About the Show/Event
Find the best Orpheus and Eurydice opera or operetta tickets at London Coliseum, West End. Orpheus descends into Hell on a journey to the extremes of human emotion to reclaim his beloved Eurydice. The poignancy of bereavement is threaded through Gluck's version of the Orpheus legend, but love triumphs over death and the opera ends with a life-affirming hymn of joy. Performed in English
Approximate runtime 90minutes (including any interval).
Performers Sarah Connolly (Orpheus - Orfeos), Sarah Tynan (Eurydice - Eurydike), Soraya Mafi (Love - Eros).
Music Gluck. Lyrics de Calzabigi. Producer English National Opera. Conductor Harry Bicket. Director Wayne McGregor. Choreographer Wayne McGregor. Design Lizzie Clachan. Costume Louise Gray. Lighting Jon Clark. Translation Christopher Cowell.