Tag: Jersey Opera House

First UK tour of Tony Award-winning musical comedy ‘Spelling Bee’ to visit Jersey

First UK tour of Tony Award-winning musical comedy ‘Spelling Bee’ to visit Jersey

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Darren Day and Niki Evans are set to star in the first UK tour of William Finn’s Tony Award-winning musical comedy – ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’, which plays at the Opera House, St Helier on 24-26 October. ‘Spelling Bee’ is a musical comedy that centres on the lives of six quirky adolescents […]

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Clare Teal acclaimed British Jazz singer supports Jersey Hospice in a one off event charity concert

Clare Teal acclaimed British Jazz singer supports Jersey Hospice in a one off event charity concert

| August 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

One of Britain’s most successful female jazz singers, Clare Teal will appear live at Jersey Opera House on Sunday 25th August. Fast becoming a national treasure with her wonderful rich voice and warm hearted, effortlessly assured personality, Clare is equally at home on stage as she is on the airwaves, presenting ‘Sunday Night At 10’, […]

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A Metropolitan Summer

A Metropolitan Summer

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Aria aficionados are in for a treat this summer with screenings of some of the greatest operas of all time at Jersey Opera House. The Metropolitan Opera’s productions of Carmen, La Traviata, The Barber of Seville, Il Trovatore, Turandot and Armida will all be broadcast this season on the theatre’s HD screen for the value […]

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Strictly In Jersey

Strictly In Jersey

| May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Strictly Come Dancing finalist Pasha Kovalev and his professional partner Katya Virshilas will dance live at Jersey Opera House for the first time on 12th & 13th June when they bring to the island their show, An Evening with Stars from Strictly Come Dancing. The duo, who were paired together in the 2011 series of […]

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A channel for cultural collaboration

A channel for cultural collaboration

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the saying goes, ‘there’s no such thing as a free lunch’, but there is such a thing as a free opera! Jersey Opera House is offering its first free opera screening on Wednesday 5th June at 8pm thanks to a cultural collaboration with Rennes Opera. The French arts venue will screen Verdi’s La Traviata […]

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Aquaria cancelled

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jersey Opera House regrets to announce that one of its scheduled summer shows, Aquaria, has been cancelled. Aquaria was due to appear at Jersey Opera House from 29th July to 3rd August however the company has had to cancel its UK summer tour. The UK Tour Promoter said: “Due to unforeseen circumstances it has been […]

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Something back after Colbacks

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Following the news that many islanders have lost money and the chance to see musician Andre Rieu live in concert after the collapse of travel agent Colbacks, Jersey Opera House is stepping in to ensure that the show will go on. Jersey Opera House is offering complimentary tickets to see an encore screening of the […]

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Enabling dance

Enabling dance

| April 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jersey Opera House is hosting a dance workshop dedicated to students from Mont à L’Abbé School next week thanks to a collaboration with the National Dance Company Wales. Three professionals from the Welsh dance company will take the free class in the Jersey Opera House Studio on Tuesday 23rd April at 11am.  At least twelve […]

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No hanging about for Hellmurto

| March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Circus of Horrors secured their 16th Guinness World Record last night live on stage at Jersey Opera House thanks to the cast’s sword swallower. Hannibal Hellmurto swallowed seven wire coat hangers in less than one minute in front of a packed auditorium to seal the deal. In doing so, the performer smashed his own […]

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The Comedy House!

The Comedy House!

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

With comedians proving as popular as ever, Jersey Opera House has a bumper season of stand-ups ahead and more in the pipeline. Already scheduled for this February, March and April are Pam Ann, Patrick Monahan and Julian Clary.  Jersey Opera House can now announce four more stand-ups planned for later in the year. Reginald D […]

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