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A4D Opera Aboard the Angel Community Canal Boat, Islington

Start Date 04 May 2017 10:45 End Date 25 May 2017 13:00
Location City Road Basin, Graham Street Park Graham Street London N1 8JX
Calling all friends of Arts 4 Dementia for a programme of music in partnership with the Angel Community Canal Boat Trust, guided by skipper John Checkley.

Noted operatic mezzo-soprano Vivien Conacher will re-energise and inspire individuals, carers, families and friends living with early stage dementia within the community, singing opera choruses as the boat rises and drops in the lock.

Description of the Event:Calling all friends of Arts 4 Dementia for a programme of music in partnership with the Angel Community Canal Boat Trust, guided by skipper John Checkley.


Noted operatic mezzo-soprano Vivien Conacher will inspire with her lovely voice and re-energise individuals, carers, families and friends living with early stage dementia in the community, singing opera choruses as the boat rises and drops in the lock. Enjoy the reverberations of her arias echoing along the long, dark tunnel and re-join the singing while the boat continues its leafy architectural journey and moors by the canal side.

You will see the Angel moored alongside Graham Street Park, the green area on Graham Street, next to City Road Basin.   

Getting there:
Angel tube (Northern Line): lovely 10 minute walk via Duncan Street and Vincent Terrace
Buses: 43, 205, 214, 394, Central Street stop (UV or UW)

To register, please contact: 
Ella Dinsdale
020 7014 2855 (before 15th March 2017)
020 7239 4954 (after 15th March 2017)
admin@arts4dementia.org.uk www.arts4dementia.org.uk 

Arts 4 Dementia (Registered Charity 1140842).

Number of Participants: 8Contact: Ella DinsdaleTelephone Number: 02070142856Email Address: ella@arts4dementia.org.ukTransport Facilities: Buses, Underground, Rail, Parking nearby

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Arts 4 Dementia
Phoenix Yard
65 King's Cross Road
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WC1X 9LW

Telephone: 020 7239 4954
Email: info@arts4dementia.org.uk

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