Handel’s Messiah

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Date:  5 April 2015
Venue: Opera Theatre
Ticket Price: R110.00
Time:  4pm

 

George Friderick Handel’s Messiah, generally regarded as the greatest masterpiece of music ever composed in England, makes a welcome return to Durban again this Easter.

The famous oratorio will be performed live at the Playhouse Company’s Opera Theatre on Easter Sunday and  will feature some of the country’s foremost and acclaimed opera singers, symphony choirs and the ever-popular KZN Philharmonic Orchestra.

Messiah, whose story line focuses on the biblical Nativity, the Crucifixion and the Resurrection, is now performed every year in many corners around the globe, at venues that range from tiny community halls to the world’s leading concert venues.

Directed by Ralph Lawson, this production features soloists:

· Violina Anguelov: Mezzo-Soprano
· Khumbuzile Dhlamini: Soprano
· Aubrey Lodewyk: Baritone
· July Zuma: Tenor