R'OTELLO THE RUGBY OPERA
'I've been to an opera before and I lasted ten minutes -
I stayed for the whole thing tonight - it was awesome'
SEPTEMBER 4.6.7 2019
19.30 - 22.00
Bridewell Theatre, Bride Lane
LONDON EC4Y SEQ
TICKETS: £30 (£28) £25 (£23) £20 (£18)
Otello leads Samoa to the Rugby World Cup Final: Tensions on the field are high, but off the field they're deadly'. The passions of opera and rugby face off with domestic violence, in this imaginative retelling of the operas Otello (Verdi), Carmen (Bizet) and Tosca (Puccini) with scenes written and directed by Sani Muliaumaseali'i.
Contains themes of an adult nature and strong language. Patrons discretion is advised. + 16
The LEOGAFA Voices, Rosenau Sinfonia conducted by Raphaël Sudan
Carmen suite played by The Andy Philip Jazz Ensemble.
Lighting: Dominic Warwick Adornments: Libby Spring. Choreography Faimea Uma
Chours master Christopher Taylor
R'Otello images by Foteini Christofilopolou