14/06/2011 Alasdair Nicolson, Alan Privett, Anthony Negus
Presented by Sean Rafferty.
Sean talks to Alasdair Nicolson, composer and artistic director of the St Magnus Festival which runs from 17-23 June.
Sean also discusses the Longborough Festival Opera with Alan Privett (artistic director) and Anthony Negus (music director). The festival takes place from 16 June - 30 July.
Choreographer Aletta Collins has collaborated with director Tom Cairns for a new production entitled Cocteau Voices - Duet for One and La Voix Humaine. Aletta and Tom join Sean in studio to discuss this double bill commissioned by ROH2. It presents two contrasting dramatic pieces in two different artforms: one dance, one opera. Jean Cocteau's monologues provide the inspiration for an evening of opera and dance in the Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House. It runs from 17-25 June.
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