Black Theatre Live


Clocks 1888: The Greener

Adam Temple-Smith (Author), Directors Dr. Dominic Hingorani and Rachana Jadhav of Brolly will be accompanied by Martin Ward (Composer) Fred Beaufort (Lighting Designer). 


Patricia Rozario OBE (Ma) was born in Bombay and studied at the Guildhall School of Music, winning the Gold Medal, and at the National Opera Studio. She has been the recipient of many prizes and awards, including the Maggie Teyte Prize and has enjoyed a wide-ranging career in opera, concert work, recording and broadcasting. Patricia’s unique voice and artistry has inspired over 15 of the world’s leading composers to write for her, notably Arvo Pärt and Sir John Tavener, who alone wrote over thirty works for her.

Keisha Atwell (Greener) trained at Laine Theatre Arts. Her theatre credits include Ensemble & u/s Felicia in Memphis - The Musical (Shaftesbury Theatre); Tiger Lilly in Peter Pan (SECC, Glasgow); Louise Brown & u/s Oda Mae Brown in Ghost - The Musical (UK Tour); Ermengarde in Hello, Dolly! (Curve Theatre, Leicester); Martha/Hotbox Girl & u/s Agatha in Guys & Dolls (Piccadilly Theatre); I Can’t Stop Loving You (Haymarket Theatre) June in Chicago (Adelphi Theatre); Shirley in Saturday Night Fever (UK Tour); Consuelo in West Side Story (Leicester Haymarket).

Dickon Gough (Coster) trained at LIPA. Recent credits include: Chorus, Die Fliegande Hollander, Krol Roger, GuillaumeTell, Carmen, Royal Opera House; cover Billy Jackrabbit, La Fancuilla del West, Opera North; Lord Stewart, Blasphemy, TBAI/Royal Theatre of Scotland (R&D) Dulcamara, Elisir D’Amore, Ravenna Festival; Sergeant, La Boheme, Longborough Festival.



Adam Temple-Smith (Author) made his operatic debut at the RNCM singing the role of Eurimaco in Monteverdi’s Il Ritorno D’Ulisse in Patria. Since then, he has gone on to appear in various RNCM productions including chorus in Shostakovich’s Paradise Moscow, Cleon in Gluck’s L’ivrogne Corrige, Camille in Franz Lehar’s The Merry Widow and Lysander in  Britten’s Midsummer Night’s Dream. He will also be appearing as Ferrando in Mozart’s Cosi Fan Tutte in the forthcoming Year.

Martin Ward (Composer) trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has written music for opera, dance and theatre productions including Cinderella (2009) for the Unicorn Theatre; Ugly Duckling (2011), The Wind in the Willows (2012), Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (2013) and Peter Pan (2014) for the Polka Theatre and Only A Day (2015) for the Belgrade Theatre.