The Birds

Length: 60'

Warwick Festival, 8th Jul 2005
Salamanca Festival (Spain), 2nd Jul 2005
Oxford Playhouse, 10th Jul 2005
Iford Manor, 6th Jul 2005
City of London Festival, 30th Jun 2005
City of London Festival, 29th Jun 2005
Cheltenham Festival, 4th Jul 2005
Buxton Opera House, 20th Jul 2005

rhythmic, reflective, polyphonic, lyrical, fast

Publisher: UYMP; ISMN: M 57036 001 7

Genre: Opera and Music Theatre

Programme Note:

Opera for actor, 10 singers, solo cello and percussionist.
Commissioned by the City of London Festival for The Opera Group and I Fagiolini with the award of the Gresham College Prize.

Music Director: Robert Hollingworth

Director: John Fulljames

Designer: Soutra Gilmour

Lighting Designer: Charles Balfour

Cast includes: Julie Cooper, Glenville Hargreaves, Robert Hollingworth, Carys Lane, Juliette Pochin, Paul Reeves, Robert Rice, Giles Underwood, Simon Wall, Clare Wilkinson, Richard Wyn Roberts.


The Opera Group has information on The Birds here.

I Fagiolini has information on The Birds here.