Unfinished Opera About Nanny Well Received

Praise poured down like Portland rain on three women associated with a still unfinished opera staged at the School of Music, Edna Manley College (EMC), on Friday night.

The praise came at least partly, because of the patriotism of the audience, though, ironically, none of the three women - Nanny of the Maroons, the opera's main character; the composer, Dr Shirley J. Thompson, and soprano Abigail Kelly, the work's soloist - is a "born Jamaican". Click here to read more.

Abigail's Tweets

AbigailKellySop RT @BAMEBAMEB4ME: PLEASE READ BELOW. ‼️OPEN AUDITIONS FOR BAME PERFORMERS‼️ Ps - I am trying this, hopefully it will workout! 💙 https://…
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AbigailKellySop @laura_attridge This is just what I needed to hear today! #ThankYou
AbigailKellySop RT @QuinborneChoir: Well done to all our performers who made last night's concert so thrilling and particular thanks to our guests Matthew…
AbigailKellySop @Singing_Fleur @LFOpera Stunning! Gorgeous! Beautiful!! #WorkingTheDress