Enjoy a luxurious afternoon tea of sandwiches, sweet treats and homemade scones in the elegant surroundings of the Hall’s Verdi restaurant, whilst experiencing a live performance from one of the UK’s most promising operatic talents.
New Zealand baritone, Julien Van Mellaerts, is in his second year at the RCM International Opera School. Julien has appeared in recital at the Oxford Lieder Festival, London Song Festival, St Martin’s-in the- Fields, the premiere of a song cycle by Lewis Murphy at New Zealand House, and Schubert’s Die Winterreise with Roger Vignoles.
With a quintessentially British afternoon tea within London’s most iconic venue, this live performance is the ideal way to spend a relaxing Saturday afternoon.
Programme to include:
Schaunard’s aria, by Puccini from La Bohème
Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen by Mozart from The Magic Flute
Ah per sempre io ti perdei by Bellini from I Puritani.
Bella siccome un Angelo by Donizetti from Don Pasquale
Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen by Korngold from Die Tote Stadt
Deh vieni alla finestra by Mozart from Don Giovanni
Da geh ich zu Maxim by Lehar from The Merry Widow
- Afternoon Tea served from 2:30pm, music from 3pm. If you are gluten intolerant, please advise our caterers ahead of your visit: 020 7959 0579.
- Seats are unreserved and will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis
- Booking is recommended as seating is limited. Please note that not all tables provide a view of the musicians.
- Entry via Door 12
This event is part of our Beyond the Main Stage season. Step beyond the main stage and discover a world of intimate shows under the roof of London’s most iconic venue.