MESSIAH - Autumn 2020
Seen by over 11,000 people since 2011
Over 100 performances!
Merry Opera's staged MESSIAH
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In the Merry Opera Company's dramatisation of Handel's Messiah, twelve strangers seek spiritual comfort in their struggle to understand the world. Singing together in a church, they inspire each other to pick up the ragged ends of their faith and look to the future with hope.
Going to a traditional performance of Messiah will never be the same again" - audience comment, Westerham, 2015
“A powerful and affirming performance..…a delight. Bringing the singers out from behind their scores brought out the human character of this music” - Opera Now
Stage Director - John Ramster; Revival Director - Glenn Tweedie
Music Director & Conductor - Rebecca Taylor; Organist & Assistant Conductor - Richard Leach
Costumes - Michelle Bradbury; Wardrobe - Andrea Gambell
Stage Manager - Marie-Laure Hay