|Melisso||José Coca Loza|
No one can resist Alcina: she has lured many lovers to their demise. But when Ruggiero falls under her spell, his fiancée Bradamante dons a disguise that will leave everyone questioning whether, in an age of reason, love can conquer all. Friend or foe? Wife or husband? Lover or beast? On Alcina’s magic island, nothing is as it seems.
Wild fantasies and dark desires come to life in Richard Jones’s intoxicating new staging of Handel’s fantastical opera. The magnificent Lisette Oropesa returns to Covent Garden in the title role, joining a stunning international cast.
Lisette will be debuting this role