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  • Audley End Road
  • Saffron Walden, England, CB11
  • United Kingdom

Gogol - The Night Before Christmas
Saffron Hall 30 November 2017
Two performances: 11am and 1.15pm - key stage 2 schools concerts

Matthew Sharp (narrator, bass baritone, cello)
David Le Page (violin)
Clare O'Connell (cello)
Stuart King (clarinet)
Milos Milivojevic (accordion)

It’s Christmas Eve in Little Russia and Oksana, Vakula the blacksmith’s girlfriend, wants an impossible present. But where did the moon go? And who’s that stranger with horns and a tail? In this retelling of Gogol’s story The Night Before Christmas, storyteller Matthew Sharp and the musicians of CHROMA mix Ukrainian folksongs with Russian classics to cast a seasonal spell.

All tickets £7. Running time: 70 mins


Illustration by Clare O'Connell

Illustration by Clare O'Connell