Most recent performance
There are currently no scheduled performances of FUSED. It was last on stage 24 July 2016 as part of the Summer 2015/16 season.
Please note: Tickets will be available for purchase online and by phone until 12 noon Saturday. After this, tickets will need to be purchased on the door. The ROH Box Office at Civic Hall will open at 5pm.
Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus is five years old! Celebrate with us at FUSED 2016, a large-scale fifth birthday at the Civic Hall in Grays on Sunday 24 July 2016. The Chorus will showcase repertory from their five years of work, as well as performing the premiere of I Claim the Sky, a new commission for Thurrock devised by John Barber and Hazel Gould with local Thurrock schools and the community. The 90-minute performance includes a rich assortment of opera, musical theatre, classical and contemporary music.
110 members of the Chorus will be joined by three professional guest singers, 14 Young Vocal Leaders and two Trailblazer primary schools, under the guidance of a professional artistic team including Director Tom Guthrie, Musical Director Jeremy Haneman, Assistant Director Kirsty Tapp and Assistant Musical Director Michalis Angelakis. Be prepared for exciting music, movement, costume and staging! This special one-off event is not to be missed.
News and features
22 July 2016
Ensemble singing groups like the ROH Thurrock Community Chorus offer unique opportunities for engaging with all walks of life.
12 May 2015
This year’s exciting summer programme includes a costume party, BP Big Screen relay, and performances from our Thurrock singing groups.
20 August 2013
The FUSED Thurrock Music Festival to be followed by Deloitte Ignite Festival of Voices in Covent Garden on 22 September.
7 March 2013
Join us in Essex for a weekend of workshops and concerts celebrating vocal music of all types.
22 February 2013
The film focuses on a community choir and stars a host of British acting talent.