Present Company in a gala concert

pRESENT Company will be performing a Gala Concert at Buxton Opera House on Friday, August 26.

Entitled A Song In My Heart, the event celebrates the music of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart and gets under way at 7.30pm.

This prolific partnership composed over 500 songs and 28 musicals, which included The Girl Friend (1926), inspiration for Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend (1954). Songs to be featured include With a Song in My Heart, My Funny Valentine, Falling in Love With Love, The Lady Is a Tramp, This Can’t Be Love, Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered.

Join the soloists, dancers, musicians and chorus of Derbyshire-based Present Company for an evening of memorable melodies.

In addition, there is a stage workshop to be held at the venue on Saturday, August 27, where you can experience the magic of treading the boards yourself.

Come on stage to be part of one big number from The Boy Friend, the start that Present Company is performing at the venue all week. The workshop is open to all ages and runs from 11am-2.30pm

Ticket details for the concert are available by calling the box office on 0845 127 2190.