Manoel Theatre’s Opera Production

Manoel Theatre’s Opera Production
17th March 2016 MPO Marketing

Manoel Theatre’s Opera Production

DATE: 17/03/2016
TIME: 8:00 PM till 8:00 PM

Manoel Theatre's opera production

Gluck: Orphee et Eurydice

Music Director: Philip Walsh
Stage Director: Denise Mulholland
Set Design: Pierre Portelli
Costume Design: Luke Azzopardi
Soloists: Francesca Aquilina (Amour);
Gillian Zammit (Eurydice);
Hadar Halevy / Lucia Cirillo (Orphee)

This is a new production of Berlioz’s 1859 version of the opera Orphee et Eurydice originally composed by Christoph Willibald Gluck based on the myth of Orpheus and set to a libretto by Ranieri de ‘ Calzabigi. It belongs to the genre of the azione teatrale, meaning an opera on a mythological subject with choruses and dancing. With the Malta Philarmonic Orchestra conducted by Philip Walsh and stage direction in the hands of Denise Mulholland, this Manoel Theatre’s Opera Production is set to mesmerize its audience into magical, mysterious world.

LOCATION: Teatru Manoel, Valletta