Event Orpheus in the Underworld
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 30 January 2003
Opening Date 30 January 2003
Last Date 26 March 2003
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A satirical re-telling of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth. A new performing version.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Opera
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Drew Anthony Choreographer
Jacques Offenbach Composer
Julia de Plater Conductor
Emmanuel Plasson Conductor
Mark Thompson Designer
Ignatius Jones Director
Jonathan Biggins Librettist
Ignatius Jones Librettist
Phillip Scott Librettist
John Rayment Lighting Designer
Jamie Allen Singer
Jennifer Bermingham Singer
Jonathan Biggins Singer
Kerry Brown Singer
John Brunato Singer
Andrew Brunsdon Singer
Joan Carden Singer
Amelia Farrugia Singer
Warwick Fyfe Singer
Lisa Harper-Brown Singer
David Hobson Singer
Seang Yoon Lee Singer
Sally McHugh Singer
John Pringle Singer
Cathy Dadd Stage Manager
Resources
Works
Text Nationality France
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information 18 performances. Sung in English.
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Jan/Feb 2003
Event Identifier 22387