Sunday, September 1

Hadley Fraser & Louise Dearman in Once Upon A Time

On  27th September at 8:00 pm BBC Radio 2's Friday Night is Music Night presents Once Upon A Time which is a concert featuring music inspired by fairy tales ofThe Brothers Grimm, Wilhem and Jacob, who wrote countless German folk tales including the stories of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Hansel and Gretel, Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood, The Pied Piper and Snow White.

The concert will be recorded at the Mermaid Theatre in London's Blackfriars on Wednesday 25th September and you can obtain tickets by clicking on this link.

Samantha Bond is the presenter and story teller, West End star Hadley Fraser takes on the role of the Handsome Prince, while Louise Dearman is the Beautiful Princess. They will be accompanied by the 60 piece BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Nick Davies.

The concert features music from Tchaikowsky, Mendelssohn, Rossini, Mussorsgsky and Rimsky Korsakov plus songs written for Disney's Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, Aladdin, Tangled (Rapunzel) and The Little Mermaid.  The whole concert finishes with the spectacular 'Night on a Bare Mountain' as featured in Disney's 'Fantasia'.

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