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The Prisoner | Fidelio (Act II) Dallapiccola | Beethoven

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Role: The Prisoner

Conductor: Lothar Koenigs

Directer: David Pountney

This unique double-bill brings together the BBC National Orchestra of Wales alongside WNO Chorus and WNO Community Chorus.

The Prisoner was originally a radio opera based on a short story, and is paired with Act II from Beethoven’s only opera Fidelio, reflecting man’s innate desire for liberty.

These semi-staged operas will be directed by WNO Artistic Director David Pountney and conducted by former WNO Music Director Lothar Koenigs.

Later Event: August 10