Tour archive for Gloriana (Opera or Operetta). 13th December 2001-21st December 2001 [TOUR]


Queen Elizabeth I is approaching the end of her reign. Her affection for the impulsive Earl of Essex is tested when he grows increasingly ambitious. Should she listen to the guidance of her advisors or be swayed by emotion? Sun in English. Sponsored by Manchester Airport. Running time approx. 3 hours.


Josephine Barstow (Elizabeth I), Thomas Randle (Earl of Essex), Ruth Peel (Countess of Essex), Karl Daymond (Lord Mountjoy), Susannah Glanville (Penelope/Lady Rich), Eric Roberts (Sir Robert Cecil), Mark Beesley (Sir Walter Raleigh), Richard Whitehouse (Henry Cuffe)


Author: Benjamin Britten
Lyrics: William Plomer
Company: Opera North
Conductor: Richard Farnes
Director: Phyllida Lloyd
Design: Anthony Ward
Lighting: Rick Fisher
Choreographer: Kate Flatt
CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020, restrictions were lifted on 19th July 2021. Please note that iUKTDb archive listings between March 2020 and July 2021 may not be accurate as we did not receive details of all rescheduled and cancelled shows.


Gloriana (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T721525214. Details of all Gloriana archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S1943

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13 Dec 01
21 Dec 01
Grand Theatre and Opera House
West Yorkshire

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