Live at an as-yet unnamed shopping centre in the North of England, soprano Rebecca von Lipinski plays Sophie Faust , a career woman about to discover that success comes at a price. Featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Robert Ziegler, the opera incorporates a range of popular classical pieces by Bizet, Handel, Mozart, Offenbach, Verdi and Wagner. Adding their voices to the chorus will be members of the public who've responded to text messages sent on the day. Also starring Mark Stone and Peter Auty. Introduced by Patrick O'Connell.
4/6. Clothes-mad teenage sisters Lucie and Elane are each convinced that the other gets the most spent on them. Mum Helen is struggling under a mountain of debts and is worn out by the girls' constant fighting, but when she tries to lay down the law, the girls run away to their dad, who Helen has hardly spoken to since their divorce 14 years ago. Its clear to Dr Tanya Byron and Dr Stephen Briers that there are some tough emotional issues to be resolved. New.
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