A Night at the ROUND TABLE
3rd September 2018
OPERA OMNIA presents
Gala Concert of Baroque Music
at Theatre Sats, Moscow
CALL FOR PERFORMERS
Deadline for Proposals 31st July
To close the Round Table Academy on Dryden & Purcell's King Arthur [more here], and to celebrate the opening of the 2018 International Baroque Studio project [more here] there will be a gala concert A Night at the Round Table, featuring participants of the Academy and Studio.
Priority will be given to proposals that relate to Purcell, Dryden, English or French music c1691. We can provide continuo accompaniment for soloists. We especially welcome ensemble and/or dramatic contributions.
There is no fee payable to participate in the Gala, and no fees will be paid to Gala performers. All participants at the Academy, Studio and Gala can attend the Gala concert for free.
Send your proposals (in English or Russian language) by email to
Andrew Lawrence-King including:
Ensemble name and line-up
Composer & Title
Do you need harpsichord at A415?
What else do you need?
Together with a link to a video/mp3 of your performance.
OPERA OMNIA (Director, Andrew Lawrence-King) is the new Academy for Early Opera & Dance, Institute at Moscow State Theatre Natalya Sats (Intendant, Georgy Isaakyan).
There are currently two early operas running in repertoire at Theatre Sats: Anima & Corpo (60th performance this season) and Celos, aun del aire matan (third season) as well as a mainstream production of Alcina and the anti-opera Guido d’Arezzo. In September 2017, the International Baroque Opera Studio presented the premiere of Arianna a la recherche, which is now being recorded for CD release. Future productions include L’Europe Galante and Andrew Lawrence-King’s Kalevala. The 2018 International Baroque Opera Studio will link training/performances of Purcell’s King Arthur and the Round Table Academy research event.
OPERA OMNIA’s Anima & Corpo won Russia’s highest music-theatre award, the Golden Mask. Theatre Sats won the 2017 European Opera Award for Outreach and Education.