Opera Productions


Handel’s Semele (Autumn 2015)

Semele IB 2015 curtain with orchestra

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Now available on DVD :  £21 for 3 DVD set – please contact us if you would like to order a copy

 Was Fri, Sat, Sun : 11th, 12th and 13th December 2015 at the Normansfield Theatre

Handel’s version of this story taken from Greek mythology

Semele, a beautiful but unsophisticated maiden falls in love with the god Jupiter and discovers the “endless pleasure, endless love” of the heavens.

Jupiter’s wife Juno is understandably unhappy with the situation and plots Semele’s downfall.

 The Prophetess or, the history of Dioclesian, Henry Purcell (Spring 2015)

Saturday 21 March 2015 at 7.30pm, Vineyard Church, Richmond, TW10 6AQ

Dioclesian flyer full

Semi-staged performance of Henry Purcell’s Dioclesian –  a new concept by Leo Mercer

Purcell’s tragicomedy about power struggles in ancient Rome, complete with monsters and princesses;  re-framed for the modern day

Director:                 Dionysios Kyropoulos          Musical Director: Janet Oates

 Dido and Aeneas (Purcell) and The Judgement of Paris (Eccles) (Autumn Production 2014)

For more details of Dido and Aeneas and The Judgement of Paris click here

Earlier productions:

2013: Orfeo


2012: The Dragon of Wantley


2011: Solomon


2010: Beggars Opera


2009 Acteon and A Secular Masque


2008: Indian Queen


2007: La Calisto


2006: Dido and Aeneas and Bastien & Bastienne


2005: King Arthur



2004:      Venus & Adonis

2003:      Faerie Queen

2002:      Acis & Galatea

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