Date Jun 06, 2015
VenueShaw Foundation Symphony Stage
The Singapore Lyric Opera (SLO) will pay tribute to film and pop culture in the eight season of the popular Opera in The Park.
Held at the Singapore Botanic Gardens’ Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, the event will see the Singapore Lyric Opera performing classic tunes from popular movies such as ‘Les Miserables’, ‘Superman Returns ‘, ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ as well as music from cartoons including ‘Mickey Mouse’ and ‘Tom and Jerry’.
Singapore conductor Wong Kah Chun will be leading the orchestra and singers taking to the stage include the sopranos Anna Koor, Mary Burke and Seol-Ah Yoo and baritone Daegyun Jeong and students from Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, National University of Singapore.
The event is the first of the line-up of concerts to celebrate the SLO’s 25th anniversary. Other events planned include a children’s choir concert in July, a double bill opera featuring Puccini and Leoncavallo’s works and a gala concert.