Event Orlando
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Venue Wilton's Music Hall, London, England
First Date 2 August 2006
Last Date 3 August 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Orlando is the story of a lover’s trials. Handel explores the emotional turmoil and spiritual challenges experienced by heroic alpha male Orlando when his lover, Angelica, falls for another man.
Description Source Flyer/Poster
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Opera
Organisations
TWIN Group, Designer
Early Opera Company, Production Company
Wilton's Music Hall Trust, Presenting Company
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Claire Booth Actor and Singer Angelica
Amy Freston Actor and Singer Dorinda
James Laing Actor and Singer Medoro
William Purefoy Actor and Singer Orlando
Dean Robinson Actor and Singer Zoroastro
George Frideric Handel Composer
Christian Curnyn Conductor
Karina Jones Costume Designer
Netia Jones Director
Stephen Oliver Translator
Works
Orlando Furioso
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality England
Further Information Christian Curnyn’s burgeoning reputation as Britain’s foremost Handelian conductor and a cast of stunning young singers at the atmospheric Wilton’s Music Hall guarantees a great night out.
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Programme
Event Identifier 129285