The Angel Esmeralda
Opera & Vocal
The Angel Esmeralda (world premiere)
Commissioned by Scottish Opera
Adapted from the short story by Don DeLillo
Music by Lliam Paterson (Former Scottish Opera Emerging Artist Composer in Residence)
Libretto by Pamela Carter
Dominic Wheeler conductor
Martin Lloyd-Evans director
Gregor Donnelly designer
Robbie Butler lighting designer
A mysterious girl witnessed clambering across the ruins of a South Bronx estate dies... or does she?
Composed by Guildhall alumnus Lliam Paterson, this new opera is based on Don DeLillo’s captivating short story, described by the New York Times as “a dazzlingly told tale of despair and ruination, the dream of redemption and the testing of faith”.
Tickets: £25 (£15 concessions)
Silk Street Theatre