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King Arthur - The British Worthy

In collaboration with a 10-strong cast of professional opera singers and actors and 12-piece chamber orchestra, Colliers Wood Chorus presented King Arthur - The British Worthy.


This epic, powerful drama, with music by Henry Purcell and text by John Dryden (1691), was given a First World War setting, and was performed coinciding with the hundredth anniversary of the Armistice. It was Community-led and funded by Colliers Wood Chorus.

Director: Julie Osman

Designer: Sally Hardcastle 

Lighting Designer: Steve Lowe

8th-11th November 2018 at Merton Arts Space, Wimbledon Library

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