The cast of “We Will Rock You.” Photo Credit: Queen Theatrical Productions.
The Richmond Symphony will close its 2011-2012 season with “The Music of Queen: A Rock & Symphonic Spectacular” on Saturday, May 19.
Created in 2008, the show features a full band and lead performers from the London West End musical “We Will Rock You.” All performers auditioned for and were selected by original Queen members Brian Taylor and Roger May. The show features various selections from over the course of Queen’s four-decade career, including “Somebody to Love,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and “We Are the Champions.”
Tickets for “The Music of Queen: A Rock & Symphonic Spectacular” will be available starting April 2.
The Damnation of Faust, an epic opera story about man’s struggle against the devil, plays at the Carpenter Theater this weekend. The opera plays May 17th at 8PM and also May 18th at 3PM. The show is the season finale for the Richmond Symphony. The Damnation of Faust is a dramatic opera composed by French composer, Hector [...]