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Jerome Hynes Theatre, National Opera House




Approx. running time: 50 minutes

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In a realm where time bends and music transcends, the celebrated critic Mr. Michael Dervan orchestrates an ethereal encounter with the legendary Charles Villiers Stanford, who composed one of this year main stage operas: The Critic.

Prepare for revelations that defy mortality - a symphony of secrets awaits.

Written and hosted by Michael Dervan

Dates and times

Wednesday 30 Oct3pm 3pm Book

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