Upclose Ii – Serious Cabaret – Leaving Berlin With Mary Carewe

Date: Wednesday 04th December 2013 19:30

Venue: Gorilla Bar, Manchester

UpClose is our eclectic series of laid-back concerts in some of the city&s most interesting and unique venues, shining a light on hidden gems, both in terms of the music and the venues themselves. Relax and unwind with a drink and enjoy an eclectic blend of classical and contemporary music at close quarters.

With the rise of Nazism and Hitler&s Chancellorship in 1933, many musicians, artists and composers left Germany spreading their influence around the globe. This programme delves into the world of Berlin cabaret and political theatre between 1900-1933 and then beyond. Versatile soprano Mary Carewe joins Camerata principal players in a darkly entertaining programme featuring songs by Schoenberg, Zemlinksy, Spoliansky, Weill, Eisler, Hollaender and Gershwin, including ‘Falling in love again&, ‘Mack the Knife&, ‘Chuck out the men&, ‘Alone in a Big City& and many more.

‘Mary Carewe, whose voice travels effortlessly from contemporary classical to Broadway and Hollywood, has a sweet-toned soprano with a dash of lemon and spice.& The Times

Listen to a selection of songs from the concert here


Find Your Voice: Members of Camerata&s Youth Programme share their new piece of political theatre which expresses their view of modern 21st Century Britain and the issues affecting young people.

CONCERT 7.30pm

TICKETS: £10 (£6 students) plus booking fee*

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*Image creditSebastian Matthes – Manox Photography