Leo Geyer

composer | conductor

Mozart's 

Così fan tutte 2017

reimagined opera

Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte with new translation by Jo Turner

Finalist for the Offies Best Opera Production 2018 

Commissioned by Baseless Fabric Theatre and first performed in promenade in South West London on the 27th July 2017, directed by Jo Turner and conducted by Leo Geyer. 

Duration

60' 

 

Roles

FIORDILIGI  soprano

DORABELLA mezzo-soprano

FERRANDO tenor

GUGLIELMO baritone

DON ALFONSO baritone

Scoring

violin | accordion | bassoon

Programme Note

A reimagining of the 3 hour opera sung in Italian with full orchestra for the streets of Merton. The music was arranged for 3 instruments suitable for promenade performance by Leo Geyer, accompanied by a new modern English libretto written by director Joanna Turner. It’s a story about friendship, cheating, and testing the one you love. 

Availability 

This work is available to hire. Please get in touch to find out more.

Perusal Score

Please note that this music is in copyright and it is illegal to copy or perform from the perusal score. 

Trailer video from premiere production

Performance History

9th June 2018 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

8th June 2018 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

14th May 2018- Baseless Fabric Theatre at Wimbledon Tennis Club

6th August 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

5th August 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton ​

4th August 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

3rd August 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

2nd August 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

28th July 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton 

27th July 2017 - Baseless Fabric Theatre at street locations, Merton