SONG OF THE SEASON
‘a perfect marriage of words and music’
DREAMS OF PEACE & FREEDOM ON TOUR
'Fill the silence with your music... and then peace will come'
Throughout May, English Cabaret are giving informal performances of Dreams of Peace & Freedom in support of Justice for Ukraine.
President Zelensky has called for a tribunal 'similar to' IMT Nuremberg for the crimes of aggression waged on his country by President Putin and the Russian military. Dreams of Peace & Freedom tells the story of the Nuremberg Trials through the eyes of British prosecutor David Maxwell Fyfe. It shows justice has been done and can be done again.
As the centenary of Katherine Mansfield's death approaches, Sue Casson is looking through her original score and notes to re-imagine her first musical, Two Tigers for the stage next year. It explores the life and work of the New Zealand writer, and her relationship with writer and editor John Middleton Murry. Follow her progress through her blog, Mansfield Musings.
Shortlisted for the Vivian Ellis Prize, Sue Casson's first musical was staged at Edinburgh on the centenary of Katherine Mansfield's birth. As the centenary of her death approaches in 2023, Casson is revisiting and reimagining her show a lifetime on. Join her as she muses on Mansfield in a new series of blogs. The latest is below.