Cyndia Sieden takes the role of the Cheshire Cat in Unsuk Chin’s Alice in Wonderland for the Grand Théâtre de Genève. The production by Mira Bartov is conducted by Wen-Pin Chien and premières on June 11 with further performances on June 14, 17, 20, 22 & 24, 2010
Congratulations to soprano Helen-Jane Howells who has won the £2,000 Patricia Routledge National English Song Competition 2010 on May 12. A competition with a difference, the purpose of the award is “to encourage the communication of English words, in singing and in speech, with clarity, understanding and imagination”. Competitors sing a themed recital of Art songs alongside poetry and prose.