Heritage Opera's Beggar's Opera/Dido & Aeneas production is touring the UK North West 31st October to 8 th November, 2008.
Photos below are from the dress rehearsal. Further details from the website: http://www.heritageopera.co.uk
Mr Peachum - John RawnsleyDido/Polly Peachum - Serenna WagnerBelinda - Sarah Helsby-HughesAeneas/Macheath - Thomas EaglenMs Peachum - Wendy SharrockSpirit/Sailor/First Courtier/Sorcerer - Eric Cymbir2nd Courtier/sorcerer (Dido) - Luke Thomas
Producer/Conductor - Chris Gill Director(dido)Sarah Helsby-HughesLockit/Director (Beggar's Opera) - Dean Taylor
Heritage Opera is a professional opera company performing in historic venues across the UK
" ..it seems Lancashire has at last acquired a high-quality opera company of its own." Opera Now July/August 2008Note: All photos are copyright of Chris Elliott and can be reproduced only with my permission. This is normally available on condition that I am credited as photographer.