Enjoy a luxurious afternoon tea of sandwiches, sweet treats and homemade scones in the elegant surroundings of the Royal Albert Hall’s elegant Verdi restaurant, whilst experiencing a special afternoon of opera from award-winning soprano Felicity Hayward.
Felicity will perform a number of operatic movie favourites accompanied by talented pianist Catherine Herriott, to an audience enjoying delicious cakes and sweets, freshly-cut sandwiches and a selection of our finest loose-leaf teas that hit all the right notes.
Repertoire to include:
Puccini O Mio Babbino Caro from Gianni Schicchi (featured in A Room with a View)
Faust The Jewel Song from Gounod (featured in The Age of innocence and Phantom of the Opera)
Offenbach Barcarolle (featured in The Tales of Hoffmann and Life is Beautiful)
Herrmann I Have Dreamt from Wuthering Heights
Dvorák Song to the Moon from Rusalka (featured in Driving Miss Daisy)
Rossini Una Voce Poco Fa from Il Barbiere di Siviglia (featured in Citizen Kane)
Mozart Porgi Amor from Le Nozze di Figaro (featured in Amadeus)
- Entry via Door 12
- Afternoon Tea served from 2:30pm, with music from 3pm. If you are gluten intolerant, please advise us ahead of your visit on 020 7959 0579
- Booking is recommended as seating is limited. Please note that not all tables provide a view of the musicians
- Seating is unreserved and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis
The Royal Albert Hall’s Festival of Film celebrates magic of the movies, while shining a spotlight on cinema’s most stunning scores.