The Opera House Next Door

The Opera House Next Door – an interactive puzzle-based performance with games, cake and a splash of opera. Join us for the only Swale performance in 2017!

Opera House Next Door – Vocal Fireworks

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Vocal fireworks – In this workshop we will find out a bit more about how to use our own voices for the purposes of expression and narrative, and we will consider some of the ways in which composers have written for the human voice and what sort of response they are hoping to provoke in audiences.

Opera House Next Door – Vocal Fireworks

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Vocal fireworks – In this workshop we will find out a bit more about how to use our own voices for the purposes of expression and narrative, and we will consider some of the ways in which composers have written for the human voice and what sort of response they are hoping to provoke in audiences.

Opera House Next Door – Telling Stories

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Telling Stories – In this workshop we will look at ways to tell stories using theatre and operatic practice. What stories make for good operatic material? Where might theatre happen (other than in a theatre itself)? Where should the audience be sitting/standing?

Opera House Next Door – Telling Stories

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Telling Stories – In this workshop we will look at ways to tell stories using theatre and operatic practice. What stories make for good operatic material? Where might theatre happen (other than in a theatre itself)? Where should the audience be sitting/standing?

Opera House Next Door – Using Sound

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Using Sound – In this workshop we will work with recording devices, percussion instruments, every day household items and the human voice to create a series of short radio-type stories.

Opera House Next Door – Using Sound

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Using Sound – In this workshop we will work with recording devices, percussion instruments, every day household items and the human voice to create a series of short radio-type stories.

Opera House Next Door – Moodboards and Concept

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Moodboards and concept – In this workshop we will start to develop design ideas for both familiar fairy tales and for a potential new large-scale community opera. Working with 2D and 3D materials to create a series of tactile mood boards.

Opera House Next Door – Moodboards and Concept

Opera House Next Door are inviting participants to come along to a series of interactive workshops to help develop & design their forthcoming new opera production.
Moodboards and concept – In this workshop we will start to develop design ideas for both familiar fairy tales and for a potential new large-scale community opera. Working with 2D and 3D materials to create a series of tactile mood boards.