Posted on Wednesday 16th May 2012
Peter Karrie as The Phantom Of The Opera
A spectacular concert has been organised to mark Rhondda Cynon Taf Council’s hosting of the Olympic Torch Relay – starring a performer named the world’s favourite Phantom!
Peter Karrie has starred in some of the best-loved musicals on stages all over the world, including Chess, Evita and Les Miserables, but is most renowned as The Phantom in Lord Lloyd Webbers The Phantom of the Opera.
He is bringing his formidable talent to Hawthorn Leisure Centre on Saturday, May 26 as part of a musical extravaganza organised by Making Music in Wales to celebrate the passing of the torch.
Beginning at 7.30pm, the event will also include The Richard Williams Singers, Cor Ysgol Gyfun Y Cymer, Porth County Community School, Symphonic Brass Wales and Jugendsinfonieorchester and Oberschwaben Symphonic Brass Ravensburg.
Tickets are £10 with £8 concessions and can be purchased from the Box Office on 01443 843406. Find out more on teh Making Music Wales Website
Making Music Wales has been the UK’s number one organisation for voluntary music since 1935 and thrives on encouraging all kinds of music groups and individuals be part of a vibrant, multi-cultural music scene. It has 3,000 members, including choirs, orchestras, music promoters, jazz bands, barbershop choruses, sitar ensembles, samba groups, community festivals and brass bands. Each of the members have come to Making Music for the expert assistance they need to set up, run and develop music groups in their communities, so everyone can get involved and thrive.