The Duchess Of Padua

“Always dramatic and flows seamlessly”

Broadway World ****

“A slick and stylised production, and the scenes of violence are artfully done”

Bachtrack ***

“The direction is simple, yet effective”

The Reviews Hub ****

Oscar Wilde’s epic tragedy of revenge and passion turned into a compact opera. An earnest young man falls for the browbeaten wife of the cruel and coercive Duke – with dreadful consequences for them all.

Ellie Neate (soprano) Beatrice, Duchess of Padua
Anna Elizabeth Cooper (mezzo-soprano) Guido Ferranti
James Beddoe (tenor) The Duke of Padua
Henry Grant Kerswell (bass) Count Moranzone

Director: Fleur Snow
Designer: Melissa Sofoian
Words: Oscar Wilde
Music: Edward Lambert
Piano duo: Alex Norton & Adrian Salinero