Event Alcina
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 24 September 1992
Opening Date 24 September 1992
Last Date 24 October 1992
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Alcina is a story of fantasy, enchantment and true love with a beautiful and challenging score by Handel.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Opera
Organisations
The Australian Opera, Production Company
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, Production Company
The Australian Opera Chorus, Production Company
Contributors
Name Function Notes
George Frideric Handel Composer
Richard Divall Conductor
John Pascoe Designer
Garth Scott-Annetts Director
Elizabeth Campbell Mezzo-Soprano
Robert Helpmann Original Director
George Hogan Singer
Graham Pushee Singer
Joanna Cole Soprano
Yvonne Kenny Soprano
Fiona Maconaghie Soprano
Michael Martin Tenor
Works
Alcina, HWV 34
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information 8 performances: Sept 24, 28 and Oct 2, 6, 10, 14, 20 & 24.
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Aug/Sept 1992
Event Identifier 65551