Orfeo

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Time Out says

Hampstead Garden Opera presents an English verison of Claudio Monteverdi's take on the myth of Orpheus (setting a libretto by Alessandro Striggio.) Only through music Orpheus charm his way into the Underworld to reclaim his beloved wife-of-a-day, Euridice from the nether ruler Hades. But can he win her back permanently? Directed by Matthew Eberhardt, the cast is accompanied by an early music ensemble boasting theorbos, gambas, cornetti, recorders, harp and regal, directed from the harpsichord by Oliver-John Ruthven. (English Translation by Anne Ridler.)

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Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Junction of Hampstead Lane/North Rd, N6 4BD

Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Quality varies wildly at this tiny theatre in North London. You can't fault its charm however, which oozes out of artistic directors John and...

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020 8340 3488

http://www.upstairsatthegatehouse.com

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