Heaven Hereafter

Jillian will be performing in two concerts in Aberdeen on 25th May:

St Andrew’s Cathedral, 12 Noon: 30 minute recital with pianist Aden Mazur.

St Machar’s Cathedral, 7.30pm: soprano soloist with Con Anima. Jillian will be performing the role of Nancy Luce in a new choral work Heaven Hereafter by Thomas LaVoy.

The Threepenny Opera

The University of Aberdeen Opera Society shall be performing this iconic work by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill 15-17 March.

Jillian is the production designer for this show and has thoroughly enjoyed collaborating with director Thomas Henderson, who she last worked with in 2012 whilst she was a student at the University.

The Mikado

Final rehearsals are going well for the Aberdeen Gilbert and Sullivan Society’s 2019 production of The Mikado. The show opens on 21st February in the beautiful surroundings of the Tivoli Theatre. This is the first G&S work Jillian has directed and she’s enjoyed the opportunity to work with such a talented cast and production team.

Further information and booking details can be found here.

‘A History of Music in the University of Aberdeen’ artwork and print run

A History of Music in the University of Aberdeen, by Margaret Carlaw & Derek Ogston

Cover artwork and print run completed – now for launch.

Papercut and collage using manuscripts and fragments of old Uni Choral Society programmes (don’t worry, Jillian has permission from Special Collections) Can you spot music by Paul Mealor, Pete Stollery, Phillip Cooke, John F Hudson, David Smith, Suk-Jun Kim and Reginald Barrett-Ayres?