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The story begins with the wedding of Orfeo, a musician of almost magical power, to Euridice. The announcement of Euridice's sudden death cuts the wedding celebrations brutally short. For Orfeo, who had loved her for so long, the news is almost beyond endurance. He resolves to do the seemingly impossible: to return her to life, at whatever the cost. New Production.

Performers John Mark Ainsley (Orfeo), Elizabeth Watts (Musica/Hope), Brindley Sherratt (Pluto), Stephanie Marshall (Proserpina), Tom Randle (Apollo/First Shepherd).
Music Monteverdi. Producer English National Opera. Producer Handel and Haydn Society (Boston). Conductor Laurence Cummings. Director Chen Shi-Zheng. Design Tom Pye. Costume Caitlin Ward. Translation Christopher Cowell. Company Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.


Orfeo (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T01507166692. Details of all Orfeo archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2041

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15 Apr 06
28 Apr 06
London Coliseum
West End
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