GENERATION

Three women. A Boomer, a Millennial and the one in the middle.

What do they have to teach each other? Or to forgive each other for? 

 

Featuring a brand new mini opera by playwright, poet and spoken word artist Sabrina Mahfouz and composer Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian, alongside unheard dramatic music by women from the last 400 years - Generation is about women and age, what the young owe their elders, and what they’ve been left with. An honest conversation in words and music about time and whether it makes us wiser, or kinder.

Made at The Red House and supported by the Ambache Charitable Trust.

DATES & VENUES

18 October 2019

4pm Beyond the recital

7.30pm GENERATION

Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall

York, YO10 5DD

cast & creatives

 

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toria banks

writer, director

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linda hirst

performer

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shakira tsindos

performer

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donna bateman

performer

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cevanne

horrocks-hopayian

composer

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and many more composers

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lana bode

musical director

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sabrina mahfouz

librettist

with thanks to

 

Jessica Cottis

Julie Stirman

 

Melanie Hughes

at the Ars Femina Archive at the University of Indiana Southeast

and its founder Susan Reigler

 

The Ambache Charitable Trust

 

The Red House/Wild Plum Arts

 

Heath Street Baptist Church

 

Trinity Laban

York Concerts