Symphony of Sorrowful Songs
Watch the contemporary masterpiece come to life and engulf you in the emotions of love and loss
strict cancellation policy
This ticket cannot be canceled or refunded.
why watch symphony of sorrowful songs
Watch one of contemporary music’s finest works, Henryk Górecki’s Symphony of Sorrowful Songs come to life at the London Coliseum. Symphony of Sorrowful Songs is one of Górecki’s best-known works as has sold over a million copies. This contemporary masterpiece is sung in Polish with a meaningful mediation of motherhood, love, and loss. It provides the perspectives of a mother losing her children and a child separated from their parents. Symphony of Sorrowful Songs also known as Symphony No. 3 is a symphony in 3 parts and is poetically driven throughout. The award-winning director, Isabella Bywater directs this production with debutant Nicole Chevalier as the soprano of the piece. Watch this iconic symphony brought to life at the London Coliseum.
Play Enthusiasts | Opera lovers
know before you go
Duration: 55 mins
No. of Shows a Week: ~5
Opening Date: 27 April 2023
Closing Date: 6 May 2023
Theatre Name: London Coliseum
Theatre Facilities: Accessible toilets, Wheelchair access
Dress Code: Smart casual
Cast and Creatives
- Sung in Polish, the surtitles system displays sung words in English above the stage
- The ticket can be presented digitally at the entrance on the day of your visit.
- Please note most of the theatres do not allow entry post the show start time and we recommend you to reach the venue 10-15 minutes early.