Admission: £10 - £75
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Venue telephone: 020 7960 4200
Weber Der Freischütz (semi-dramatised performance)
Sir Mark Elder conductor
David Pountney new English narration
Wyn Pencarreg Kuno
Rachel Willis-Sørenson Agathe
Sarah Tynan Annchen
Simon Bailey Kaspar
Christopher Ventris Max
Sir John Tomlinson Hermit / Samiel / narrator
Marcus Farnsworth Kilian
William Dazeley Ottokar
London Philharmonic Choir
Our birthday celebrations reach a climax with this concert performance of Weber’s opera Der Freischütz (The Marksman) – a fusion of folklore, rusticism and magic.
OAE Principal Artist Sir Mark Elder leads the performance of this opera which follows the story of Huntsman Max who makes a pact with the forces of darkness…
Sung in German with English surtitles.
OAE Extras at 5.45pm, auditorium, free admission
A look at German romanticism and how the dialogue was developed from the original text for tonight’s performance.
This venue has disabled access.
Nearest National Rail: Waterloo, Waterloo East and Charing Cross
Nearest Underground: Waterloo and Embankment