Your chance to get a Handel on baroque opera in Hitchin on Saturday

George Frideric Handel

George Frideric Handel - Credit: Archant

Benslow Music’s annual baroque opera project comes to a climax at Hitchin’s Queen Mother Theatre on Saturday.

There’s an 11.30am matinee as well as a 7pm evening show for Handel’s Acis and Galatea, originally devised as a one-act masque and first performed in 1718.

Tickets costing £15 (£5 for students) from the QMT box office on 01462 455166 or via

Find out more about concerts and courses on the cards at the Benslow Lane education and performance base – including next Monday’s recital at Benslow Lane by pianist Alan Dorn, at

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