by Gioachino Rossini
March 21, 23-25, 2018
The opera season concludes with a happy ending.
Conductor Eric Jacobsen, Music Director of the Orlando Philharmonic, will be making his Opera Orlando debut. The delightful Amanda Crider finds everlasting love in the title role with her prince, glorious tenor Javier Abreu. Internationally-renowned stage director Ophelie Wolf brings this classic comedic cartoon to life. Orchestra: The Orlando Philharmonic. In Italian with English supertitles.
Wednesday, March 21 @ 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 23 @ 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 24 @ 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 25 @ 2:00 p.m. (Matinee)
Rossini’s Cinderella (La Cenerentola)
Samantha Barnes Daniel: Clorinda
Sarah Purser: Tisbe
Chevalier Lovett: Assistant Conductor
Robin Jensen: Chorus Master
Charles Caine: Costume Designer
Steven Horak: Hair and Make-up Designer
Jon Whiteley: Lighting Designer
Grant Preisser: Set Designer
Cinderella Lead Up Events:
Saturday, March 10, 7:30 pm: Meet the Stars of Cinderella
The cast of the opera share their vocal talents in a program of arias, ensembles, and song. Tickets are $20. Timucua White House, 2000 S. Summerlin, Orlando. Buy Tickets Now!
Tuesday, March 13, 7 pm: Behind the Curtain: Open Rehearsal of Cinderella
A rare opportunity inside the creative process to see how stage director Ophelie Wolf and conductor Eric Jacobsen prepare their cast for their upcoming performances. Tickets $20. Reservations required. Plaza Live Rehearsal Hall, 425 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando. Buy Tickets Now!
March 21, 23, 24 at 6:45 p.m. and March 25 at 1:15 p.m.: Pre-performance Presentation
Conductor Eric Jacobsen and stage director Ophelie Wolf prepare the audience for the opera performance in the Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater (open to ticket holders only).