Let's listen to SIR THOMAS ALLEN CBE in conversation with Edward Seckerson in intimate company at IVY HOUSE,the residence of the famous prima ballerina ANNA PAVLOVA from 1912-1931.
One of the most esteemed stars of the opera world,SIR THOMAS ALLEN celebrates his debut at The Royal Opera House,Covent Garden and over 30 years since his debut at The New York Metropolitan Opera.
Sir Thomas Allen has recently been appointed Music Adviser to Scottish Opera.
In 1989,he was made Commander of the Order of The British Empire,and he was knighted in 1999.Both awards were for his services to opera.
He will join Robert Carsen's award winning production of Poulenc's sublime opera DIALOGUE DES CARMELITES set during the violent upheaval of The French Revolution as Marquis De La Force at The Royal Opera House with The Orchestra of The Royal Opera House being conducted by Simon Rattle in May and June.Sir Thomas Allen continues his 2014 Royal Opera season with ARIADNE AUF NAXOS in Christof Loy's production of Strauss' dazzling opera in June and July.
The ticket for this event is £20.You can buy your tickets directly from www.ljcc.org.uk or from[masked] with a credit or debit card.The phone line is open from Monday to Thursday 10:00 -17:00 and Friday 10:00-12:00.On the day if tickets are left for this very popular event ,only cash payments are accepted.
I will hold a red rose welcoming you to this conversation at 19:30 with your questions and comments to Sir Thomas Allen CBE at the reception desk of Ivy House.
Please sign for our social at the historic THE OLD BULL AND BUSH PUB at 18:30 separately.