Thursday 27 April 2017

Textiles in Transition

Ucheldre Centre

Gallery Exhibition Opening

Dorothy Russell

The art Dorothy exhibits is usually produced by painting, printing, piecing, quilting and embellishing textiles. Her work as a textile artist has gained her recognition and awards. Some of this work can be seen on the Portfolio pages of her website. As a Quilt artist, she takes inspiration from many sources, including the natural world, politics, news and history.

Her work includes traditional and contemporary approaches, but always at its heart is a fascination with the materials themselves. Silk particularly attracts her with its lustrous quality and glowing acceptance of paints and dyes. She cannot imagine working in any other medium – there is so much yet to discover. https://dotrussell.co.uk/

Exhibition runs until 11 July

Admission Free

 

 

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Wednesday 28 June 2017

ROH Opera Live: Otello (Verdi)

Ucheldre Centre

World-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi‘s passionate retelling of Shakespeare‘s great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder. Soprano Maria Agresta his love Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier his nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award- winning director Keith Warner.

A major work of the opera repertory, Verdi’s Otello draws on the full forces of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, the Royal Opera Chorus and this stellar line-up of principal singers, with exquisite duets, emotionally potent solo numbers and thrilling choruses. Particular highlights include Otello and Desdemona’s rapturous love duet and Desdemona’s poignant ‘Willow Song’. Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts this Italian masterpiece.

Sung in Italian with English Subtitles

7.15pm

2hrs 45 including interval

£10, £8 concessions/gostyngiadau, £3 children/plant

 

 

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