NIMBY Opera present the chilling and “powerfully dramatic” one-act opera Good Angel, Bad Angel by Lyell Cresswell.
Based on a short story by Robert Louis Stevenson, the opera follows the journey of a thief, Markheim, who, on Christmas Eve, wants to put his life of crime and violence behind him. But old habits, and the intervention of a Visitant from beyond the grave, threaten to lead him back to his old ways…
Rising star NZ bass-baritone Hadleigh Adams leads a cast of talented young singers – Wellingtonian Craig Beardsworth, and Frances Moore, finalist in the 2007 Lexus Songquest. The production of this spooky NZ opera is supported by Creative NZ and the New Zealand Opera Society.
April 4, 2008 7:00PM
Venue: Gryphon Theatre, 22 Ghuznee Street, Wellington
Bookings: NIMBY Website or 04 971 7678