A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera @ Shaw House
Church Road, Newbury
Berkshire RG14 2DR
A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera – GreenMatthews
Monday 18th December 2017, doors 7.00pm, performance starts 7.30pm
Tickets: Adults £12 (£10 with West Berkshire Card) Under16s £5 (£4.50 with West Berkshire Card)
The quintessential Victorian Christmas classic! GreenMatthews bring you a brand-new retelling of the most thrilling Yuletide adventure of them all – Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”.
First published in 1843, the story is credited with reinventing and reinvigorating the British Christmas and has been loved by every generation since. Using new lyrics and traditional English folk tunes, GreenMatthews (with special guest Jude Rees of Pilgrims’s Way) use a bewitching blend of voices and instruments to create a musical retelling of this seasonal favourite.
The cafe will be open, serving wine, local beer/cider, mince pies and mulled wine.
Tickets available from Shaw House on 01635 279279 or online.