First Dates: Keith Pun X Nele Mennes
Counter tenor X performance artist
Keith Pun X Nele Mennes
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the location of this performance has changed. The new location is LAB 2|9|3.
Countertenor Keith Pun, was born and raised in Hong Kong. He completed his postgraduate vocal studies at the Royal College of Music. This season, Keith makes several company debuts, including the title role in Rosabella Gregory’s TUTANKHAMUN’S SHOES with the English Touring Opera and Fish/King in Alex Ho’s UNTOLD with Britten Pears Arts and Flemish Opera. In addition, Keith Pun performed in RUINATION at the Royal Opera House in December 2022, marking his Linbury Theatre debut.
Nele Mennes – Belgian singer, songwriter and vocal improv-artist and theatre creator. She sings with trio Alma Mía, is part of the Dutch music collective Batavierhuis and teaches. Naakt, her second show, received the first prize at Utrechts Kleinkunst Festival.
About First Dates
With First Dates, O. links singers from different musical worlds and challenges them to perform together for the first time. They meet each other in an inspiring place and will amaze themselves, but also you as a visitor. And who knows, such a first encounter may lead to more… Exciting for musicians and audience in any case!