Investec Opera Holland Park will stage a one-off performance of Verdi’s Requiem on Tuesday 1 August 2017. All proceeds from the event will go to those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire, with funds distributed by Rugby Portobello Trust.
Tickets are on sale from today, priced at £35, £25 and £20. They can be purchased online or by telephone and donations can also be made online.
All tickets are sold out, but Opera Holland Park are inviting those who would to hear the performance to turn up at Holland Park and listen from outside the venue.
Performers include Anne Sophie Duprels (soprano), Yvonne Howard (mezzo-soprano), Neal Cooper (tenor) and Barnaby Rea (bass), plus the Opera Holland Park Chorus, the City of London Sinfonia and conductors Sian Edwards and Peter Robinson.
Several of OHP’s staff are residents of North Kensington. One current member of staff, and Grenfell resident, is currently missing.
Find out more about the Verdi Requiem memorial concert and to book tickets or donate: www.operahollandpark.com.