International week Urban Challenges: Opera ‘Leedberg’ by Philippe Lamouris
David De Geest, conductor
Hildegard De Vuyst (Ballet C de la B, Alain
Platel, Festival de Marseille, Berliner Festspiele), regie
This opera-community project is an organic cross-over with the aim to strengthen the importance of higher education in society: education is not only about acquiring knowledge and skills but also about forging
bonds that transcend personal backgrounds and age. Jazz, classical and historical music together with will alternate in a dazzling live performance where professional musicians and soloists share the stage with the wider society.