Opera Briefs

March 25, 2013

RIAM Opera BriefsBritten’s dramatic cantata exploring the death of the mythological, incestuous Phaedra is coupled with Jake Heggie’s poignant work for actor and  baritone based on a true story of two  gay lovers the Holocaust tore apart forever.

Britten: Phaedra
Heggie: For a look or a touch (Irish Première)
Cast: Imelda Drumm, Owen Gilhooly and Daniel  Reardon
Conductors: David  Adams and Andrew Synnott

Director: Gavin Quinn

The Lir Academy at 8:00 pm
Tickets: €15 / €10 (concessions)
Presented in partnership with The Lir Academy at Trinity College Dublin.