About the Show/Event
Information for Orfeus: A House Music Opera at The Young Vic, West End (Opera or Operetta). Set in the near future, this unique production blends music genres and performance into a timeless version of Ovid's legend. Orfeus confronts his true nature to save the beautiful poet Euridice from his father Pluto, the fascist ruler of a dystopian empire. Grammy award-winning Nmon Ford plays Orfeus. Blurring the lines of opera, house music and theatre, Nmon Ford's Orfeus makes its World Premiere at the Young Vic, directed by Charles Randolph-Wright (Motown: The Musical).
Age Advisory: 14+
Performers Shaq Taylor, Bernadette Bangura, Franc D'Ambrosio, Nmon Ford, Fiona Finsbury, Nathan Kiley, Fabiane Leame.
Music Nmon Ford. Lyrics Nmon Ford. Author Nmon Ford. Producer Young Vic. Director Charles Randolph-Wright. Design Leslie Travers. Lighting Aideen Malone. Sound Richard Brooker. Costume Ozwald Boateng. Choreographer Shay Barclay. Musical Director Benjamin Kwasi Burrell. Director Pippa Ailion (CDG - casting director). Director Natalie Gallacher (CDG - casting director).