English Touring Opera - La Calisto at Saffron Hall
Music - Classical, Thu 3 Nov 2016
Timothy Nelson conductor & director
The Old Street Band
Paula Sides Calisto
George Humphreys Giove
Nick Pritchard Mercurio
Tai Oney Endimione
Catherine Carby Diana
Adrian Dwyer Linfea
The infatuation of Jove with the lovely Calisto and the unlikely attraction of Virgin Diana to the handsome Endymion entangle them in love wars as comical as they are dangerous. Cavalli’s La Calisto irreverently charts the relations between gods, men and women in a rich and heady score.
|Thu 3 Nov 2016||19:30|
Sung in English with surtitles
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Saffron Hall is minutes from the centre of Saffron Walden and close to the M11.
If travelling northbound along the M11, exit at junction 8 and follow the signs to Hertford (A120) and then Saffron Walden (B1383). Soon after the turning to Audley End station on the left, turn right along Walden road/Wenden road. Once you reach the top of the hill, turn right at the t-junction and Saffron Hall is almost immediately on your right, on the site of Saffron Walden County High School.
If travelling southbound along the M11, exit at junction 10 and follow the signs to Saffron Walden via the A505, A1301, then B1383. Once you have driven past Audley end house and the Audley End estate turn left along Walden road/Wenden road. Once you reach the top of the hill turn right at the t-junction and Saffron Hall is almost immediately on your right, on the site of Saffron Walden County High School. Note that junction 9 of the M11 has restricted access.
Saffron Hall has ample free on-site parking, including parking for blue badge holders.
: 2 miles from Audley End station
- Coach parties accepted
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- On-site light refreshments
- Accepts groups