REVIEW: The Musician: A Horror Opera For Children, Belfast Ensemble

Conor Mitchell’s opera that reimagines the story of Pied Piper is at its best during the darker moments of the story. In order to make sure that opera is accessible for children a lot of imagination and creativity has to go into ensuring that the story comes through in a way that captures their attention… Read More

First Look at… Belfast Ensemble’s The Musician: A Children’s Horror Opera

The new opera based on the story of the Pied Piper is set to be streamed from the 12th to the 14th March. Images from the Belfast Ensemble’s new production have been released ahead of it being streamed later this week. Conor Mitchell’s darkly comic opera retells the story of the Pied Piper and is… Read More

NEWS: Belfast Ensemble Bring Back Live Opera

The Belfast Ensemble are set to present the world premiere of Conor Mitchell’s The Musician: A Horror Opera for Children, which will be streamed from the 12th to the 14th March. This new darkly comic opera aimed at children retells the familiar story of the Pied Piper and marks the Belfast Ensemble’s next step following… Read More