Richard Stark - Classical Singer : Bookings

Richard is available for bookings in the UK & abroad. He can be booked either Solo, with an Instrumentalist or Soprano or with an Ensemble. You can enquire about booking Richard at richard@operacabaret.com.

Typically included in the price is travel, PA and equipment, and up to two hours (2x55 mins.) of entertainment, which may include singalongs and other audience participation if required.

Below is a list of the kind of events Richard has performed at :-

Concerts / Operas / Oratorio :

Previous engagements include Opera Holland Park, European Chamber Opera, Barrington Theatre, Sewerby Hall & Aylesbury Vale Proms in the Park, Headingley Cricket Ground 3 Tenors Concert. In Oratorio he has perfomed in the UK, France, Holland & New York.

Corporate Events :

Previous clients include the Birmingham NEC, London Hilton Park Lane, The Hurlingham Club, Kensington Roof Gardens, The Orient Express, Miele Fridges, Isuzu Trucks, Nirex & Copra Ball (perfume industry).

Private Functions :

Richard has performed at numerous Hotels, Freemasons Lodges, Society Dinners & Private Parties etc...

Weddings :

Typically a Wedding will consist of :-
Whatever bespoke pieces are required during the Ceremony.
Up to 90 minutes of entertainment during the reception.
Normally at Weddings there is a DJ or Live band on after the performance, however if the budget is tight then for a modest supplement the PA system can be used with a laptop (gone are the days when DJs needed thousands of records) to provide music for people to dance to.In addition Richard (or a guest) may be tempted to join in (aka karaoke) with a song that is playing.
Richard is as familiar with Pop music as he is with Classical music.

Music Festivals :

Including Glastonbury Festival, Faversham Music Festival, Hitchin Music Festival as well as Rhythms of the World and Big Green Gathering.

Depending on the occasion, Richard can offer a variety of shows :-

SAMPLES :

Opera : Mozart, Verdi, Handel, Puccini, G&S. From beautiful Arias to comedic songs to rousing choruses.

Non Piu Andrai from 'The Marriage Flute'

Drinking Song from 'The Student Prince'

Youtube link - Di Provenza from 'La Traviata'

Musical Theatre : Lloyd Webber, Les Miserables, Chess. A collection of songs from Musicals new and old. Typically all the songs would be from Musicals currently in the West End - either new or revived.

Bring Him Home from 'Les Miserables'

This Is The Moment from 'Jekyll and Hyde'

Youtube link - Music of the Night from 'Phantom'

International Folk Music : Scottish (Burns Night), Irish (St. Patrick), English, Italian, Russian, American, Latin American, Spanish, German/Viennese & French songs.

The Fields of Athenrye

Funiculi Funicula

Youtube link - Nella Fantasia

En Aranjuez Con Tu Amor

Dark Eyes

Rat Pack / Swing Jazz : Tributes to the greats - Sinatra, Michael Buble, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole etc....

Fly Me To The Moon

Let There Be Love

Home

New York

Me and Mrs Jones

Everything

Rock Opera : Is it Rock ? Is it Opera ? It's Rock Opera - classic Rock and Pop songs performed in an Operatic way.
Pot Pourri : The most popular choice - a mixture of all the above to suit the occasion.  
Bespoke : Much of Richard's repertoire has grown organically in response to requests, so if you have a specific theme or occasion in mind feel free to make suggestions.  

RGK Media Ltd

Tel : (+44) (0)1525 853490

richard@operacabaret.com