Directing Cavalli's La Calisto for Hampstead Garden Opera at Upstairs at the Gatehouse
This is one of Cavalli's best-loved works today but was largely forgotten in its day. This opera follows the story of Jove's seduction of Calisto, and the blossoming relationship of Diana and Endymion. La Calisto explores many different qualities and expressions of love through the many different characters.
Book now as this production will sell-out.
Dates from April 25th - May 4th.
0208 340 3468
Teresa Pells and Rachel Wood as Calisto
Zoe Freedman and Felicity Turner as Diana
Peter Brooke and Chris Webb as Jove
Harriet Burns and Joanna Harris as Jove-as-Diana
James Hall and Adrien Mastrosimone as Endymion
Tom Dupernex and David Fearn as Mercury
Philippa Boyle and Susanna Fairbairn as Juno
Victoria Pym and Madeleine Sexton as Satirino
Emily Armour and Joanne Watson as Lynfea
Tom Morss as Pan
Michael Pandazis as Silvano
Musical direction by Oliver-John Ruthven
Orchestra: Musica Poetica London