IL GIRELLO: THE WHEEL OF FORTUNE
In 1682, "Il Girello" was seen in Venice and made history as the first marionette opera. 330 years later, it now makes a debut in Seattle! Exquisite cast of marionettes joined by a live ensemble featuring the world-class talents in early music.
Artistic Directors: Christine and Stephen Carter
Music Director: Margriet Tindemans
Composers: Jacopo Melani and Alessandro Stradella
Librettist: Filippo Acciaiuoli
Now is your chance to witness this "... serious operatic creation marked by elegant melodies and intricately woven counterpoint."
-- Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle Music Critic
Northwest Puppet Center (View)
9123 - 15th Ave. NE
Seattle, WA 98115
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|