Shakespeare in Song

 …dovetails songs with spoken poetry from Shakespeare’s plays and sonnets.

Performed by contralto Lucy Stevens and pianist Elizabeth Marcus.

 

Traditional Elizabethan settings performed alongside timeless arrangements by British composers; Purcell, Quilter, Finzi, Dring, Horovitz and Tippett.

“…remarkable performance, with magical, deeply touching moments – the audience spellbound, the recitations beautifully delivered and subtly interwoven with the songs.”

60 minutes without interval.


Performance Diary 2019

Saturday 27 July – Hitchin Festival – 7.30pm St Mary’s Churchyard Tickets

Thursday 3 October – Rottingdean Festival – 12.30pm Hillside Barn Tickets

 


Contact

Producer: Penny Mayes Dramatic Solutions penny@dramatic-solutiuons.co.uk
Tel: 07790 456169

Performer: Lucy Stevens info@lucystevens.com

Also Touring: Ethel Smyth: Grasp the Nettle www.ethelsmyth.com
Kathleen Ferrier Whattalife! www.kathleenferrierwhattalife.com

www.lucystevens.com