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1985 FESTIVAL OPERATIC CENTERPIECE

Teseo

Music by George Frideric Handel (1685–1759)

Libretto by Nicola Haym (16781729)

 

May 30, 31, June 1, 3, and 4, 1985

Boston College Theatre Arts Center

Boston, Massachusetts

 

Nicholas McGegan, Musical and Stage Director

Scott W. Blake, Scenic Designer

Kevin J. Flynn, Lighting Designer

Bonnie J. Cutter, Costume Designer

Carol Pharo, Choreographer

 

Cast

 

Judith Nelson

Agilea

Christine Armistead

Clizia

Drew Minter

Arcane

Steven Rickards

Egeo

Nancy Armstrong

Medea

Sharon Baker

Fedra

Randall Wong

Teseo

Gale Ormiston

Horrid Monster

Nicholas Solomon

A Priest of Minerva

William Hite, William Cotton,

John Clarke & Donald Wilkinson

Chorus of Athenians

 

Dancers

 

Carol  Pharo, S. C. Liu & Susanna Lembeck, Spirits and Furies

Alyssa Calorio, Page

 

Orchestra

 

Daniel Stepner, concertmaster

John Gibbons, harpsichord

Myron Lutzke, continuo ’cellist

Stephen Hammer, principal oboist