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Warwick Student Opera - The Merry Widow

The start of February sees Warwick Student Opera's production of Franz Lehar's The Merry Widow touring Warwickshire. Running from 5-9 February, they will be coming to a venue near you offering an enjoyable night out for all the family.

Set in the fictitious Embassy of Pontevedro in Paris at the turn of the 20th century, The Merry Widow tells the story of Anna, the widow of the wealthiest man in Pontevedro and her encounters with Count Danilovich. Filled with high-class parties, comic subterfuge and can-can girls, this is the must-see show of the year!

Tickets are priced at £8 (£6 concs.) for performances at:

  • The Abbey Theatre,Nuneaton (5 February; box office 02476 354090);
  • The Waterside Theatre, Stratford (6 February; box office 01789 290111);
  • Lapworth Village Hall (8 February; tickets from Sarah Allen on 07919 436677 or s.d.a.allen@warwick.ac.uk); Rowington Village Hall
  • Rowington Village Hall (9 February; tickets from Sarah Allen on 07919 436677 or s.d.a.allen@warwick.ac.uk).

All performances start at 7.30pm.