Iford Arts is delighted to make the following cast announcements. They join legendary comic baritone SIMON BUTTERISS and NADINE BENJAMIN in Johann Strauss’s classic operetta Die Fledermaus – a comic story of revenge and seduction – performed in the glorious Banqueting Room of the Bath Guildhall.
Alfred – ROBIN BAILEY
The serenading tenor, who declares his love for Rosalinde.
Iford Arts audiences will remember Robin as Fenton in Bruno Ravella’s Falstaff in 2012.
Adele – EMILY VINE
Rosalinde’s scheming maid…
“captivating” The Stage
“Emily Vine soars and thrills” Times
“intense and vivid” Opera Magazine
Listen to Emily’s live performance on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune here
Prince Orlofsky – CHARLI BAPTI
Host of the ball at the centre of all the action…
Charli’s credits include Wicked! “the star of the show” Centre Stage Reviews, “perfectly placed as Glinda.. excellent”
Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Dido & Aenas and Carmen.
Dr. Falke – JAMES CORRIGAN
A close friend of Eisenstein and master puppeteer..pulling all the strings..
We are especially delighted to welcome back James an Iford New Generation Artists alumni.
Franke – ROBERT GILDON
The prison warden.
“excellent”London Jazz News
“a full, rich voice” Opera Magazine
“an amazingly powerful voice”