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Orfeo ed Euridice presented by Irish National Opera and United Fall


  • Thursday 21 February 8:00pm

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€30/€27 Conc.
Duration: 85 minutes (no interval)
Pre-Performance Talk from 7.15pm. FOC

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Sung in Italian with English surtitles
Duration: 85 mins (no interval)

Irish National Opera & United Fall in partnership with the Irish Baroque Orchestra present Orfeo ed Euridice  by Christoph Willibald Gluck. Orfeo ed Euridice is the great musical myth of Orpheus rescuing his wife Euridice from the Underworld in a  revolutionary new mix or words, singing and dancing.

The power of the Orpheus myth lies in its balance between mortality and hope, transcendence and love. Orfeo ed Euridice is a powerful mix of music, song, dance and imagery, and features Gluck’s famous and profoundly moving aria Che farò senza Euridice.

A pre-performance talk will take place in glór’s studio space from 7.15-7.45pm. The talk will feature director, Emma Martin in conversation with Fergus Sheil, Artistic Director of Irish National Opera. Free of charge.

Gluck’s revolutionary opera Orfeo ed Euridice was a highlight of Galway International Arts Festival 2018 where it had a run of sold out performances. This major new production from Irish National Opera and United Fall is directed and choreographed by one of Ireland’s most exciting dance theatre makers, Emma Martin, who “creates the sublime out of grief” (The Independent).

“It’s a triumph for all” Sunday Independent

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