El Prometeo

Antonio Draghi

Opera

IN SPANISH, WITH FRENCH SUBTITLES
NEW PRODUCTION OF THE DIJON OPERA

MUSIC Antonio Draghi / Leonardo García Alarcón 
Act 1 & Act 2 : Antonio Draghi
Act 3 : Leonardo García Alarcón 

LIBRETTO Antonio Draghi, based on the play by Calderón

CAPPELLA MEDITERRANEA
NAMUR CHAMBER CHOIR
MUSICAL DIRECTOR
Leonardo García Alarcón
STAGING Laurent Delvert d’après des esquisses de travail de Gustavo Tambascio
STAGE SETS Ricardo Sánchez Cuerda
COSTUMES Jesús Ruiz
LIGHTING Felipe Ramos
CHOIR CONDUCTOR Thibaut Lenaerts
CHOREOGRAPHER Anna Romaní
 

STAGE ASSISTANT Rosabel Huguet
STAGE SETS ASSISTANT Juan José González Ferrero

  • CAST 

    PROMETEO Fabio Trümpy
    PELEO Scott Conner
    TETIS / LA ESTATUA Mariana Florès
    NISEA Giuseppina Bridelli
    SATYRO Borja Quiza
    MERCURIO Zachary Wilder
    MINERVA Ana Quintans
    HERCULES Kamil Ben Hsaïn Lachiri
    NEREO Victor Torrès
    PANDORA Anna Reinhold
    JUPITER Alejandro Meerapfel
    ARACNE Lucia Martin Carton

    DANCERSDaniel Alarcon, Rosabel Huguet, Anna Romaní, Vladimir Hugot


El Prometeo, by the Italian composer Antonio Draghi, has not been performed since 22 December 1669! Composed on a Spanish libretto based on the play by Calderón, it was performed only twice that same year, at the Imperial court of Vienna, for the birthday celebrations of Maria Anna of Austria, queen of Spain.

Today, only one manuscript of the score still exists. It is from this manuscript, in Vienna, that Leonardo García Alarcón, who has made a speciality of bringing to light forgotten masterpieces, has restored and updated this missing link in the history of Opera, between the Venetian lyric tradition and that which reigned in Vienna over the following centuries.

Leonardo Garciá Alarcón, who directs the Cappella Mediterranea, is the Dijon Opera’s new artist in residence: a discovery not to be missed.

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Auditorium
  • June 2018
    • Thursday 14 at 20:00
    • Friday 15 at 20:00
Price B
From 5€ to 44€
Duration
2h50 with intermission

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