Opera production company, Elemental Opera are putting on Richard Wagner’s epic 5 hour opera, Parsifal at St Michael & All Angels Church on 22nd, 27th, and 29th of October. Based on the classic grail story but with a Victorian East End opium den twist it’s set to be one of the highlights of the year! We chat to the Director Mark Burns and the Conductor Michael Thrift all about putting on a production on this epic scale.

Photo credit: Michael John White