Orfeo

 

The 7.30pm performance on Tuesday September 17 will be signed. Please call the box office on 01736 810181 or email [email protected] for information.

  The 2pm performance on Sunday September 15 will be Audio Described. Please call the box office on 01736 810181 or email [email protected] for information.

Devastated by the news of the death of his bride Eurydice, Orpheus journeys into the underworld to find her.

He crosses the River Styx and is on the verge of an astonishing escape with his bride, when tragedy strikes again.

Monteverdi’s 1607 opera still has the power to thrill audiences today.

This is a special production, light and fresh, yet true to ancient storytelling tradition. Jenni Balow’s review of the production