Ruth Paton, Rumbled
Ruth Paton, Rumbled


English National Opera/Philharmonie Luxembourg

  • Composer: John Barber
  • Libretto: Hazel Gould
  • Director: Tim Yealland
  • Designer: Ruth Paton

A new interactive opera for children under 5 and their families. Based on the famous German Fairy Tale. Schools tour and residency at La Philharmonie, Luxembourg.

Over a decade, Ruth collaborated with Tim Yealland on 8 new operas, including Rumbled, for young audiences and audiences with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. Each show was highly interactive and multi-sensory, touring to schools throughout the country and in an annual residence at the Philharmonie Luxembourg.

Shows included Red Blue Green, Midnight Moon, Different, WaxWings, Spin and Crossing the Styx.