About the Show/Event
Information for Ensemble OrQuesta - La Calisto Cavalli at Cockpit Theatre, Inner London (Concert). This unique version of Cavalli's 17th-century masterpiece brims full of beautiful music and wide-ranging emotions. With its sexual intrigue, cross-dressing, seduction and manipulation, its delightful romance, comedy and disguises, this work is thought-provoking, entertaining and uplifting. Come and enjoy the outstanding singing of our talented young soloists, accompanied by Ensemble OrQuesta Baroque (violins, cello, lute, baroque guitar, harpsichord and organ).
Performers Cedric Meyer (Archlute/Baroque Guitar), Ada Witczyk (violin), Eloise MacDonald (violin), Erlend Vestby (cello), Helen May (Calisto), John Holland-Avery (Giove), Eric Schlossberg (Endimione), Isabelle Haile (Diana), Rosemary Carlton-Willis (Giunone), Victoria Mulley (Linfea), Kathleen Nic Dhiarmada (Satirino), Marcio da Silva (Mercurio), Kieran White (Pane), Timothy Patrick (Silvano).
Musical Director Marcio da Silva. Musical Director Kieran Staub (harpsichord). Director Madeline Claire de Berrie (assistant).