New Sussex Opera – La Belle Hélène
French fizz and foolery set to deliciously immortal music – outrageous fun. A talented cast bring this hilarious farce to life. Prepare for plenty of surprises in Jeff Clarke’s version of the story of the lovely Helen of Sparta. Stuffy it isn’t. A musical treat for Offenbach’s two-hundredth anniversary.
A collaboration with Opera della Luna. NSO Chorus, St Paul’s Sinfonia, Conductor Toby Purser, Director Jeff Clarke, Designer Gabriella Csanyi-Wills. Cast includes Hannah Pedley (Helen), Anthony Flaum (Paris).
Dates in November and December:
- Wednesday 13th November at Lewes Town Hall – 7pm
- Sunday 17th November at Congress Theatre Eastbourne – 4pm
- Thursday 28th November at Chequer Mead East Grinstead – 7pm
- Sunday 1st December at The Old Market Hove – 4pm
- Thursday 5th December at Bloomsbury Theatre London – 7pm