exciting
outdoor art-form for Sedgemoor.
Opera for All works in collaboration with local authorities and
cultural organisations. The programme delivers free public screenings
of performances from Garsington Opera, alongside a wider programme
of participatory learning sessions for schools and adult groups
aiming to promote, develop and sustain cultural opportunity in each
for All is a partnership between Garsington Opera, the charitable
trust Magna Vitae, and the Coastal Communities Alliance, and is
supported by Arts Council Englands Strategic Touring Fund.