Soprano Mercedes Arcuri’s debut at the Wexford Festival Opera in Chabrier’s “Le Roi Malgré lui”

2012-10-17

The Wexford Festival Opera will house a new production of the opera “Le Roi Malgré lui”, by Emmanuel Chabrier. Soprano Mercedes Arcuri will play the role of Minka. The prestigious festival is known for staging rarely performed but undoubtedly interesting works. Stage direction has been entrusted to young American director Thaddeus Strassberger. Jean-Luc Tingaud will be conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Wexford Festival Opera. There will be four performances at the Wexford Opera House — on October 25th, 28th, 31st and November 3rd.