Orpheus in the Underworld

The Opera House
Water Street, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6XN
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Orpheus' trip to the Underworld to recover Eurydice. First performed in 1858 and perhaps the first ever full-length classical operetta, this opera is perhaps most famous for the 'Can Can', or as it is properly called, 'The Infernal Gallop'.

Gilbert and Sullival Festival. Pavilion Arts Centre