The Royal Opera & Roundhouse Co-Production: The Return of Ulysses by Claudio Monteverde

Airs Saturday, July 4, 2018, at 12 noon. This week we present The Royal Opera & Roundhouse Co-Production of The Ruturn of Ulysses by Claudio Monteverdi, featuring Roderick Williams as Ulysses / Human Frailty; David Shipley as Antinous/Time; Catherine Carby as Minerva/Fortune; Caitlin Hulcup as Penelope; Francesca Chiejina as Melantho/Love; and Samuel Boden as Telemachus. This production aslo features Susan Bickley, Mark Milhofer, Nick Pritchard, Tai Oney, Andrew Tortise, and Stuart Jackson. The Early Opera Company Orchestra and Chorus comprised of members of Roundhouse Community Choir, Royal Opera Thurrock Community Chorus and students of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama will be lead by Christian Curnyn.