Covent Garden presents silent singer tonight

The baritone Christopher Purves has a throat infection and cannot sing in tonight’s Written on Skin.

Good trouper that he is, he will act the part while James Cleverton sings from the wings.

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  • 5 years ago Peter Coleman-Wright was ill and unable to sing Beckmesser. On that occasion he acted the role on stage and the part was sung from the wings by … Christopher Purves.

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