Cape Town Opera ends its 2016 season with the earliest recognized operatic work, Orfeo, at the Artscape Theatre. A team of cutting-edge creatives has collaborated to stage Orpheus’ descent into darkness as he searches the underworld for his departed wife, Euridice.
Award-winning director and designer Jaco Bouwer (Balbesit, Rooiland, and Samsa-Masjien) makes his CTO debut. He is joined by Magdalene Minnaar (Associate Director), Ina Wichterich (Choreography), Bridget Baker (Costume Design) and Wolf Britz (Lighting Design).
Erik Dippenaar leads a cast of singers through Monteverdi’s achingly beautiful score, accompanied by the Camerata Tinta Barocca, a Cape Town-based baroque ensemble consisting of a core of string players with a harpsichord.
Tickets are R150 and R200.
Come dine with us …
To celebrate a successful 2016 season, Cape Town Opera is offering a special R260 Orfeo opera & meal special:
R260 includes your opera ticket, a Greek inspired meal (a choice of vegetarian or chicken moussaka and Greek salad) and a glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage served after the performance in the Theatre Well.
On 19, 23, 24, 26 November – Dinner is served immediately after the performance.
On Sunday 20 November – Lunch will be served at 13:30 and performance commences at 15:00.
This is a limited offer so be sure to book early at http://online.computicket.com/web/event/orfeo/989569025/0/69891522
Any further enquiries, please contact Dawn Kennedy email@example.com