|Fulham Opera Present Das Rheingold|
Four nights of Wagner at St John's Fulham
Fulham Opera presents Das Rheingold, the preliminary evening in Richard Wagner's epic Der Ring des Nibelungen at St John's Fulham on August 30 and 31 and September 2 and 4, at 7.30pm each evening.
Tickets for these concerts cost £10 each and are available from Ticketweb.
Fulham Opera is West London's Premier Independent Opera Company, led by artistic director Ben Woodward, who has been organist and Director of Music at St John's Church in Fulham since 2007.
In that time, he has instituted a recital series, conducted and played several operas, the Mozart Requiem and St John Passion, and two performances of Tallis's 40-voice motet, Spem in Alium for Fulham Week.
Ben is Musical Director of Das Rheingold, while Fiona Williams is Stage Director. The 15 strong cast includes Ian Wilson-Pope playing the role of chief of the Gods Wotan, and Ian also wrote the synopsis and programme notes on the opera.
August 16, 2011