16
Sep
€20 - €30
20:30 — 21:30
Pafos Castle Square
Pafos Castle Square
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Cassandre

An international production of the Comédie de Genève, which was first presented in the Grand Opera d’ Avignon. Based on the work of Christa Wolf, the music performance presents the moment just before Cassandra, defeated by gods and people alike, falls into the hands of the Achaeans. In the little time she has left, Cassandra tells her story and her sufferings as a child, a lover, a prisoner and a woman.
Director Hervé Loichemol showcases the strength of his heroine, while composer Michael Jarrell dresses the performance with different music genres. Fanny Ardant, who has worked with some of the most distinguished European directors, takes on the role of Cassandra and her exquisite performance confirms her reputation as one the best French actresses.

Directed by: Hervé Loichemol
Music: Michael Jarrell
Stage / Light design: Seth Tillett
Costumes: Nicole Rauscher
Conductor: Jean Deroyer
With the participation of the Commandaria Orchestra under the direction of Francis Guy.

In French with Greek and English surtitles.
With the support and collaboration of the Swiss Arts Council, Pro Helvetia, the Embassy of Switzerland in Cyprus and the French Institute of Cyprus.
Hospitality sponsor: Venus Beach Hotel & St. George Hotel

Entrance: 30€ &20€ (students, unemployed, pensioners)
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Τhe Commandaria Orchestra

The Commandaria Orchestra was established in 2009 by The Cyprus Wine Museum. The appellation of the Orchestra directly references to the region where The Cyprus Wine Museum is based, the Great Commandery of Cyprus which was founded by the Order of Saint John. Commandaria is also the universally unique sweet wine of Cyprus.
The Orchestra’s main target is to spread the musical culture of Cyprus. Its rich repertoire includes masterpieces from the medieval ages until nowadays. Artistic directoρ of the orchestra is maestro Francis Guy

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Free transportation from other cities
From Nicosia
:
Departure from the Cyprus Handicraft Centre (Athalassa Avenue at 18:00)
Return from Pafos public parking after the performance

From Limassol:
Departure from Jumbo (ex Orfanides supermarket) at 18:30
Return from Pafos public parking after the performance

Reservations at: 99 63 92 56

Details

Date:
September 16
Cost:
€20 - €30
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