It’s now no secret.

I’m writing an opera.

The subject is the Canadian hospital ship ‘Llandovery Castle’ and her doomed voyage to Britain in 1918, with 14 Canadian nurses on board.

I will tell you more very soon, about how this came about, how I found my librettist Paul Ciufo and collaborating producers of the Bicycle Opera Project,
but I just wanted to share this article by Cassandra Szklarski of the National Post because it is so cool and terrifying to have press
before we’ve finished writing.

Click here to read Cassandra’s excellent write-up.
Opera to focus on Great War nurses 100 years after hospital ship sinking

Llandovery Castle

The Llandovery Castle

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