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The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society

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Talks // Coming up // Duchy Opera: Making it Real
3 June

Duchy Opera: Making it Real

Join composer, musicologist, and author Paul Drayton and academic Andy Lancaster as they delve into the captivating world of opera through a thought-provoking exploration of two contrasting operas - Trial by Jury and Cavalleria Rusticana. Set to be performed in Falmouth this June. 

This immersive experience offers a unique glimpse into the intriguing forces that shaped these groundbreaking works and forever transformed the landscape of opera. 

Through their expert analysis, Paul and Andy invite you to discover the fascinating history behind these operas and take a fresh look at this captivating art form.

Duchy Opera: Making it Real

Saturday 3rd June, 2.30pm

Tickets £5 +£1 Poly fund


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A ceramics exhibition exploring the fear of missing out and the joy of finding your place. Charlotte specialises in coil...

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