Ukrainian opera star Yuriy Yurchuk leads a particular one-off fundraising live performance in help of Ukraine
Royal Opera Home principal artist and Ukrainian baritone Yuriy Yurchuk can be joined by Armenian soprano Anush Hovhannisyan and pianist Ed Battling for a night of world-class music on this particular one-off fundraising live performance. The night time will function a programme of much-loved arias and crowd favourites, with extra data to be launched over the approaching days.
Recent from his critically-acclaimed ★★★★★ efficiency in La traviata at The Grand Opera Home, Belfast, award-winning Yurchuk could also be recognised for singing the Ukrainian nationwide anthem outdoors 10 Downing Road at the beginning of the battle in a name for peace.
The proceeds will go to the Ukrainian Institute London (click on right here) which champions Ukrainian tradition, going past the headlines to form the dialog about Ukraine. For the reason that launch of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, the Institute has been working tirelessly to offer Ukraine a dependable voice in UK and world media, to reply to a continuing stream of enquiries and to take care of our occasions programme, academic programs, cultural initiatives and help for displaced Ukrainians. The Ukrainian Institute London is an impartial charity and depends on donations to maintain up their work.
Because the disaster in Ukraine continues, we at Omnibus Theatre stand in solidarity with these impacted. Via this live performance we hope to play our half in persevering with to unfold the phrase, rally help, and lift the important funds wanted this winter for the DEC’s Ukraine Humanitarian Enchantment.
‘That is going to be a really tough winter in Ukraine, and other people there’ll want our consideration and assist like by no means earlier than. Leonard Bernstein as soon as stated: “This can be our reply to violence: to make music extra intensely, extra superbly, extra devotedly than ever earlier than.” So we must always do what we do properly – make music, to rally assist and recourses, to avoid wasting, to help on this dire hour of want.‘ says Yuriy Yurchuk
This distinctive occasion follows the ultimate efficiency of Ukrainian Institute London and Dwell Canon’s Cassandra, an award-winning new translation of Ukraine’s pioneering feminist author Lesia Ukrainka.
OPERA FOR UKRAINE
SUNDAY 16 OCTOBER, 7PM
OMNIBUS THEATRE, 1 CLAPHAM COMMON NORTHSIDE, SW4 0QW
DURATION: Approx. 60 minutes
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