George Frideric Handel


Conflicting passions rage as Orlando struggles to balance his desperate love for Angelica with his duty as a soldier. When he realises that she already loves Medoro, Orlando’s battle between desire and duty drive him mad. 

Tour Details

Sept 21 2007 Thurles The Source
Sept 22 2007 Thurles The Source
Sept 25 2007 Dublin The Helix
Sept 26 2007 Dublin The Helix
Sept 27 2007 Dublin The Helix
Oct 02 2007 Navan Solstice Arts Centre
Oct 04 2007 Tralee Siamsa Tire
Oct 06 2007 Cork Everyman Palace Theatre
Oct 09 2007 Belfast Stranmillis Drama Theatre
Oct 11 2007 Galway Town Hall Theatre
Oct 13 2007 Derry Waterside Theatre

"OTC has created a production which throves on the idea of love as a central theme, representing another fresh perspective from a company who alwasy seem to surprise."
Culture Northern Ireland
"An outstanding performance [which] enhanced OTC's well-established reputation as a leading Handel opera company."
Opera Magazine

Production Information

Creative Team

Director Annilese Miskimmon
Conductor Christian Curnyn
Design Simon Holdsworth
Lighting Design Tina Mac Hugh


Orlando William Towers
Angelica Natasha Jouhl
Medoro Reno Troilus
Dorinda Mary Hegarty
Zoroastro Jonathan Best

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