With a title meaning The truth put to the test, the dotty story features a Sultan who has two sons at the same time, one by his Sultana, the other by Damira, the favourite of his other wives. He ordered the babies to be switched at birth but twenty years later, the Sultan can no longer live with his guilt and decides to reveal to the world what happened.Performers Ida Falk Winland (Rosane), Diana Montague (Damira), Jean Rigby (Rustena), Yaniv d'Or (Melindo), James Laing (Zelim), Paul Nilon (Sultan).
Music Vivaldi. Company Garsington Opera. Company Garsington Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Conductor Laurence Cummings. Director David Freeman. Design Duncan Hayler. Lighting Bruno Poet.