2023 Festival Season Repertoire

In 2023, from July 22 to August 20, HSOF will rehearse and perform two fully-staged operas: Offenbach’s La jolie parfumeuse and Handel’s Serse.

music by Jacques  Offenbach
sung in French, with English dialogue

music director: Giancarlo Scalia
stage director: Andrew Pelrine

LA JOLIE PARFUMEUSE 
Rose Michonsoprano
Bavoletmezzo soprano
Clorindesoprano
La Juliennemezzo soprano
Arthémisesoprano
Madelonsoprano
Justinesoprano
Lisesoprano
Mirettesoprano
Poirottenor or soprano
La Cocardierebaritone or mezzo
Germainbaritone or mezzo


Serse by G.F. Handel

music by G.F.  Handel
sung in Italian

music director: TBA
stage director: Nina Scott-Stoddart

SERSE by Handel 
Sersemezzo soprano or countertenor
Arsamenesoprano
Armastrecontralto
Romildasoprano
Atalantasoprano
Ariodatebass
Elvirobaritone