Poulenc: Dialogues des Carmélites
Opera & Vocal
Music by Francis Poulenc
Dominic Wheeler conductor
Martin Lloyd-Evans director
Takis scenography and costume designer
Robbie Butler lighting designer
Set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, Poulenc’s sublime masterpiece follows the harrowing story of Blanche de la Force, a shy young aristocrat who joins the Carmelite convent. This dramatic and powerful tour-de-force, based on a true story, explores faith and redemption, fate and sacrifice.
£25 (£15 concessions), available from the Barbican Box Office from 8 January 2018. Priority booking for Guildhall Circle members.
Silk Street Theatre