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1 Millennium Place, Town Centre,
Durham, DH1 1WA

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October 2018

Radamisto – Gala Theatre

October 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gala Theatre Durham, 1 Millennium Place, Town Centre,
Durham, DH1 1WA
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Radamisto was one of Handel’s most appreciated operas, not least for its famous aria “Ombra cara”, which stunned audiences and was sung in drawing rooms for decades thereafter. It tells a dramatic story of a royal family in old Armenia, locked in mortal conflict. Thematically, it champions faithfulness and married love, but it also has a fine gallery of moral depravity and intolerance. Certainly one for collectors, this is nonetheless a moving and accessible piece of music theatre for anyone…

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