A feast of inspiring music

Haywards Heath-based touring opera company Opera Brava are offering a candlelit opera gala at All Saints Church in Lindfield on Saturday, July 20,

Spokeswoman Marie Turner said: “Opera Brava have assembled a fabulous cast of young, exciting and thrilling singers mixed with some international artists, who have performed in major opera houses including Covent Garden and English National Opera.

“Southern Sinfonia chamber ensemble and Jeremy Silver will provide the musical accompaniment.

“The candlelit opera gala promises to have something for everyone. For both the lifelong opera lover and the novice, this programme, fully staged and with chamber ensemble, brings a feast of opera’s most inspiring music that will create a positive and lasting memory.

“The programme includes such gems as La Traviata, the Lakme duet, the Pearl Fishers duet, Rigoletto quartet, a medley from West Side Story, and songs by Lehar, Rodgers & Hammerstein and Gershwin, finishing with a cleverly devised medley from the Gilbert & Sullivan operas.”

Box office: 01444 443000 or www.operabrava.co.uk.