Youth Opera

Snappy Operas

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2018 / Ten new mini operas for primary school children

The Itch Witch by Emily Hall and Toby Litt with Jubilee Opera, Aldeburgh
The Magical Music Tree by Luke Carver Goss and Ian McMillan with Place Farm Primary Academy, Haverhill
Counting Sheep by Jamie Man and Stephen Plaice with Freethorpe Community Primary School, Norwich
The Lighthouse Wave by Errollyn Wallen with Jericho Primary School, Whitehaven
The Feast That Went Off With A Bang by Ed Hughes and Peter Cant
The World’s Beating Heart by Gwyneth Herbert with Seven Mills Primary School, Tower Hamlets
Fox-Pop by Kerry Andrew with Alderton Junior School, Loughton
The Machine Dream by Nathan Williamson and Zanib Mian with Bringhusrt Primary School, Market Harborough
The Big History of Little England by Philip Venables and Ted Huffman with Surrey Square School, Southwark
PECK! by Stephen Deazley and Matthew Harvey with St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School, Slough

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The Rattler

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2016 / Mahogany Opera

Music Stephen Deazley
Words Martin Riley

Matthew Sharpe, Rodney Earl Clarke, Jessica Walker, Guy Withers, Kirsty McLean

Southbank Centre London / Rosehill Theatre / Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall / Ffwrnes Theatre Llanelli / The Haymarket Basingstoke / The Gulbenkian Canterbury / Lichfield Festival / Young Norfolk Arts Festival / Saffron Hall / Imagine Watford / Blackheath Halls / The Apex Bury St Edmunds



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2014 & 15 / Mahogany Opera Group

by Hans Krasa

conductor Alice Farnham
designer Anna Jones
lighting Dan Large

Piotr Lempa
& children from each town

Jubilee Opera, Aldeburgh / Southbank Centre & Pembroke Academy of Music / Rosehill Theatre, Cumbria / Watford Palace Theatre & Hertfordshire Music Service / Young Norfolk Arts Festival & The Wharf



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2007 / Jubilee Opera / Mahogany

by Hans Krasa
conductor Nicholas Collon

Stephan Holmström

Aurora Orchestra