Orfeo

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Time Out says

Silent Opera presents one of the earliest operas, Monteverdi's 1607 tale of Orfeus as he descends to Hell in search of his deceased wife, Euridice. Here, the audience are offered a chance to travel to the Underworld with him. They are provided with wireless headphones,which deliver the soundworld directly into their ears, bringing together live singing and select instrumentalists, mixed with a pre-recorded orchestra. (Composer Louis d'Heudieres has composed a new orchestration for the opera's ambience, plus a full new ending to the show.) The director is Daisy Evans; designs by Kat Heath.

Orfeo: Gerard Collett and Oliver Mercer
Caronte: Timothy Dickinson
Plutone: Callum Thorpe
Pastore I: Owen Willetts
Pastore II: James Geer
Pastore III: David Shaw
Musica/Prosepina: Anna Dennis
Euridice/Ninfa: Caroline MacPhie
Messaggera: Emilie Renard
Speranza: Owen Willetts, Caroline MacPhie, Emilie Renard

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Trinity Buoy Wharf, 64 Orchard Place, E14 OJW

Trinity Buoy Wharf

Trinity Buoy Wharf is the site where all the buoys and markers for the English coast were once made and repaired. The site was rescued from...

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Transport Canning Town ,East India DLR

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020 7515 7153

http://www.silentopera.co.uk

Sun 5pm

£25 (with return boat from a central London pier £35, Jan 23 & 25 only)

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