NSO’s first production of an opera by Handel.
In a story of two distinct halves, the colourful, joyful tale of lost and reunited love turns more sinister in the second half, as Acis and Galatea have their blissful dreams plagued by the monster Polyphemus.
NSO Chorus and Baroque Ensemble
Conductor Nicholas Houghton,
Director David Foster
Acis Hugh Benson
Galatea Katherine MacRae
Damon Olivia Hemmings
Polyphemus Andrew Robinson
Saturday 23 May 7.30 pm – Michael Hall School Theatre, Forest Row
Sunday 31 May 4 pm – The Birley Centre, Eastbourne
Friday 5 June 7.30 pm – All Saints’ Centre, Lewes
Tuesday 9 June 7.30 pm – The Old Market, Hove
Friday 12 June 7.30 pm – Leconfield Hall, Petworth
Sunday 14 June 7.30 pm – All Saints’ Centre, Lewes
One of the UK’s most enterprising small opera companies, New Sussex Opera constantly surprises with its ambition and the quality of its fully staged productions.” Opera Now September 2018