Swansea City Opera
A Viennese Whirl!
An evening of romantic music from the beautiful city of Vienna, home to the Strauss family and birthplace of the waltz.
The acclaimed opera company Swansea City Opera presents a captivating production – A Viennese Whirl – evoking the magic and music of Vienna and transporting audiences to the banks of the dreamy Danube River. Enjoy an enchanting evening of singing and soaring violin melodies from some of the most popular Viennese composers including Kreisler, Lehar, Kalman and Johann Strauss, as well as operettas such as ‘The Merry Widow’, ‘Die Fledermaus’ and ‘The Gypsy Baron’.
Echoing the wonderful voices of the era and including songs by Richard Tauber, a carefully selected cast of tenor, soprano, violin and piano accompanist has been assembled for this amusing and entertaining evening hosted by the charismatic Artistic Director of Swansea City Opera, Brendan Wheatley, who introduces the music of the Viennese greats in his own inimitable style.
A Viennese Whirl is certain to delight and enthral.
De Valance Pavilion