Published on June 27th, 2018 | by The Town Crier0
Assembly Hall Theatre – Upcoming Highlights
Well-known historian and TV presenter Dan Snow comes to the Assembly Hall Theatre on Monday 9 July! In ‘An Audience with the History Guy’ – Dan will recount anecdotes of memorable experiences from his very successful career as a historian and broadcaster but, in a refreshing twist, also research and include historical facts and stories all relating to the Tunbridge Wells area! The show will be an undoubted success with academics, students, families (young and old) and all those interested in the history of their region and town.
Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live orchestra with over 30 musicians, Bizet’s Carmen comes also comes to the Assembly Hall Theatre Wednesday 29 August! While the wait’s a little longer for this one, it’s definitely worth it. Carmen tells the story of the downfall of Don José, a naïve soldier who is seduced by Carmen, a seductive, free-spirited femme fatale. José abandons his childhood sweetheart and deserts from his military duties, yet loses Carmen’s love to the glamorous toreador Escamillo. Love, treachery, passion and betrayal, Carmen has it all.