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Royal Ballet LIVE : MANON

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
MANON AND DES GRIEUX’S TRAGIC LOVE IS A MASTERPIECE OF MODERN BALLET. CHOREOGRAPHY KENNETH MACMILLAN. MUSIC JULES MASSENET. APPROXIMATE RUNNING TIME: 2 HOURS 35 MINUTES, INCLUDING TWO INTERVALS.
Manon’s brother Lescaut is offering her to the highest bidder when she meets Des Grieux and falls in love. They elope to Paris, but when Monsieur G.M. offers Manon a life of luxury as his mistress she can’t resist. With the Lescauts’ encouragement Des Grieux cheats at cards in an attempt to win Monsieur G.M.’s fortune. They are caught. Manon is arrested as a prostitute and deported to New Orleans, followed by Des Grieux. On the run, Manon dies from exhaustion.
Ticket Details: Standard ticket £13.00
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
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Southwold Library Reading Group

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Discussing “Instructions for a Heatwave” by Maggie O’Farrell.
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
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