Opera singer Lesley Garrett reveals behind the scenes stories
Britain’s most popular soprano Lesley Garrett continues her fascinating UK tour this week describing, in anecdote and music, her long and extraordinary career.
On Friday (8th November) An Audience with Lesley Garrett heads for Dorset and plays The Exchange in Sturminster Newton.
This hugely popular show finds Lesley accompanied by virtuoso pianist Anna Tilbrook and includes a selection of Lesley’s must-hear behind-the-scenes stories giving audiences a unique insight into her life on the stage.
There is plenty to talk about. For Lesley has enjoyed a long and fruitful career. As well as performing on the opera and concert stage both in the UK and internationally, Lesley has starred in shows like Carousel and The Sound of Music and many others. She’s appeared on many TV shows including Strictly Come Dancing and Loose Women and has also performed with artists as diverse as Michael Ball, Renee Fleming, Andrea Bocelli, Bryn Terfel and Lily Savage and will soon be making her panto debut as the Good Fairy in Cinderella at the New Wimbledon Theatre.
For more information about An Audience with Lesley Garrett at The Exchange in Sturminster Newton go to www.stur-exchange.co.uk
What’s more there are more shows to come. You can catch up with Lesley at the following venues:
Friday 8th November, The Exchange, Sturminster
Wednesday 20th November, The Palace Theatre, Paignton
Thursday 21st November, The Plough Arts Centre, Torrington
Friday 22nd November, The Brewhouse, Taunton