Fidelio Educator Materials

MUSIC BY LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN

 

DEFEATING TYRANNY FROM THE INSIDE.

 

Arrested. Tortured. Presumed dead. Two years ago, Leonora's husband disappeared into the depths of a detention facility run by his political enemy. Now, the only way to discover if he's alive is for Leonora to infiltrate the prison disguised as a man.


SYNOPSIS

One woman dares to hope that her husband, a dissident long thought to be dead, might still be alive — in one of the most dangerous detention centers on earth.

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Cast and Creative

CAST
Leonore Elza van den Heever
Florestan Simon O'Neill
Don Pizarro Falk Struckmann
Rocco Eric Owens
Don Fernando Alfred Walker
CREATIVE
Conductor Eun Sun Kim
Stage Director Matthew Ozawa
Set Designer Alexander V. Nichols
Costume Designer Jessica Jahn
Lighting Designer JAX Messenger
Chorus Director Ian Robertson

Illustration by Shawna X.