FAUST by Gounod – Swansea City Opera – 10th Anniversary tour!

FAUST by Gounod – Swansea City Opera – 10th Anniversary tour! At the Buxton Opera House.

One of the ladies must-see productions……

The Concept: Sung in English, this dark Gothic tale follows the fortunes of Faust, who weary of life, is contemplating suicide when he encounters Mephistopheles (the Devil).  Faust agrees to exchange his soul for eternal youth and the fulfilment of his hedonistic wishes. The resulting journey balances romance and temptation; and is widely regarded as a magical and tuneful masterpiece, based on Goethe’s dramatic poem Faust, one of the great works of European Literature. Continue reading “FAUST by Gounod – Swansea City Opera – 10th Anniversary tour!”