Friday, 25 November 2016

BBC Audience - Join our BBC Orchestras and Choirs for an unforgettable celebration this Christmas!

Neil Brand's A Christmas CarolFriday 2 December | Barbican Centre
Follow Ebenezer Scrooge as his past, present and future conspire to teach him the real spirit of Christmas, in a dark and atmospheric telling of Dickens's timeless story, with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers, plus a superb line-up of actors led by Philip Jackson as Scrooge. Composer and playwright Neil Brand has created a new version in which actors present the story over a full orchestral score, conducted by Martin André.

BBC Singers at Six: Come along before the concert to hear the BBC Singers perform a selection of Christmas music at St Giles' Cripplegate.

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Friday Night is Music Night: Merry Christmas!

Saturday 10 December | Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall

Mark Gatiss

Join Mark Gatiss as Scrooge and a starry company of actors and singers in a special adaption with music of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. The BBC Concert Orchestra is joined by Katie Melua, the Gori Women's Choir from Georgia, actors Lee Ingleby, Rosie CavalieroAllan Corduner and Desmond Barritt and West End stars John Owen-Jones (Les Misérables), Rosalie Craig (The Threepenny Opera), Shaun Escoffery (The Lion King) and Louise Dearman (Wicked).

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Christmas with the BBC Singers

Tuesday 13 December | Milton Court

Bob Chilcott

Get into the festive spirit and join the BBC Singers for a yuletide treat at Milton Court! Bob Chilcottconducts Christmas music by choral masters Britten and John Rutter, and unveils new work My Perfect Stranger, as well as providing a catchy new arrangement of Jingle Bells.

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