Current Opera: L’Egisto

4-13 June 2021 at the Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone

Once again HGO brings opera back to London with a specially-commissioned new edition of Francesco Cavalli’s musical fable L’Egisto, fully-staged with baroque orchestra. More details coming soon!


4, 6, 10, 12 June

Egisto: Kieran White
Climene: Helen May
Lidio: Eric Schlossberg
Clori: Shafali Jalota
Hipparco: Thomas Kelly
Amore: Stephanie Hershaw
Semele/Bellezza/Hora Seconda: Rachel Allen
Venere/Fedra/Hora Quarta: Ana Fernandez
Dema: Anna-Luise-Wagner
Volupia/Didone/Hora Terza: Emily Noon
La Notte/Apollo/Hora Prima: Flavio Lauria

5, 9, 11, 13 June

Egisto: Martins Smaukstelis
Climene: Astrid Joos
Lidio: Alex Pullinger
Clori: Caroline Taylor
Hipparco: John Holland-Avery
Amore: Helen Lacey
Semele/Bellezza/Hora Seconda: Charity Mapletoft
Venere/Fedra/Hora Quarta: Olivia Carrell
Dema: Emily Kyte
Volupia/Didone/Hora Terza: Helen Daniels
La Notte/Apollo/Hora Prima: Laurence Gillians

Production Team

Director: Marcio da Silva
Assistant Stage Director: Sophie Levi-Roos
Stage Designer: Christian Hey
Stage Manager: Ben Riedel