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Suffolk Libraries Presents

Amazing performances and cultural events recorded live and screened at your library using top quality projection equipment.

Suffolk Libraries Presents: Matthew Bourne's The Car Man at Capel St Mary Library

Capel St Mary Library · Thu 26 Jan 2017, 1345 -1545 · £8 (inc refreshments)
For tickets visit or call Capel St Mary Library

Suffolk Libraries Presents: Matthew Bourne's <cite>The Car Man</cite>
Loosely based on Bizet’s popular opera, Carmen, with one of the most thrilling and instantly recognisable scores in classical music, the familiar 19th Century Spanish cigarette factory becomes a greasy garage-diner in 1960’s America where the dreams and passions of a small-town are shattered by the arrival of a handsome stranger.

Suffolk Libraries Presents: Matthew Bourne's The Car Man at Felixstowe Library

Felixstowe Library · Fri 7 Oct 2016, 1900 · £7.50 (advance bookings only)
For tickets visit or call Felixstowe Library

Suffolk Libraries Presents: Matthew Bourne's <cite>The Car Man</cite>
Loosely based on Bizet’s popular opera, Carmen, with one of the most thrilling and instantly recognisable scores in classical music, the familiar 19th Century Spanish cigarette factory becomes a greasy garage-diner in 1960’s America where the dreams and passions of a small-town are shattered by the arrival of a handsome stranger.

About

Suffolk Libraries Presents brings quality theatre and exhibition events to Suffolk communities using the latest digital screening equipment.

It’s funded by Arts Council England and runs in several of the county’s libraries with the aim of bringing more Suffolk residents into contact with the arts in a familiar and accessible local venue.

Digitally recorded, internationally acclaimed performance and exhibition events will be screened using the latest projection equipment in Stradbroke, Felixstowe, Ixworth, Gainsborough, Hadleigh, Lowestoft and Capel St Mary libraries.

The performances will include the Globe Theatre’s productions of Julius Caesar and The Comedy of Errors; well-known ballets such as Matthew Bourne’s productions of Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake; and unique, commentated tours of visual art exhibitions featuring artists such as Matisse, Rembrant and Van Gogh.

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In partnership with Creative Arts East

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Funded by Arts Council England